Attractions

Museum in Kazimierz Dolny

Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum is housed in a large, finely restored granary from 1591. Though there is little information in English, kids will enjoy seeing the range of birds, animals and insects (albeit stuffed). Of …
Church in Kazimierz Dolny

Parish Church

The Gothic parish church presiding over the Rynek was built in the mid-14th century, and remodelled when Renaissance styles swept Poland in the 16th century. The ornate wooden organ from 1620 sounds as lavish as it …
Cemetery in Kazimierz Dolny

Jewish Cemetery

Over the centuries, Kazimierz Dolny had a significant Jewish population, and in the decades leading up to WWII as much as half the population was Jewish. While few traces of this community can be seen today, the Jew…
Museum in Kazimierz Dolny

House of the Celej Family

The town's main museum is housed in a 17th-century town house (built around 1635) for the Celej family. Though it’s billed as a general museum, it’s actually an art museum, with several rooms on the upper floor dedi…
Ruins in Kazimierz Dolny

Castle

Above the parish church along ul Zamkowa is what's left of Kazimierz Dolny’s castle. Originally built in 1341 as a stronghold against the Tatar incursion, the castle was extended in the 16th century and embellished …
Historic Building in Kazimierz Dolny

Watchtower

The watchtower, 100m uphill from the castle, dates from the end of the 13th century and is one of the oldest defensive structures of its kind in the country. The building's primary purpose was as a watchtower to pro…
Historic Building in Kazimierz Dolny

Gdańsk House

The baroque-style Gdańsk House, dating from 1795, is one of the most important buildings on the city's main square. It is not open to the general public.
Viewpoint in Kazimierz Dolny

Hill of Three Crosses

Uphill from the parish church, a path to the right leads to the Hill of Three Crosses, where three large crosses stand to commemorate victims of the plagues that swept through the town in the 18th century. There's s…
Historic Building in Kazimierz Dolny

Houses of the Przybyła Brothers

These two adjoining Houses of the Przybyła Brothers, built in 1615 by brothers Mikołaj and Krzysztof, feature rich Renaissance, mannerist facades. Decorations depict the brothers’ patron saints, St Nicholas (guardia…