Attractions

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Cinematography Museum

Housed in the palatial home of 'Cotton King' Karol Scheibler, this attraction is actually two museums in one. The basement and 1st floor are devoted to Polish cinema and contain props, film posters and archaic camer…
Top Choice Museum in Łódź

City Museum of Łódź

Historical museum adjacent to the Manufaktura mall, housed in the impressive palace of 19th-century textile baron Izrael Kalmanowicz Poznański. The opulent interior is a clear indication of the Poznańskis' wealth: i…
Memorial in Łódź

Radegast Station

North of the Jewish Cemetery was the main deportation centre for Jews sent to the extermination camps at Chełmno and Auschwitz-Birkenau. The station, about 3km northeast of Bałucki Rynek, has been preserved and now …
Museum in Łódź

Herbst Palace

Now a branch of the Museum of Art, this building started life in 1875 as a grand villa of the Herbst family. Although the owners fled before WWII, taking all the furnishings and art with them, the interior has been …
Museum in Łódź

Experymentarium

Seemingly designed for kids and high-school science nerds, this modern, interactive science museum, in fact, is a blast at any age. The exhibits are built around staid subjects such as chemistry and astronomy, but t…
Cemetery in Łódź

Jewish Cemetery

Łódź's Jewish cemetery was founded in 1892. The largest Jewish graveyard in Europe, it contains around 68,000 surviving tombstones, some of which are very beautiful. It's been partially cleaned up, particularly the …
Museum in Łódź

Central Museum of Textiles

Those wishing to dig a little deeper into Łódź's industrial past should take a gander at this museum. It's located within Ludwig Geyer's gorgeous White Factory, the city's oldest textile mill, dating from 1839. The …
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MS1 Museum of Art

Original branch of the Art Museum, a few blocks' walk west of ul Piotrkowska. On hand is an extensive collection of 20th-century paintings, drawings, sculpture and photography from Poland and abroad. There are also …
Museum in Łódź

Museum of the Factory

This industrial museum within the Manufaktura complex is not as impressive as other museums in town but is nevertheless a passable rainy-day attraction with some old textile machines, fascinating maps and a short vi…
Museum in Łódź

MS2 Museum of Art

A worthy adjunct to the city's main art museum (MS1), this campus focuses on experimental and avant-garde works from the 20th and 21st centuries. The setting, an abandoned weaving mill on the edge of the Manufaktura…