Nearly 1.86 million tourists visited the Wieliczka salt mine outside the southern Polish city of Krakow in 2019, up 7 percent on the previous year, the mine's president, Zbigniew Zarebski, has told PAP.
Posting that the insignia along with other valuables “will be returned for a price”, the gang added “we will not negotiate....You will not find us, don’t bother.” The Dark Web warning comes after the haul worth an estimated 1 billion euros was snatched during a daring raid from the Green Vault museum in Dresden last November.
The newly renovated Villa Koliba (meaning shepherd’s hut in the Tatra Gorals dialect) is the first building constructed in the design conceived by artist Stanisław Witkiewicz as a Polish national architectural style.
Names of over 60 percent of the 400,000 prisoners registered in the former Nazi German death camp Auschwitz have been established, announced the Auschwitz Museum on Friday. Work on the database is being carried out by the memorial site's digital repository.
The Czartoryski Princes Museum’s 21 exhibition rooms will feature only items from the Czartoryski collection, the largest and most valuable Polish collection, which is a national treasure and the cradle of Polish museology.
The Gliwice Museum in Gliwice, southern Poland, has been nominated for the European Museum of the Year (EMYA) award for its Upper-Silesian Jewish Remembrance House project, the museum said on Tuesday.
Oozing irresistible charm, it’s easy to lose track of time inside this museum; peering into the past, lost in a world of miniature, those who visit find themselves beckoned into a beguiling, distant land that is simultaneously enchanting and extraordinary.
Founded in 1998, the museum is currently located inside the former depot building of the first narrow-gauge electric tram. Now, a fresh, young team from Koza Nostra Studio and Stellar Fireworks will give the exhibition a new facelift with their incredible-looking redesign.
The museum which will show off from across the Middle East will be built by Aidia Studio, which was selected in an international competition.
On the anniversary of the building's opening, TFN takes a brief look at what’s on offer inside Poland’s largest science centre.