Visiting the Standard Exhibition

A standard guided tour involving max. 20 persons begins every 20 minutes. The tour duration is approximately 30 minutes.

The Collegium Maius courtyard is open each day until nightfall.

Visiting the Full Exhibition

  • Visiting the standard exhibition including the collection of scientific instruments and the medieval art gallery: at opening times, reservation only. This type of visit is available in English only once a day at 13:00 (from Monday to Friday), and additionally in Polish on Fridays at 11:00 .
  • The full tour includes the most valuable exhibits on the history of science in Poland and a permanent exhibition of medieval art (sculpture, painting).
  • Visit duration ca. 60 minutes.

Opening Hours during the Winter Season (1 November - 31 March)

Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays Fridays Saturdays
10:00 - 14:20 10:00 - 14:20 10:00 - 14:20 10:00 - 14:20 10:00 - 14:20* 10:00 - 13:30

Opening Hours during the Summer Season (1 April - 31 October)

  • Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays Fridays Saturdays
    10:00 - 14:20 10:00 - 17:20 10:00 - 14:20 10:00 - 17:20 10:00 - 14:20* 10:00 - 13:30

    * on Fridays at 11.00 another full exhibition tour is available (entry ticket necessary)

    Interactive exhibition

    available from Monday to Friday at 9 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.

    available on Saturday at 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    After making a reservation your punctuality is appreciated. If you wish to cancel your reservation, please contact the Museum.

  • Visitors can enter the Museum courtyard each day before it is closed at nightfall

  • June:

      1 June  The main exhibition will be closed for entire day (due to conferences)

      5 June  The main exhibition will be opened at 16:00, with changed schedule (no Library)

      7 June  Visiting schedule will change after 16:00 (no Library and Stuba Communis)

    12 June  The main exhibition will be opened at 16:00

    13 June  Visiting schedule for the main exhibition will change after 13:00 (no Aula, no extended tour)

    14 June  The main exhibition will be opened at 16:00

    15 June  The main exhibition will be closed

    18 June  Visiting schedule for the main exhibition will be changed

    20 June  The main exhibition will be closed; the courtyard will be closed

    21 June  The main exhibition will be closed at 16:30

    28 June  The main exhibition will be closed at 14:00

    from 28 June  Main exhibition tours without the Library and Stuba Communis

     

Ticket prices

  • Standing Exhibition

  • Adults - 12 Zl.

  • Concessions (children, students, senior citizens) – 6 Zl.

  • Children  under 7 – free of charge

  • Full Exhibition

  • Adults - 16 Zl.

  • Concessions (children, students, senior citizens) – 12 Zl.

  • Children  under 7 – free of charge

  • Interactive exhibition

  • Adults - 7 Zl.
  • Concessions (children, students, senior citizens) - 5 Zl.

Free Tours

Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (last entry at 1.30 p.m.).

Additional Information

The Museum reserves the right to change the visiting order and opening times as a result of University events.

Reservations

It is recommended to make an earlier reservation:

  • on the same day: Tel. 12 663 15 21
  • advance reservation: Tel. 12 663 14 48
  • interactive exhibition: Tel. 12 663 13 19
  • fax number: 12 422 27 34