The Arcaded Courtyard will be closed at 8:00 pm today. "Oriental Art" closed until further information
Ticket windows: 
  • in the Visitors Center: Monday 9:00 am-12:15 pm, Tuesday-Sunday 9:00 am - 4:15 pm
  • at the Herbowa Gate: Monday 9:00 am-3:15 pm,  Tuesday-Sunday 9:00 am - 4:15 pm
    Disinfection break 12.15 pm-12.45 pm
The Castle does not sell tickets on-line. We do not accept payment in Euros or other foreign currency.
Timed tickets are issued for most exhibitions. Entry time is included on the ticket – please be punctual.
Number of tickets avialable daily is limited.
Ticket is valid on the day of visit only.
For individual and group reservations and guide service visit the Reservations Office.

The limit on the number of visitors remaining at the same time at the exhibition:
State Rooms – 260
Royal Private Apartments – 180
Crown Treasury and Armoury – 100
Royal Gardens – 180
The Lost Wawel – 80
Wawel Recovered – 80
Dragon's Den – 50
Sandomierska Tower – 40
First Floor Galleries – 80

Admission to Wawel Hill and to the Arcaded Courtyard is free.


Open Exhibitions

State Rooms

  • Tuesday – Sunday 9:30 am–5:00 pm, sales till 4:00 pm, last visitor entry 4:15 pm
    disinfection break 1:00 pm–1:30 pm, last visitor entry before break – 12:30 pm
admission: regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 PLN

Individual visitors
guided group tours available with earlier reservation. Max. 9 people in group; guide fees as per price list

Royal Private Apartments

  • Tuesday – Sunday 9:30 am–5:00 pm, sales till 4:00 pm, last visitor entry 4:15 pm
    disinfection break: 1:00 pm–1:30 pm, last visitor entry before break – 12:30 pm
admission: regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 PLN

Individual visitors
guided group tours available with earlier reservation. Max. 9 people in group; guide fees as per price list

Crown Treasury and Armoury

  • Monday 9.30 am–1:00 pm, last visitor entry at 12:30 pm
    free admission – passes distributed until 12:15 pm

  • Tuesday – Sunday 9.30 am–5:00 pm, sales till 4:00 pm, last visitor entry 4:15 pm

disinfection break 1:00 pm-1:30 pm, last visitor entry before break – 12:30 pm

admission: regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 PLN

Individual visitors
guided group tours available with earlier reservation. Max. 9 people in group; guide fees as per price list

Royal Gardens

  • Monday 9:30 am–4:00 pm, sales till 3:15 pm (ticket window at Herbowa Gate), last visitor entry 3:30 pm
  • Tuesday – Sunday 9:30 am–5:00 pm, sales till 4:15 pm, last visitor entry 4:30 pm
    weather permitting
admission: regular 5 PLN, reduced 2 PLN
Individual visitors

Entrance (and exit) via the Austrian Gate located in the bastion (Kanonicza Street side)

Dragon's Den

open daily:
  • August 10:00 am–7:00 pm, last visitor entry 6:45 pm
  • September 10:00 am–5:00 pm, last visitor entry 4:45 pm
disinfection break 1:30 pm-2:00 pm

admission
: 7 PLN
Individual visitors

Sandomierska Tower

  • Monday 9:30 am–4:00 pm, last visitor entry 3:45 pm
  • Tuesday – Sunday 9:30 am–5:00 pm, last visitor entry 4:45 pm
disinfection break:1:30 pm-2:00 pm, last visitor entry before break – 1:15 pm

admission: 5 PLN
Individual visitors

Gardens, Courtyards, and the Church of Saint Gereon

outdoor tour, weather permitting
  • Monday 9:30 am-4 pm
  • Tuesday-Sunday 9:30 am-5 pm
    disinfection break 1:00 pm-1:30 pm
admission: regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 zł PLN

guided group tours, entries every half hour, max. 9 people in group

The Lost Wawel

  • Monday 9:30 am–1:00 pm, last visitor entry 12:30 pm
    free ddmission – passes distributed until 12:15 pm
all other days - closed
Individual visitors

Wawel Recovered

  • Monday 9:30 am–1:00 pm, last visitor entry 12:30 pm
    free ddmission – passes distributed until 12:15 pm
all other days - closed
Individual visitors

First Floor Galleries

  • Monday 10:00 am-4 pm
  • Tuesday-Sunday 10:00 am-5 pm
    last visitor entry half hour before closing time
admission: 5 PLN
Individual visitors. Enter via the Senators' Staircase
Backpacks, large bags, baby carriers with frames, strollers, umbrellas, and Nordic walking sticks are not permitted inside the exhibitions. These items must be checked in the Checkroom located in the Arcaded Courtyard before you proceed to the exhibitions. The Checkroom is open only during the Castle’s opening hours.

Security screening points are in operation at the entrance to the Castle. Bringing weapons, ammunition, explosives, flammable or toxic items or any other potentially dangerous objects are strictly prohibited.
Visitors are expected to adhere to the Castle’s Visitor Rules and Regulations.
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