Ticket windows: 
  • in the Visitors Center: Monday 9:00 am-3:15 pm, Tuesday-Sunday 9:00 am - 4:15 pm
  • at the Herbowa Gate: Monday 9:00 am-12:15 pm,  Tuesday-Sunday 9:00 am - 4:15 pm
    Disinfection break 12:15 pm-12:45 pm
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 available daily is limited. Ticket is valid on the day of visit only.
For individual and group reservations and guide service visit the Reservations Office.

MONDAY

Crown Treasury and Armoury
9.30 am–1:00 pm, last visitor entry at 12:30 pm
free admission – passes distributed until 12:15 pm

The Lost Wawel
Wawel Recovered
Monday 9:30 am–1:00 pm, last visitor entry 12:30 pm
free ddmission – passes distributed until 12:15 pm
Individual visitors

First Floor Galleries
10:00 am-4 pm, last entry 3:30 pm
Individual visitors
admission: 5 PLN

Gardens, Courtyards, and the Church of Saint Gereon
outdoor tour, weather permitting
9:30 am-4 pm
guided group tours, entries every hour, max. 9 people in group
admission: regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 zł PLN

Royal Gardens
9:30 am–4:00 pm, last visitor entry 3:30 pm
weather permitting, Individual visitors
admission: regular 5 PLN, reduced 2 PLN, sales till 3:15 pm

TUESDAY–SUNDAY

State Rooms
Royal Private Apartments
Crown Treasury and Armoury
  • 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
  • individual visitors*
  • admission (each exhibition): regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 PLN

Art of the Orient. Ottoman Turkish Tents
  • 9:30 am–5:00 pm, sales till 4:00 pm, last visitor entry 4:10 pm
  • disinfection break 1:00 pm–1:30 pm, last visitor entry before break – 12:30 pm
  • individual visitors*
  • admission: regular 20 PLN, reduced 15 PLN

Royal Gardens
  • 9:30 am–5:00 pm, sales till 4:15 pm, last visitor entry 4:30 pm
  • weather permitting, individual visitors
  • admission: regular 5 PLN, reduced 2 PLN
  • Enter (and exit) from the Arcaded Courtyard
Gardens, Courtyards, and the Church of Saint Gereon
outdoor tour, weather permitting
  • 9:30 am-5:00 pm
  • admission: regular 25 PLN, reduced 15 zł PLN
  • guided group tours, entries every hour, max. 9 people in group

First Floor Galleries
  • 10:00 am-5 pm, last visitor entry 4:30 pm
  • admission: 5 PLN
  • Individual visitors. Enter via the Senators' Staircase

* Guided group tours available with earlier reservation.
The limit on the number of visitors remaining at the same time at the exhibition:
State Rooms – 190
Royal Private Apartments – 150
Crown Treasury and Armoury – 70
Art of the Orient. Ottoman Turkish Tents  – 80
Royal Gardens – 90
The Lost Wawel – 60
The Church of St. Gereon – 11
Wawel Recovered – 40
First Floor Galleries – 80

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