Cookies Policy

The website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files sent by our web server to your browser, and may be stored on your computer’s hard drive. When your browser reconnects with our website, our web server recognizes the type of device that you are using. The information stored on the cookies can only be retrieved by the web server that sent them. Cookies make it easier to use previously-visited websites.
Cookies collect such information as IP address, browser, language, operating system, internet service provider, date, time, location, and information provided to the website by filling out a contact form.

Cookies identify the user, making it possible to customize our web page content according to the user’s preferences and to display advertising more relevant to the user. We use cookies to guarantee the best browsing experience on our website. The data obtained are used internally by the Wawel Royal Castle – State Art Collection in order to optimize online and mobile experiences.

Our website uses the following types of cookies:

a) ‘Strictly necessary cookies’ are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that are used for authentication purposes for services that require authentication on our site;

b) Cookies that are used for security purposes, for example to detect authentication abuses (i.e. robots);

c) ‘Performance cookies’ that collect information about how users use and navigate the website;

d) ‘Functional cookies’ that ‘remember’ the user’s settings and personalization of the interface, for example, choice of language or region, font size, website appearance, etc.

e) ‘Advertising cookies’ are used to make the advertising displayed on the site more relevant to individual users.

Managing Cookies

The user always has the option to disable or enable cookies by changing browser settings. For instructions on how to manage cookies, please visit