The Department of Coins and Medals about to be refurbished thanks to the generosity of Count Feliks Sobański Foundation

After almost 100 years from the establishment of its Department of Coins and Medals, the NMW is preparing its first permanent exhibition. The new exhibition is scheduled to open in the first half of 2020.

Grażyna Bastek is the Acting Director's Plenipotentiary for Research

Grażyna Bastek, PhD has been appointed National Museum in Warsaw's Acting Director's Plenipotentiary for Research.

Temporary changes in the Matejko Room

Due to conservation works and loaning the paintings for exhibitions in various institutions, the Matejko Room will be presented in a temporary new look starting July 16th 2018.

Piotr Rypson appointed Acting Director of the National Museum in Warsaw

Current Deputy Director for Research Piotr Rypson becomes Acting Director of the National Museum in Warsaw.

TEMPORARY EXHIBITION / Józef Brandt 1841–1916

22 June – 30 September 2018   The monographic exhibition on Józef Brandt prepared by the National Museum in Warsaw will be the first extensive presentation of...

SPECIAL LECTURE / Malevich in Kyiv. The Incredible Return

24th May, 6 p.m. lecture by Tetyana Filevska At the end of 2015 the whole world of art was stunned by the news of new texts and documents by Kazimir Malevich found in Kyiv...

MEETING & LECTURES / OLBIA PONTICA – Polish-Ukrainian and Ukrainian-German excavations 2015–2017

22nd March, 11.00 a.m. Meeting with leaders of the project – PhD Jochen Fornasier and PhD Alfred Twardecki Cinema MUZ / admission free   Program / lectures (held in...

TEMPORARY EXHIBITION / Art from the Viceroyalty of Peru

2 March – 20 May 2018 Peruvian viceregal art is an amalgam of two cultural traditions: the European and the Andean, from the arrival of art from the European Renaissance of...

Journal of the National Museum in Warsaw. New Series, 6(42) (2017) / New issue!

Be sure not to miss the sixth issue of the Journal of the NMW. The volume includes essays on the Netherlandish Codex of the Armorial of the Order of the Golden Fleece from 1577 as well as Polish and European pastels.

SPECIAL LECTURE / Wilson, Paderewski and the Re-birth of Poland

2 p.m. A lecture by Dr John Radzilowski's concerning the temporary exhibition Paderewski The lecture will focus on the role of the United States and President Woodrow Wilson...



Stanislaw Wyspianski room temporarily closed

Due to renovations at the Gallery of Ancient Art and conservation issues we were forced to temporarily close Stanislaw Wyspianski room at the Gallery of 19th Century Art.