The best museums in Poznań in 2022

These are the top 20 best museums in Poznań, Poland, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2022. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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These are the best museums in Poznań:

  1. National Museum in Poznan1

    National Museum in Poznan

    Poznań
    The National Museum in Poznan is housed in a building designed by Carl Hinckeldyen and built in 1904 and is one of the oldest, biggest and most important museums in Poland. The museum holds a collection of Polish art from the 16th century until now, and a collection of works by foreign artists. The
  2. Zoo Poznań2

    Zoo Poznań

    Poznań
    In 1974, when the Old Zoo in Poznań at.Zwierzyniecka Street had its hundred year anniversary, this New Zoo was opened in Poznań. The zoo is spread out across 116 hectares and is home to over 2,000 animals representing around 140 different species. Many of these animals live in recreations of their n
  3. Poznan Archaeological Museum3

    Poznan Archaeological Museum

    Poznań
    The Poznan Archaeological Museum is housed in Renaissance palace which was the city residence of the Gorki family that dates from the first half of the 16th century. The museum illustrates and holds collections on the prehistory of the region, from the Stone Age to the early medieval period. Further
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  5. Museum of Musical instruments4

    Museum of Musical instruments

    Poznań
    The Museum of Musical instruments is the only Polish museum of professional and folk instruments. The museum holds over 2,000 pieces related to music, history and ethnography. The museum features three floors of exhibits, with a room of music boxes and gramophones, a room of pianos and organs, horns
  6. Genius Loci Archeological Park5

    Genius Loci Archeological Park

    Poznań
    The Genius Loci Archeological Park (Archaeological Reserve) features a display of the Poznań settlement’s defensive embankments, which is engineering and technological design from the 10th century. In the Genius Loci Archeological Park in Poznań, visitors can get a different view on Poznań’s medieva
  7. Armored Weaponry Museum6

    Armored Weaponry Museum

    Poznań
    The Armored Weaponry Museum (Armoured Warfare Museum) in Poznań is a musuem that holds the largest collection of armoured fighting vehicles in Poland. The museum exhibits around 40 vehicles from the First World War, interwar, Second World War and Cold War periods. The museum features Tanks, Self-pro
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  9. Fort VII Museum of the Wielkopolska Martyrs7

    Fort VII Museum of the Wielkopolska Martyrs

    Poznań
    The Museum of the Wielkopolska Martyrs in Poznań, is located on the site of the old Fort VII at Aleja Polska. It is a branch of the Wielkopolska Museum of Independence. During the Second World War, he served as a Nazi death camp for Poles. The museum illustrates the martyrdom of Poles during the Ger
  10. Wielkopolska Military Museum8

    Wielkopolska Military Museum

    Poznań
    The Wielkopolska Military Museum is a military museum in Poznań that is housed in a communist-era pavilion. The museum holds collections that are related to the military history of Poland, from the 11th century onwards. Highlights in the museum are a 16th-century rapier-sword with a hilt that was fo
  11. Museum of the Greater Poland Uprising 1918 - 19199

    Museum of the Greater Poland Uprising 1918 - 1919

    Poznań
    The Museum of the Greater Poland Uprising 1918 - 1919 is a military museum in Poznań. The museum illustrates the outbreak and course of the Greater Poland Uprising in 1918-1919. Furthermore, the museum presents the history of the independence movement of Wielkopolska from the first half of the 19th
  12. Museum of Natural Environment and Hunting10

    Museum of Natural Environment and Hunting

    Poznań
  13. Archdiocesan Archives Poznan11

    Archdiocesan Archives Poznan

    Poznań
    The Archdiocesan Archives Poznan is the main archive for Poznań Archdiocese. It was founded in 1925 and is divided into 3 parts: the Old Records Archive (with documents from before the 19th century, including parchment and papyrus documents, register books from bishops, chapters’ as well as consisto
  14. Fort III Twierdza Poznań12

    Fort III Twierdza Poznań

    Poznań
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  16. Muzeum Bambrów Poznańskich13

    Muzeum Bambrów Poznańskich

    Poznań
    Muzeum Bambrów Poznańskich (the Bambr Poznańskie Museum) is a museum in Poznań that is dedicated to the history and culture of Bambrów Poznań.
  17. Museum of Greater Poland Uprising14

    Museum of Greater Poland Uprising

    Poznań
  18. Henryk Sienkiewicz Literary Museum15

    Henryk Sienkiewicz Literary Museum

    Poznań
    The Henryk Sienkiewicz Literary Museum is housed in a 16th-century townhouse in the Old Market Square in Poznań. The museum illustrates the atmosphere of the time in which Henryk Sienkiewicz lived and created his literary works. Collection held by the museum include surviving period furniture, works
  19. Museum of Applied Arts16

    Museum of Applied Arts

    Poznań
    The Museum of Applied Arts in Poznań is part of the National Museum in Poznan and is situated on Przemysl Hill, housed in a castle. The museum holds collections of applied art from the Middle Ages until modern times. Its collection includes funiture, ceramics, glass and metal, weapons, jewellery, fa
  20. Etnography Museum17

    Etnography Museum

    Poznań
    The Ethnographic Museum in Poznań is part of the National Museum of Poznań. The museum is housed in the historic building of an old freemason lodge, surrounded by a historic baroque-style park. The museum is one of Poland's oldest museums dedicated to illustrating the richness of folk culture. The m
  21. Medical University Museum18

    Medical University Museum

    Poznań
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    Blubry 6D - Poznan Legends

    Poznań
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    Makiety Dawnego Poznania

    Poznań
    Makiety Dawnego Poznania (Mockup of Old Poznań) is a multimedia historical exhibition in Poznań, located in the basement of the Conventual Franciscans church. The museum features 3 different models: a mock-up of the Gates of the First Piasts at Ostrów Tumski, a mock-up of Old Poznań according to Bra

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