Museum of Praga, Warsaw

Museum of Praga, Warsaw

The need to create the Prague Museum and to preserve its vanishing memorabilia has long been discussed. There were different ideas for the final location of the museum. Ultimately, it was decided that the museum would be located in a complex of three historic tenement houses next to the Różycki Bazaar. One of them - the Krzyżanowski's House (Rothblith house) - is the oldest surviving brick residential house in Praga.

Three tenement houses were connected, but different floor levels were kept. They include, among others museum exhibitions, a room for interactive education and oral history and a cafe. The museum also includes a house of prayer and a new building with a projection room. The museum with a permanent exhibition was opened to visitors in 2015.

The Praga Museum of Warsaw organizes exhibitions with free guided tours on selected dates, workshops for children, walks around the district, cultural reviews and theater performances, festivals (including a crafts festival with a craft products fair) and conferences.

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Sight Name: Museum of Praga
Sight Location: Warsaw, Poland (See walking tours in Warsaw)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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