Ancient Egypt and
Why locals love it
A wonderful collection of relics from a time long gone. Prehistoric Polish artifacts of the people that lived and roamed these lands are on display as well as the ever popular exhibit of Ancient Egypt with its sarcophagi, one of the best collections of it kind in Poland.
Why you should visit it
Everything from clay pots to skulls are on display in their relevant groups and are well labeled. There are relics from all around the world and from different time periods with Polish pieces up to the early Middle Ages. Movies present the unraveling of a mummy and other displays show how Ancient Krakowians defended themselves from invaders.
The highlight of this museum is located outside, the gardens here provide a breathtaking view of Wawel Hill and Castle, a great photo opportunity.