THE BIRTHPLACE OF FRYDERYK CHOPIN

THE BIRTHPLACE OF FRYDERYK CHOPIN AND PARK IN ŻELAZOWA WOLA
Branch of the Fryderyk Chopin Museum in Warsaw

Żelazowa Wola 15, 96-503 Sochaczew
phone: (+48 46) 863 33 00
fax.: (+48 46) 863 40 76
e-mail: zelazowawola@nifc.pl


OPENING HOURS

  • from the 1st of April to the 30th of September 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    (The last visitors will enter the Museum at 6.30 p.m.)
  • from the 1st October to 31st March9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    (The last visitors will enter the Museum at 4.30 p.m.)
  • May 1st and  3rd, June 8th and 19th, August 15th: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • November 1st and 11th, December 26th: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mondays

  • Fryderyk Chopin's birthplace closed for visitors
  • Park is available

Museum is closed on

  • April 20th (Easter)
  • Christmas (December 24th-25th)
  • December 31st and January 1st (New Year)

29th September 2014 - 28th February 2015 - Due to the works on the new permanent exhibition in the Birthplace of Fryderyk Chopin the Manor will be temporarily closed for the visitors.

Saturday and Sunday concerts will take place with no changes.

Museum on the map HERE

 

TICKETS

Normal ticket
Żelazowa Wola (park and museum) 23 PLN
Żelazowa Wola (park) 7 PLN

Reduced ticket*
Żelazowa Wola (park and museum) 14 PLN
Żelazowa Wola (park) 4 PLN

Normal group ticket**
Żelazowa Wola (park and museum) 19 PLN
Żelazowa Wola (park) 6 PLN

Reduced group ticket***
Żelazowa Wola (park and museum) 11 PLN
Żelazowa Wola (park) 3 PLN

Family ticket****
Żelazowa Wola (park and museum) 64 PLN
Żelazowa Wola (park) 20 PLN

 

 


* Reduced tickets are available for

  • pupils studying at primary, secondary, higher education and art schools, attendees of teacher and community service workers training colleges, university students and persons doing doctorate studies, who are citizens of EU member states, Switzerland and all member countries of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA), parties to agreement regarding European Economic Sphere,
  • persons over the age of 65, retirees, pensioners, those on social benefits pensions, and disabled people with their carers, who are citizens of EU member states, Switzerland and all member countries of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA), parties to agreement regarding European Economic Spher,
  • teachers of primary, secondary, higher education and art schools, teachers of educational and carer centres; reformatory institutions,  shelters for juveniles and diagnostic and consultative centres operating in EU member states, Switzerland and al. member countries of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA), parties to agreement regarding European Economic Sphere,
  • people awarded badge of merit for "Care for Monuments" ["Za opiekę nad zabytkami"] and  honorary badge for "Service to Culture" ["Zasłużony działacz kultury"], and honorary title "For Service to National Culture" ["Zasłużony dla kultury polskiej"],
  • veterans.

 

** Normal group tickets are entitled to the organized groups of at least 15 people.

*** Reduced group tickets are entitled to the organized groups of school children of at least 15.

**** Family tickets are entitled to the parents or legal guardians with children under 18 years old; one ticket is giving access to the museum only for 6 people.

 

Free admission:

  • On Thursdays
  • Since July 2014, the Birthplace of Fryderyk Chopin and Park in Żelazowa Woli is offering free admission on Wednesdays.

Released from the payment for the entrance to the Museum are

  • people awarded Order of White Eagle [Order Orła Białego], Virtuti Militari War Order [Order Wojenny Virtuti Militari], Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland [Order Zasługi Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej], "Order of Merit for Service to Culture – Gloria Artis” [Medalem "Zasłużony Kulturze Gloria Artis"],
  • museum staff listed in the National Museums Register [Państwowy Rejestr Muzeów],
  • members of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) or the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS),
  • holders of Polish Card [Karta Polaka], referred to in the Act of 7 September 2007 regarding Polish Card (Ustawa o Karcie Polaka, Dz.U. no.180, item 1280 and from 2008 no.52, item 305)
  • children under the age of 7.

 

Legal basis
Council of Ministers Directive from 10 June 2008 in regard to description of group of people, who are eligible to fee concession or free entry to national museums, and the type of documents confirming their entitlements (Dz.U. from 3 September 2008).

 

Additional information

  • We do not conduct online ticket sales for the Birthplace of Fryderyk Chopin and Park. Tickets are available at the ticket office in Żelazowa Wola. We apologise for any inconvenience.
  • For Saturday and Sunday concerts, we encourage you to buy tickets to the Birthplace of Fryderyk Chopin and Park 45 minutes ahead in order to avoid waiting in a queue.  Thank you.
  • Please be careful when walking through the park. Some elements of the architecture along the paths may be difficult to see.
  • The easiest way to get to Żelazowa Wola is by train to Sochaczew, then MZK bus from (bus stop at Sochaczew PKP train station). Bus number 6 – alight at the last stop. Bus tickets: normal 3 zlotys, concessionary 2 zlotys.
    Train timetable: http://rozklad-pkp.pl/

We hope you enjoy your visit to the Birthplace of Fryderyk Chopin and Park in Żelazowa Wola.