Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy), Warsaw

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Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy) sits just in front of what used to be the Polish royal family's residence and attracts both locals and visitors as a convenient central meeting place. Sigismund's Column in the square, a famous monument in Poland, commemorates one of the country's great kings. The triangular-shaped plaza serves as the starting place for the Royal Road, which stretches south from here. The square is frequently abuzz with activity, such as street performers, concerts, protests, and tour groups. Plan your visit to Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy) and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Warsaw trip builder.
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  • August 19, 2017
    You have to see this place in any case. Although always very much is going on, consider always in mind, what has happened at this point and how wonderful it all was restored.
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  • August 19, 2017
    Completely rebuilt after World War II, the Castle Square, the best place to start your adventure from Warsaw, Poland. Fun fact: the Royal Castle that we can admire in all its glory has been entirely rebuilt, after the war has become only one wall on the South side, close to the route.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Very nice so an ancient city has rebuilt the Castle again as of old re. Gives a nice e old-fashioned look to the city.
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