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. Use our Warsaw online trip planner to visit Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy) on your trip to Warsaw, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Definitely a must-go place when visiting the Old Town. So sad that we came late on Saturday and had to visit without audio guide. 
    Definitely a must-go place when visiting the Old Town. So sad that we came late on Saturday and had to visit without audio guide.  more »
  • The Castle Square is located on the border of Old Town and the rest of the city, so you will probably stumble upon it multiple times during your trip - a nice place if you fancy some photos of the... 
    The Castle Square is located on the border of Old Town and the rest of the city, so you will probably stumble upon it multiple times during your trip - a nice place if you fancy some photos of the...  more »

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