The Saltworks Castle, Salt Mine, library and archive are closed until further notice

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Saltcellars: Tiny Masterpieces

The Cracow Saltworks Museum has been collecting saltcellars since 1973; recently, attention has primarily been focused on valuable and exceptional items. Currently, the collection has approx. 1000 exhibits, spanning the the period from the early 16th to the modern times.

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Archaeological exhibition - temporarily closed

located in the original castle cellars. It presents the history of settlement in Wieliczka and its neighbouring region (from the Middle Stone Age to the Middle Ages), a maquette showing the Central Castle in its initial period of existence and the history of the place in photographs.

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Gothic room

the most representative room of the Saltworks Castle, also known as the “Municipal Chamber”, with a ribbed vault supported by a single pillar with original elements incorporated into the structure.

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