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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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  • Great meeting spot, and for people watching. For 5zlt you can go up the tower for a view over the old town.  more »
  • A nice place to chill out before or after walking around the Old Town and also the entrance point for the Royal castle. To get the view in the photo you need to climb the viewing tower for a small fee...  more »
  • It is incredible to stroll in this area and to think back what transpired in the war. This is a beautiful place that at the same time, if you stop and think about it, has a reverential feel to it as w...  more »
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  • picturesque!
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  • Beautiful historical place.
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