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Openning hours

when you can visit us:

Principles of functioning of the Museum


Tuesday, Thursday: 10-18
Wednesday, Friday:  12-20
Saturday, Sunday:   12-18
Monday:                  closed


Friday-Sunday:    10-15
Monday-Thursday     closed


See also

exhibitions & events:


From 11 May all Museum Districts are open to visitors.

Opening hours

Opening hours
Building Tuesday,Thursday Wednesday, Friday Saturday-Sunday Monday
Gdańska 4 10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 20.00 12.00 - 18.00 closed
Granaries 10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 20.00 12.00 - 18.00 closed
Archaeological Collections 10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 20.00 12.00 - 18.00 closed
European Money Center 10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 20.00 12.00 - 18.00 closed
Modern Art Gallery 10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 20.00 12.00 - 18.00 closed
Leon Wyczółkowski House  10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 20.00 12.00 - 18.00 closed
Exploseum closed

Wednesday - closed

Friday - 10.00 - 15.00

10.00 - 15.00 closed


Opening hours Center of Museum Education
Building Tuesday and Thursday Wednesday and Friday Saturday-Sunday Monday
Center of Museum Education 10.00 - 18.00 10.00 - 16.00 czynne w zależności
od potrzeb
i realizowanego

* The last entrance to the Museum (except the Exploseum) is possible at least 20 minutes before closing.
* Last admission to the core exhibition at Exploseum is possible 1 hour before closing. Visiting whole permanent exhibition takes two hours. Entrance one hour before closing enable to visit only part of the exhibitio

On Mondays and on the following holidays: 1st January - the New Year's Day, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday, the day of Corpus Christi, 1st November - all Saints' Day, Christmas Eve and 25th December - Christmas Day, the Museum is closed to the public.


Ticket prices

Rodzaj biletugmachy w śródmieściu i Exploseum

Rodzaj biletu gmachy w śródmieściu Exploseum
normalny 10 zł 17 zł
ulgowy 7 zł 14 zł
grupowy* 6 zł 12 zł
rodzinny** 25 zł 50 zł
zbiorczy normalny*** 50 zł /os. -
zbiorczy ulgowy*** 30 zł / os. -
zbiorczy rodzinny 80 zł -
przewodnik PL 50 zł/grupa 10 zł/os.
przewodnik ENG 100 zł/grupa 10 zł/os.
warsztaty 15 zł/os. -
warsztaty tematyczne 35 zł/os. -
spotkania tematyczne 8 zł/os. 8 zł/os.
eventowy 5 zł/os. 5 zł/os.
eventowy - warsztaty  10 zł/os. 10 zł/os.

* min. 10 people, price per person
** max. 5 people, including max. 2 adults
*** applies to all downtown departments, not the Exploseum

Free admission to permanent exhibitions on Thursday.


At the Museum force compliance by the public health regime by implementing the following principles and guidelines:


  • persons can move simultaneously while maintaining a distance, i.e.: a distance of not less than 2 m from each other, unless this distance is impossible due to taking care of a child up to 13 years of age or a disabled person,
  • the obligation to cover the mouth and nose with the help of clothing / its parts or a mask, both in exhibition halls, publicly accessible passageways applies to all visitors, except children under 4 years of age and people who cannot cover their mouths or nose due to health condition,
  • It recommended to wear disposable gloves. Gloves are issued by staff at disinfection points before entering the visiting area,
  • in order to explore, call the intercom to the reception desk,
  • the obligation to disinfect hands with the disinfectants made available by the Museum before entering the checkout area, and then into the visiting area (staff are responsible for complying with the obligation to disinfect hands) and after leaving the sanitary facilities; disinfection also applies to gloves that visitors wear when entering the Museum facility,
  • hand disinfection is carried out in accordance with the instructions indicated,
  • it is strictly forbidden to use multimedia and other touch-activated devices located in the entrance areas and exhibitions, e.g. touch screens,
  • the visitor receives a card access door opening, which, after the tour, thrown into a plastic container, the cards are disinfected and transferred to the reception in order to re-issue,
  • cashless payment is preferred,
  • in the stores it is possible to buy publications and gadgets. You cannot view them before making a purchase.
The possibility of using the cloakroom is suspended until further notice, except for the possibility of leaving umbrellas, which should be stored in the place indicated for this. Luggage, backpacks etc. are left in the cloakroom only if there are lockers in the building to deposit them, larger bags should be left before entering the exhibition. Entrance to exhibition halls is allowed in outerwear.


The following restrictions are introduced on the number of people (excluding Museum employees providing visitors with support) who can stay simultaneously with a gap in the checkout area and the visiting area in individual facilities. Children and disabled people requiring care may enter the facility only if accompanied by a guardian. Then the guardian with a person under his care will be treated as one person.

  • Archaeological Collections

basement 14 people

ground floor 16 people

first floor - 16 people in each of exhibition halls


  • European Money Centre

Temporary closed

  • Center of Museum Education

Temporary closed

  • Modern Art Gallery
    1st, 2nd and 3th floor - 18 people in each of the exhibition halls
  • Granaries

Permament Exhibition - 19 people 

Temoprary Exhibition - 10 people

  • Leon Wyczółkowski House
    ground floor and first floor -  11 people
  • Exploseum
    (permanent exhibition "EXPLOSEUM") - up to 113 people at the same time in all buildings while maintaining social distance
    Temporary exhibitions room - up to 12 people at the same time


Visitors to the Museum are not allowed:

  • touching all exhibits, showcases and display equipment,
  • smoking,
  • stay at the Museum intoxicated or under the influence of drugs,
  • bring animals (except guide dogs to visually impaired people),
  • consuming food and drinks,
  • entering service rooms.


A special ticket is entitled to:

  • natural persons awarded the badge "For the care of monuments", the honorary badge "Distinguished cultural activist", the honorary badge "Meritorious for Polish Culture" or awarded the title of honor "Meritorious for National Culture"
  • veterans
  • members of the Association of Polish Museologists, Association of Engineering Art Museums, Association of Art Historians, Association of Open Air Museums in Poland, Association of College Museums, Polish Association of Museum Inventorists, Association of Museums and Church Treasury Ars Sacra, Association of the International Print Triennial in Krakow, Association of Conservators Monuments, the Polish Folklore Society, the Association of Folk Artists, the Scientific Association of Polish Archaeologists, the Association of Polish Artists Photographers and the Association of Polish Artists; Society of Friends of the Museum in Bydgoszcz, Society of Lovers of the City of Bydgoszcz, Polish Numismatic Society Bydgoszcz Branch Stanisław Niewitecki, Museum Teacher's Club
  • students studying history, culture and art as well as art school students
  • students of the Kazimierz Wielki University at the faculty of scientific information and library science
  • students of the National Art School Complex Leon Wyczółkowski in Bydgoszcz
  • employees of facilities belonging to the TeH2O route
  • people with disabilities and their carers, provided their level of disability requires care
  • qualified tourist guides
  • councilor of the City of Bydgoszcz
  • deputies and senators to the Parliament of the Republic of Poland and the European Parliament

Free admission to the Museum is:

  • individuals honored with the Order of the White Eagle Order of Merit of the Polish Republic, the Medal "Gloria Artis" and the Order of Military Virtue War
  • employees of the museums listed in the National Register of Museums;
  • members of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) or the International Council for the Protection of Monuments (ICOMOS);
  • holders of the Card of the Pole, referred to in the Act of 7 September 2007. On the Polish Card (Dz. U. of 2017.


Reduction in the entrance fee (reduced admission ticket) to the Museum is entitled to:

  • school and student youth up to 26 years old
  • pensioners, persons over 65 years of age
  • employees of educational and cultural institutions.


Discounts for loyalty card holders, including:

  • 3 Plus Bydgoszcz Family Card 
  • Large Family Card 
  • 60+ Senior Card


The use of discounts and free admission is possible upon presentation of an appropriate document. The documents confirming the right to take advantage of the discount or exemption from the entrance fee are, among others:

  • school or student ID card
  • pensioner ID card
  • service card of an employee of a museum or other cultural and educational institutions
  • a parliamentary or senatorial ID card of the Polish Parliament
  • Membership card of the European Parliament
  • a qualified tourist guide card
  • ID card documenting disability or degree of disability,
  • membership card for privileged organizations and associations
  • ID card confirming the award of an order, medal or badge,
  • document confirming age
  • Pole's card
  • loyalty cards

Discounts included in the Regulations cannot be combined.
If you have questions about contacting the Museum secretariat: tel. 52 52 53 555

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