It’s a bank holiday in Poland (Corpus Christi, Boże Ciało). The Catholic church organizes in each parish huge outdoor procession (in many places in Poland car traffic is stopped during the procession). Stores, malls, shopping centers are closed, only some smaller local convenience stores can be open (eg. Żabka). You can do basic shopping…

Discover Warsaw: Vistula River (Wisła) 1 Multimedia Fountain Park Fountain complex operating from May until September. Free entrance. Each Friday and Saturday evening multimedia show (fountains, laser, music, and lights). Click here to read our tips on the Multimedia Fountain Park. 2 Small Playground at Karski Boulevard (Bulwar Karskiego) 3 Free ferry across the river “Wilga”…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in June, 2018 Children’s Day  Children’s Day in Poland is celebrated on June 1. Kids receive gifts. Schools and kindergartens host special events for kids – picnics, concerts, sports competitions, etc. There are many events in Warsaw and other cities in Poland organized by the city authorities, institutions,…

“Architecture in Motion” – an exhibition on the architecture of Warsaw for children Location: SOHO Factory, Mińska 25 Street (Praga), entrance: 5 PLN, opening hours: Monday – Friday 3 pm – 7 pm, Weekend: 12 pm – 6 pm. An exhibition dedicated to kids – they wear hard hats and play and construct (and demolish;)…

Zoo in Warsaw – information and tips in English   Click here to read free Warsaw Zoo Guidebook by Kids in the City. What will you find there? Where is Warsaw zoo? How to get there by public transport? How to get there by car? Where to look for a parking spot? Tickets. How to…

Palace of Culture and Science Pałac Kultury i Nauki Love it or hate it, the Palace of Culture and Science is a symbol of Warsaw. For many Polish people, it’s also a symbol of Soviet domination (there are even occasional calls for the Palace to be demolished) or a representation of ugly architecture that destroyed…

January, 15 Charity event – many concerts, shows and other events all over Warsaw and Poland. Volunteers collect money ⇒http://www.en.wosp.org.pl/final March, 1-31 Concerts, film screenings, theater performances ⇒http://frankofonia-polska.pl/?set_language=fr March, 27 Venue: Warsaw Torwar ⇒http://www.livenation.pl/show/907388/sting/warsaw/2017-03-27/en April, 2-14 Internationally renowned artists performing in different Warsaw venues, eg. The Warsaw Philharmonic, The Royal Castle ⇒http://www.beethoven.org.pl/en/festiwalewielkanocne/historiafestiwalilvb April, 7 Live…