Summer in Warsaw: events and things to do in Warsaw in July 2019

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Weather in Poland in July

The average monthly temperature in July in Poland is 19°C / 66°F, and average monthly rainfall level is 89 mm. July is the warmest month in Poland, also in July, the highest rainfall is recorded.

Shopping Sundays and trade ban Sundays in Poland in July 2019

In July 2019, there is only one shopping Sunday in Poland: July 28. July 7, 14, and 21 are trade ban Sundays. Click here to read our post about the Sunday trade ban in Poland, shopping Sundays, and bank holidays in Poland in 2019.

Events in English in Warsaw in July 2019

  • Every Saturday in July

Free traditional Indian yoga class in ENGLISH – “Yoga with Kirti
Location: Łazienki Royal Garden, 10 am – 11 am. The yoga class takes place outdoors in the Park (check out the exact location on the map). In case of very bad weather, the class is canceled (you will find info in the FB event). Facebook event in Polish.

Guided tour IN ENGLISH at The Museum of Modern Art
Location: “Museum on the Vistula” Pavilion, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 22 Street (on the Vistula bank), 2 pm, tickets 5 PLN. The guided tour in English includes the “Paint, also known as Blood. Women, Affect, and Desire in Contemporary Painting” exhibition. Facebook event in English. More about the exhibition in English.

  • Every Saturday and Sunday in July 

Guided tour IN ENGLISH – the Wilanów Palace – the history and design of the Palace interiors
Location: Wilanów Palace, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street, 12 pm – 1 pm. Online tickets (regular tickets 20 PLN, reduced tickets 15 PLN). Meeting point – a cloakroom in the Palace. More in English. Facebook event in English.

  • July 6 

‘Walks around the Warsaw Zoo’ – guided tour in English
Location: Warsaw Zoo, Ratuszowa 1/3 Street (Praga), 12 pm. The tours are free (organized by the Warsaw Zoo volunteers) but you need to buy entrance tickets to the Zoo. Meeting point: the flamingo ring, on the right, in front of the entrance from Ratuszowa Street. Facebook event in English.

Guided tour IN ENGLISH – “The Wilanów Microcosm – representation of insects on pottery – exhibition”
Location: Wilanów Palace, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street, 1 pm. Online tickets (10 PLN). Meeting point – a cloakroom in the Palace. More in English about the Exhibition.

  • July 19

Children’s movie in English, no Polish subtitles – ‘The Lion King’ 
Location: Cinema City, Sadyba Best Mall, Powsińska 31 Street (Sadyba/Mokotów), 5 pm. The screening in English is organized by the American School of Warsaw’s Parent Teacher Organization (ASW PTO) but tickets are available for sale to non-ASW children. Facebook event in English (including info about the tickets).

  • July 20 

‘Walks around the Warsaw Zoo’ – guided tour in English
Location: Warsaw Zoo, Ratuszowa 1/3 Street (Praga), 12 pm. The tours are free (organized by the Warsaw Zoo volunteers) but you need to buy entrance tickets to the Zoo. Meeting point: the flamingo ring, on the right, in front of the entrance from Ratuszowa Street. Facebook event in English.

  • July 28

‘Nature walk in the Wilanów gardens’ – educational walk for children and adults guided IN ENGLISH
Location: Wilanów Palace Garden, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street, 11 am – 12.30 pm, meeting point at the ticket office (small yellow building in the park in front of the palace). Tickets: 10 PLN (online tickets). In July: ‘To the water!’ A trip in search of dragonflies, water lilies, terns and many other species that inhabit the Wilanowskie Lake. Facebook event in English. Click here to read more in English.

Fairs, festivals and other events in Warsaw in July 2019

  • Every day in July

Gallery of Steel Figures – the exhibition
Location: the Palace of Culture and Science, pl. Defilad 1, entrance from Marszałkowska Street, 9 am – 8 pm, tickets: regular 35 PLN, reduced 19 PLN, family 2+3 100 PLN, children up to 3 free entrance. Over 80 metal figures inspired by characters from movies and cartoons, sports cars and motorcycles. More in English about the exhibition. Facebook page in Polish.

‘The Fascinating World of Spiders and Scorpions’ – the exhibition
Location: the Palace of Culture and Science, pl. Defilad 1, entrance from Marszałkowska Street, 10 am – 7 pm, tickets: regular 18 PLN, reduced 12 PLN, family 2+2 50 PLN, children up to 4 free entrance. More in English and photos. Facebook event in Polish.

Reconstructions of children’s clothing from the 17th to the 19th centuries – the exhibition at Wilanów Palace Museum
Location: Wilanów Palace, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street. The exhibition is the result of the competition “Children’s clothing from the 17th to the 19th century”, in which young students and graduates of tailoring schools and tailoring enthusiasts were preparing the reconstruction of historical costumes for children. Facebook event in Polish. The Exhibition runs until October 31.

The Wilanów Microcosm – representation of insects on pottery – the exhibition
Location: Wilanów Palace, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street. Online tickets (10 PLN). The exhibition is accompanied by recordings of insect sounds. The exhibition is fully available in English. All captions and a card for active exhibition tours are translated into English. More in English about the Exhibition

  • Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in July

‘Slow Market’ – multicultural street food 
Location: the Vistula Boulevard, the area next to Most (bridge) Świętokrzyski, free entrance, Friday 6 pm – 2 am, Saturday 12 pm – 2 am, Sunday 12 pm – 10 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

  • Every Friday in July

Free open-air concerts – picnics with music
Location: Stawy Brustmana (Bielany / Wawrzyszew, click here to check the location on a map), free entrance, 5.30 pm. In the case of rain, the concert will take place in Bielany Cultural Center, Goldoniego 1 Street. July 5 – classical music, operetta, and musicals, July 12 – klezmer music, July 19 – Romani music, July 26 – Warsaw folk music. Facebook event in Polish.

  • Every Friday and Saturday in July

Multimedia Fountain Park Show
Location: Skwer Dywizji 1 (city center). Fountains operate every day from 8.30 am until 10.30 pm. Multimedia show each Friday and Saturday in July at 9.30 pm (fountains, laser, music, and lights). Click here to read our tips in English – how to get there, where to have lunch, where to find a parking spot.

Warsaw by nigh – viewing platform of the Palace of Culture
Location: Viewing platform on the 30th floor of the Palace of Culture and Science. The platform is open every day 10 am – 8 pm. During summertime (until the end of September), the platform is open additionally on Fridays and Saturdays until 11.30 pm. Click here to check out our tips in English on visiting the platform.

  • Every Saturday in July

Outdoor Breakfast Market in Żoliborz / Targ Śniadaniowy in Żoliborz
Location: corner of aleja Wojska Polskiego Street and Śmiała Street (Żoliborz), 9 am – 4 pm. Breakfast Market is a weekend picnic where you can buy local, international, and organic food, and rent a picnic blanket. Facebook event in Polish.

25th International Open Air Festival “Jazz at the Old Town” (Jazz na Starówce)
Free jazz concerts each Saturday (7 pm) until the end of August on the stage at the Old Town Market. Click here to read more in English. The Festival runs until August 31.

Free open-air jazz concerts in Mokotów
Location: Park Dreszera (a park between Puławska, Odyńca, Krasickiego, and Ursynowska Streets), free entrance, 5 pm. Facebook event in Polish. The event runs until August 24.

Guided tour IN ENGLISH at The Museum of Modern Art
Location: “Museum on the Vistula” Pavilion, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 22 Street (on the Vistula bank), 2 pm, tickets 5 PLN. The guided tour in English includes the “Paint, also known as Blood. Women, Affect, and Desire in Contemporary Painting” exhibition. Facebook event in English. More about the exhibition in English.

Free traditional Indian yoga class in ENGLISH – “Yoga with Kirti
Location: Łazienki Royal Garden, 10 am – 11 am. The yoga class takes place outdoors in the Park (check out the exact location on the map). In case of very bad weather, the class is canceled (you will find info in the FB event). Facebook event in Polish.

  • Every Sunday in July

Outdoor piano recitals in Łazienki Garden
Location: Royal Łazienki Garden, Chopin Monument, entrance from Aleje Ujazdowskie Street, free entrance. Each Sunday 2 live concerts: 12 pm and 4 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Outdoor summer concerts in Mokotów
Location: Park Morskie Oko, the area next to Pałac Szustra building, Morskie Oko 2 Street (Mokotów), free entrance, 12 pm. In case of bad weather, the concerts take place inside the Pałac Szustra. July 14 – the trombone quartet (classical and contemporary music), July 21 – jazz music, July 28 – classical music. Facebook event in Polish.

Outdoor Breakfast Market in Mokotów / Targ Śniadaniowy
Location: Skwer Grupy AK “Granat”, corner of Puławska and Woronicza Street (Mokotów), 10 am – 5 pm. Breakfast Market is a weekend picnic where you can buy local, international, and organic food, and rent a picnic blanket. Facebook event in Polish.

Outdoor Breakfast Market in Białołęka / Targ Śniadaniowy
Location: Park Picassa, Pabla Picassa Street (Białołęka), 10 am – 5 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

‘Musica Viva’ – concerts at the medieval castle in Czersk
Location: Czersk Castle (Zamek w Czersku), Plac Tysiąclecia 1, 05-530 Czersk (south of Warsaw, 45 km from the center of Warsaw), 2 pm (the castle opening hours: 9 am – 8 pm), regular tickets 8 PLN, reduced tickets 5 PLN. July 7: Spanish music, July 14:  the Middle Ages and the Renaissance period music, July 21: the Middle Ages music, July 28: the Middle Ages and the Renaissance period music. More in English about the castle. Facebook event in Polish.

  • Every Saturday and Sunday in July

Summer piano recitals in the birthplace of Frederic Chopin in Żelazowa Wola
Location: Chopin Museum, 96-503 Sochaczew, Żelazowa Wola 15 (60 km from Warsaw), 2 concerts each Saturday and Sunday until the end of September: 12 pm and 3 pm. Click here to read our tips in English about visiting the Museum. Detailed agenda in English.

Sales of used books – part of ‘Open Ząbkowska’ / Otwarta Ząbkowska Festival
Location: Ząbkowska Street (Praga), Ząbkowska Street will be closed for car traffic, free entrance, 12 pm – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Guided tour IN ENGLISH – the Wilanów Palace – the history and design of the Palace interiors
Location: Wilanów Palace, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street, 12 pm – 1 pm. Online tickets (regular tickets 20 PLN, reduced tickets 15 PLN). Meeting point – a cloakroom in the Palace. More in English. Facebook event in English.

Summer festival of street food – Wielka Uczta Warszawska
Location: the Vistula Boulevard (Bulwar Grzymały-Siedleckiego), next to the Poniatowski Bridge (Powiśle), Saturday 12 pm – 2 am, Sunday 12 pm – 10 pm, free entrance. The location. Facebook event in Polish.

  • Until July 6

29th Mozart Festival in Warsaw
Performances and concerts will take place in the Royal Castle, Warsaw Chamber Opera, the Wilanów Palace. Detailed agenda in Polish. Facebook event in Polish.

  • Until July 7

International Street Art Festival (Międzynarodowy Festiwal Sztuka Ulicy)
Different locations in Warsaw (eg. New Town Market, Centrum Praskie Koneser, Szczęśliwicki Park). Facebook event in Polish. More in English.

  • Until July 28

The Music Gardens Festival (Festiwal Ogrody Muzyczne)
Location: the Royal Castle courtyard (a huge air-conditioned tent decorated with flowers). Concerts and screenings – featuring classical music, ballet, and opera. Detailed agenda in Polish. More in English.

  • Until September 1

‘Open Ząbkowska’ Festival (Otwarta Ząbkowska)
Location: Ząbkowska Street (Praga). The Festival program includes concerts, an art workshop for children and adults, art fair, an art exhibition, and many other events. Facebook page in Polish. Website in Polish.

  • July 4-7

‘Warsaw Summer Jazz Days’ Festival
Jazz concerts (artists from all over the world) at Club Stodoła, Batorego 10 Street (Mokotów), one of the oldest jazz festivals in Poland, online tickets. Click here to read the program in Polish.

  • July 5

Live piano concert enhanced with visualizations on the planetarium dome
Location: Planetarium in Copernicus Science Center, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 20 Street (Powiśle), 7 pm (45 min), dedicated to audience aged 12+, online tickets. Click here to read our tips on visiting the Planetarium with children. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 6

‘Freedom Festival’ – the celebration of U.S. Independence Day and the anniversary of 1989 election in Poland
Location: Jan Twardowski Square in Warsaw, by Krakowskie Przedmieście Street (city center), 12 pm – 8 pm, free entrance. Attractions include concerts, country dance workshop. Facebook event in Polish.

‘Walks around the Warsaw Zoo’ – guided tour in English
Location: Warsaw Zoo, Ratuszowa 1/3 Street (Praga), 12 pm. The tours are free (organized by the Warsaw Zoo volunteers) but you need to buy entrance tickets to the Zoo. Meeting point: the flamingo ring, on the right, in front of the entrance from Ratuszowa Street. Facebook event in English

Guided tour IN ENGLISH – “The Wilanów Microcosm – representation of insects on pottery – exhibition”
Location: Wilanów Palace, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street, 1 pm. Online tickets (10 PLN). Meeting point – a cloakroom in the Palace. More in English about the Exhibition.

  • July 6-7

Horse Racing at Służewiec Racetrack
Location: Tor Wyścigów Konnych Służewiec, Puławska 266 Street. Website in English.

  • July 6-21

“Sphere of Silence” Music Festival (Festiwal Strefa Ciszy)
Free concerts (music from different countries on several stages simultaneously) in Łazienki Royal Garden. The Festival website in English. Facebook event in Polish (a stage in Łazienki open to all interested musicians). Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 7

‘Wege Bazar’ – fair of vegan food – the summer edition
Location: Iskra Club at Pole Mokotowskie, Wawelska 5 Street (Mokotów), 12 pm – 7 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Free outdoor festival of Polish folk music – ‘Mazurki nad Wisłą
Location: a beach – ‘Plażówka Saska’, Wał Miedzeszyński 389 Street, 4 pm – 11 pm. Attractions for children (4 pm – 6 pm) include folk games, dances, songs. Attractions for all (7 pm – 11 pm) include dance workshop, dancing, folk concerts. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 10-13

Fair of Polish fashion, including articles for children
Location: Sadyba Best Mall, Powsińska 31 Street (Sadyba/Mokotów), 10 am – 9 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 11

Free jazz outdoor concerts
Location: Plac Defilad (a square next to the Palace of Culture), 8 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 12

Live piano concert enhanced with visualizations on the planetarium dome
Location: Planetarium in Copernicus Science Center, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 20 Street (Powiśle), 7 pm (45 min), dedicated to audience aged 15+, online tickets. Click here to read our tips on visiting the Planetarium with children. More in Polish.

  • July 13

Upcycling and Artistic Handicrafts Fair – part of ‘Open Ząbkowska’ / Otwarta Ząbkowska Festival
Location: Ząbkowska Street (Praga), Ząbkowska Street will be closed for car traffic, free entrance, 12 pm – 6 pm. The fair includes eco-friendly design, clothes, jewellery, toys. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 13-14

Weekend with France – food, culture, attractions for children
Location: Hala Gwardii, Plac Żelaznej Bramy 1 (city center), 10 am – 8 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

Konstancin Jazz Festival – free open-air concerts dedicated to Louis Armstrong 
Location: Konstancin, Park Zdrojowy, Sienkiewicza Street, Saturday 4 pm – 9 pm, Sunday 4 pm – 7 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

‘A Fair with Tradition’ / Jarmark z tradycją
Location: New Town Market Place / Rynek Nowego Miasta (city center, the area of the old town), free entrance, 11 am – 7 pm. Fair of products from various regions of Poland, food, products of local artists – jewelry, pottery, lace, candles, ceramics, wood carvings, toys, soaps, cosmetics. Facebook event in Polish.

Fair / Targi Rzeczy Wyszukanych
Location: Zoo Market, Solidarności 55 Street, Metro Dworzec Wileński (Praga), 11 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Crafts, jewelry, natural cosmetics, ceramics, glass, embroidered tablecloths, vinyl records, graphics, paintings. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 14

Railway Modeling Fair (Giełda Modelarska)
Location: Warsaw Railway Museum (Stacja Muzeum), Towarowa 3 Street (Wola), 10 am – 2 pm (the Museum is open 10 am – 6 pm). A chance to buy model railways and trains and meet railway modeling enthusiasts. During the event reduced tickets for every one (6 PLN, children up to 7 free entrance). Facebook event in Polish.

Farmers’ Market / Healthy Food Fair in Ursynów
Location: a parking lot next to Ursynów District Office, Imielin metro station, al. KEN 61 Street (Ursynów), 9 am – 2 pm, free entrance. Regional food, vegetables, fruits, fish, dairy and meat products, honey, juices, organic food. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 16

Telescope observations of the partial lunar eclipse on the anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission
Location: the green area in front of Planetarium of the Copernicus Science Center, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 20 Street (Powiśle), 9 pm, free entrance. Click here to read our tips in English about visiting the Copernicus (where to have lunch, parking lots, etc.). More in English.

  • July 19

Children’s movie in English, no Polish subtitles – ‘The Lion King’ 
Location: Cinema City, Sadyba Best Mall, Powsińska 31 Street (Sadyba/Mokotów), 5 pm. The screening in English is organized by the American School of Warsaw’s Parent Teacher Organization (ASW PTO) but tickets are available for sale to non-ASW children. Facebook event in English (including info about the tickets).

Live accordion trio concert enhanced with visualizations on the planetarium dome
Location: Planetarium in Copernicus Science Center, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 20 Street (Powiśle), 7 pm (45 min), dedicated to audience aged 12+, online tickets. Click here to read our tips on visiting the Planetarium with children. More in Polish.

  • July 19-21

Animatsuri – Warsaw Festival of Japanese Culture
Location: Centrum Konferencyjno-Szkoleniowe (Conference Center), Bobrowiecka 9 Street (Mokotów). The Festival focuses on Japanese pop culture. Website in Polish, Facebook event in Polish, tickets.

  • July 20 

‘Walks around the Warsaw Zoo’ – guided tour in English
Location: Warsaw Zoo, Ratuszowa 1/3 Street (Praga), 12 pm. The tours are free (organized by the Warsaw Zoo volunteers) but you need to buy entrance tickets to the Zoo. Meeting point: the flamingo ring, on the right, in front of the entrance from Ratuszowa Street. Facebook event in English.

  • July 20-21 

Art and Artistic Handicrafts Fair – part of ‘Open Ząbkowska’ / Otwarta Ząbkowska Festival
Location: Ząbkowska Street (Praga), Ząbkowska Street will be closed for car traffic, free entrance, 12 pm – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 21

“Immigrant cuisine” – an intercultural picnic
Location: Iskra Club at Pole Mokotowskie, Wawelska 5 Street (Mokotów), 12 pm – 7 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

Farmers’ Market / Healthy Food Fair in Ursynów
Location: a parking lot next to Ursynów District Office, Imielin metro station, al. KEN 61 Street (Ursynów), 9 am – 2 pm, free entrance. Regional food, vegetables, fruits, fish, dairy and meat products, honey, juices, organic food. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 26

Live music and dancing at the terrace of the Frederic Chopin Museum – an outdoor event
Location: Okólnik 1 Street (Powiśle), 5 pm – 8 pm, online tickets (1 PLN or a ticket to the Museum). In case of bad weather – the event will be moved to the Museum’s concert hall. Click here to read our tips in English about visiting the Chopin Museum. Facebook event in Polish.

Live piano concert enhanced with visualizations on the planetarium dome
Location: Planetarium in Copernicus Science Center, Wybrzeże Kościuszkowskie 20 Street (Powiśle), 7 pm (45 min), dedicated to audience aged 15+, online tickets. Click here to read our tips on visiting the Planetarium with children. More in Polish.

  • July 27

Sales of used books and records
Location: Ząbkowska 9A Street (Praga), free entrance, 12 pm – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 27-28

Upcycling and Artistic Handicrafts Fair – part of ‘Open Ząbkowska’ / Otwarta Ząbkowska Festival
Location: Ząbkowska Street (Praga), Ząbkowska Street will be closed for car traffic, free entrance, 12 pm – 6 pm. The fair includes eco-friendly design, clothes, jewellery, toys. Facebook event in Polish.

  • July 28

‘Nature walk in the Wilanów gardens’ – educational walk for children and adults guided IN ENGLISH
Location: Wilanów Palace Garden, Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16 Street, 11 am – 12.30 pm, meeting point at the ticket office (small yellow building in the park in front of the palace). Tickets: 10 PLN (online tickets). In July: ‘To the water!’ A trip in search of dragonflies, water lilies, terns and many other species that inhabit the Wilanowskie Lake. Facebook event in English. Click here to read more in English.

  • July 28-29

Horse Racing at Służewiec Racetrack
Location: Tor Wyścigów Konnych Służewiec, Puławska 266 Street. Website in English.

Events at international schools and preschools in Warsaw in July 2019

  • July 10

Open Day at the Thames British School – Piaseczno Campus
Location: Mazowiecka 43 Street (Bobrowiec near Piaseczno), 12 pm – 5 pm, free entrance. Click here to read more in English about Thames British School and their Open Day.

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