Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy), Warsaw

4.6
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. Use our Warsaw online trip planner to visit Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy) on your trip to Warsaw, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Create an itinerary including Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy)
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy) Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
2,195 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Terrific old town feeling with a few characters who were locals, entertaining the massive volume of tourists with their phone cameras all pointed at everything. There is no end to the activity. And ev...  more »
  • Nice square maybe also one of the favourites for locals too.. could find also some good street entertainers.. and seems to be the main entrance for old city of Warsaw..  more »
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Warsaw

View all >
4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 4​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h

Museums in Warsaw

View all >
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.3
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Historic Sites in Warsaw

View all >
4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Fun & Games in Warsaw

View all >
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Warsaw

4.2
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 2​h

Nearby attractions in Warsaw

4.1
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 3​h
4.3
Duration: 4​h
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h