The Museum collects exhibits of Polish, European and non-European folklore. There are collected more than 76 000 objects in the Museum (together with its deposits), 52 000 of which constitute Polish and European collection and 22 000 belong to non-European collection.

Permanent exhibitions:

  • Polish Folk Dresses
  • Polish Annual Rites
  • Folk Handmade Art
  • Gallry of Polish Folk Art
  • Latin America
  • Africa
  • Australia and Oceania

And also temporary exhibitions
, programmes of which are available at the Museum website. The Museum also carries out educational programmes what involves e.g. lessons with a guide for children.

State Ethnological Museum
Państwowe Muzeum Etnograficzne (PME)
1 Kredytowa St

Contact details:
tel: (022) 827-76-41 do 46
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