Warsaw is the city of Fryderyk Chopin. It is here that he spent his childhood and early youth. It is also in Warsaw that Chopin’s musical talent was discovered and where his international career began. Discover the places connected with Chopin. You will be assisted by mobile applications and a website available in a number of languages chopin.warsawtour.pl
Fryderyk Chopin Museum
ul. Okólnik 1
The Fryderyk Chopin Museum is located in the historic Ostrogski Palace and is one of the most modern biographical museums in Europe. The exhibits on display include the composer’s grand piano, as well as manuscripts of Chopin’s letters and musical compositions.
The Statue of Fryderyk Chopin at Łazienki Park is one of the capital’s most important symbols. Every Sunday from May to September, the site is the venue of extremely popular open-air concerts of Chopin’s music.
Holy Cross Church
ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 3
According to the Chopin’s wish, his heart was returned to Poland after his death. It was placed in an urn and built into one of the pillars of the church, where it remains to this day.
Trail of the playing benches
Look around when you stroll down the Royal Route. Whenever you pass by a place that is somehow connected with Chopin, there is a multimedia bench that allows you to get to know the composer’s music. These benches were installed on Chopin’s on the 200th anniversary of Chopin’s birth. All you need to do is press a button to hear one of his compositions.