Road works have paralyzed central Krakow
plays havoc with public transport in the city,
most notably in the area of the Krakow Glowny
central train station and MDA central bus station. And it
looks like it may be
still worse for the time being.
Lady with an Ermine moved to the National Museum.
From May 19th, 2017 until the reopening of the Czartoryski Museum
Lady with an Ermine, Leonardo's
marvelous portrait of Cecilia Gallerani, is to be displayed in the main building of the
Museum in Krakow at 1, 3 Maja street
Saint Mary's altar incomplete.
Veit Stoss’s altarpiece
of the high altar in the Basilica of Saint Mary (Bazylika
Mariacka), one of the world’s best Gothic masterpieces,
is undergoing an extensive conservation, which requires the
temporary removal of its segments. Elements transferred to
the restoration workshop are replaced with life-size photos
showing the missing parts. The renovation is to last till
2020 or longer.
The Czartoryski Museum closed.
Czartoryski Museum in Krakow will stay
closed for renovation and modernization through 2019.