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Wawel Royal Castle
State Art Collection

31-001 Kraków, Wawel 5

Switchboard:
(+48 12) 422-51-55, 422-61-21
email: zamek@wawel.org.pl

Tourist Information:
(+48 12) 422 51 55
ext. 219

Press contact:
(+48 12) 422 51 55
ext. 380, 341
e-mail: pr@wawel.org.pl

The institution

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The Wawel Royal Castle



Wawel Royal Castle – State Art Collection - is a national cultural institution, legally constituted, registered in the National Cultural Institutions Register at no. 21/92 and in the State Museum Register at no. 16/98.
The Castle operates on the basis of a statute granted by the Ministry of Culture (Official Journal MKiDN no. 4 item 7 of 2000)
Wawel Royal Castle is a historic residence museum.
Its aim is activity specified in art. 1 of the Museum Act, and in particular:
  • preservation of the historic aspects of Wawel as the highest ranked monument in the history and the cultural and religious tradition of the Polish nation, and as part of world heritage,
  • ideological reconstruction of Wawel’s  past in its various aspects,
  • extensive incorporation of the above values into the circulation of national culture.
The Castle accomplishes the above goals by: 
  1. collecting and effective preservation of carefully selected works of art and historic artefacts,
  2. restoring its historical buildings and collections to preserve them in best condition possible,
  3. propagating knowledge about Wawel and its treasures in Poland and abroad in such a way as to enhance a full appreciation of their value,
  4. organizing and conducting research
  5. publishing and educational and informative activities,
  6. maintaining buildings and their surroundings in its care, and utilizing them appropriately.
The name, image and logo of the Castle are protected by the Polish Patent Office.

Board of directors:

Director: Prof. Dr. Jan K. Ostrowski
Deputy Director for Museum Collections: Jerzy T. Petrus, M.A.
Deputy Director for Conservation and Technical Matters: Prof. Dr. Marcin Fabiański
Deputy Director for Administration: Danuta Ziernicka, M.Sc.
Chief Accountant: Iwona Mazur-Maślanka

Mailing address:
31-001 Kraków, Wawel 5
switchboard (+48 12) 422-5155, 422-6121
Fax. (+48 12) 421-5177

NIP (tax ID) 675-000-44-59

Bank account:

Bank BPH S.A, Oddział Kraków, Ul. Pijarska 1, 31-015 Kraków
No: 22 1240 4722 1111 0000 4851 2280
Departments outside Cracow:

Organizational body

Department of Archaeology

Head: Janusz Firlet, Ph.D.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 342
E-mail: janusz.firlet@wawel.org.pl

Department of Archaeological Reserve and Lapidarium

Head: Beata Kwiatkowska-Kopka, Ph.D.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 343
E-mail: beata.kopka@wawel.org.pl

Department of Ceramics

Head: Dorota Gabryś M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 272
E-mail: dorota.gabrys@wawel.org.pl

Department of Painting, Graphic Design, and Sculpture

Head: Joanna Winiewicz-Wolska, Ph.D.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 254
E-mail:joanna.winiewicz-wolska@wawel.org.pl

Department of Furniture and Clocks

Head: Stanisława Link-Lenczowska, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 203
E-mail: stanislawa.lenczowska@wawel.org.pl

Department of Militaria

Head: Krzysztof Czyżewski, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 273
E-mail: krzysztof.czyzewski@wawel.org.pl

Department of Textiles

Head: Magdalena Ozga, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 246
E-mail: magdalena.ozga@wawel.org.pl

Department of Precious Metals

Head: Dariusz Nowacki, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 274
Email: dariusz.nowacki@wawel.org.pl

Department of Base Metals

Head: Anna Petrus, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55 ext. 253
E-mail: anna.petrus@wawel.org.pl

Archives

Head: Zdzisława Jakosz–Chojnacka, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 215, 245
E-mail: zdzislawa.chojnacka@wawel.org.pl

Library

Head: Anna Mercik, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 281
E-mail: anna.mercik@wawel.org.pl

Photographic Archive

Head: Anna Stolzman-Michta, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 250
E-mail: anna.michta@wawel.org.pl

Department of Education

Head: Anna Chachulska, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 290
E-mail: anna.chachulska@wawel.org.pl

Publishing Office

Head: Maria Reklewska, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55 ext.206
E-mail: maria.reklewska@wawel.org.pl

Publishing House

Head: Danuta Skowron, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55 ext. 257
E-mail: danuta.skowron@wawel.org.pl

Inventory and Catalogues

Head of Cataloguing
Jerzy Petrus, M.A.
E-mail: jerzy.petrus@wawel.org.pl

Inventory and Catalogues

Asistant Head of Cataloguing Ojcumiła Sieradzka, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55 ext. 286
E-mail: ojcumila.sieradzka@wawel.org.pl

Department of Chief Curator

Chief Curator: Ewa Wiłkojć, Ph.D.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext.205, 338
Email: ewa.wilkojc@wawel.org.pl

Exhibition Department

Head: Marzena Konopka-Klus M.A.
tel. (+48 12) 422-51-55 ext. 217
Email: mklus@wawel.org.pl

Architectural Conservation

Head: Piotr Stępień, M.S.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 270
E-mail: piotr.stepien@wawel.org.pl

Landscaping

Head: Katarzyna Żółciak, M.S.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55 ext.207
E-mail: katarzyna.zolciak@wawel.org.pl

Public Relations

Head: Sabina Potaczek-Jasionowicz, M.A.
Phone/fax: (+48 12) 421 26 27, (+48 12) 422 51 55 ext. 380
E-mail: sabina.potaczek@wawel.org.pl

Department of Marketing and Events

Phone/fax: (+48 12) 421 73 26, (+48 12) 422 51 55 ext. 388
Head: Hubert Piątkowski
E-mail: hubert.piatkowski@wawel.org.pl

Exhibitions and Conference Centre

Events specialist: Hubert Piątkowski
Phone: (+48 12) 421-73-26
E-mail: hubert.piatkowski@wawel.org.pl

Department of Public Tenders and Transport

tel. (+ 48 12) 422-51-55 w. 265, 227
Head: Ewa Jakosz-Pająk
email: ewa.pajak@wawel.org.pl

Department of Tenders

Head: Ewa Jeżowska-Fila
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 237
E-mail: efila@wawel.org.pl

Department of Human Resources

Head: Helena Mikoś, M.A.
Phone: (+48 12) 422-51-55, ext. 263
E-mail: helena.mikos@wawel.org.pl

Head Office

Head: Agnieszka Wiszyńska
Phone: (+48 12) 421 51 77
E-mail: zamek@wawel.edu.pl

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