Discover Wieliczka During the European Heritage Days 2023!

Dive into the rich history and culture of Wieliczka! On September 16th, the Wieliczka Saltworks Museum opens its doors to all curious souls, inviting you to a captivating event as part of the European Heritage Days. This year is particularly special as the Wieliczka Salt Mine celebrates its 45th anniversary of UNESCO World Heritage listing, and the Żupny Castle marks its 10th year on the list. Explore the castle and the museum’s underground chambers—admission is free for all, although limited!

Important Reservation Details

Participation in some activities requires advance reservation through the online form available on the Wieliczka Saltworks Museum website, starting from September 12, 2023.



  • 9.00–18.00 – Tour of Żupny Castle
  • 10.00–14.00 – Salt carving demonstration by miners-sculptors from the Wieliczka Salt Mine, taking place in the castle courtyard
  • 14.00, 16.00 – Guided tour of the exhibition "Mining and Art: The Middelschulte Porcelain Collection" with curator Klementyna Ochniak-Dudek (reservation required)
  • 11.00, 12.00, 13.00, 14.00 – "History Captured in Scent" – educational workshops


  • 10.00, 11.00, 12.00 – "Mining Traditions" – educational workshops for families with children (reservation required)
  • 13.00, 14.00, 15.00 – Guided tour with a knowledgeable guide (reservation required)

Reservations can be made starting from September 12, 2023, through the form on the website: www.muzeum.wieliczka.pl


Why choose us?

We have been active as a tourist operator in Cracow for 14 years and in that time we have served over a million customers! The resulting experience has allowed us to set up a tight-knit team to ensure that our tours are perfect in every detail. As we co-operate closely with tour companies, we are able to provide our customers with professionally organised tours hosted by experienced guides who are passionate about sharing their extensive knowledge of Cracow and places of interest in the area, such as-Auschwitz-Birkenau and the Wieliczka Salt Mine. We also specialise in organising premium tours, such as private tours of the most beautiful sites in the Małopolska region. We will be happy to plan your day in Zakopane, the Pieniny Mountains or Częstochowa. We also provide airport transfers and other transport services for passengers. Our modern fleet will make sure you travel in comfort and enjoy the touring experience. Each of our employees is fluent in English. We use modern booking systems operated by an experienced team of dispatchers. We work every day to earn our customers’ trust and make sure they get maximum value for money.