Polish Academy of Sciences

Address: Palace of Culture and Science, Plac Defilad 1, 00-110 Warszawa
Phone: (+48 22) 656 66 37
E-mail: muzewol@paleo.pan.p

Opening times

Tuesday – Friday:   9.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday:  9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.

On other days and public holidays the Museum is closed.

Last visitors can enter the Museum 30 minutes before closing.

There is no step-free access to Museum of Evolution for people with disabilities – we are sorry for the inconvenience.

The following sanitary guidelines apply: face coverings are required, hand sanitation should be done regularly and physical distance should be maintained.
Up to 50 people can be in The Museum at the same time.

Ticket prices

Adults – 10 PLN
Children & Students – 5 PLN


Warsaw Pass

International Student Identity Card (ISIC)

All information boards accompanying the exhibits are in Polish only.

Science News


Using modern technology allows extracting more information from plant fossils

The object of the paper is to show how using modern technology (neutron tomography, fluorescence) allows extracting more information…


The concept of ‘heteromorph ammonoids’

The ammonoids are extinct cephalopods with predominantly planispirally-coiled shells. The term ‘heteromorph ammonoids’ is deeply rooted in literature to ecompass ‘aberrant’ ammonoids…


Biomineralization of stony coral Stylophora

Polyps in different locations on individual stony coral colonies experience variation in numerous environmental conditions including flow and light…