Pro Museo Society
31-011 Kraków, Rynek Główny 35 (35 Main Square), phone/fax: +48 12 422-15-04
More information: Piotr Hapanowicz, phone/fax +48 12 422 15 04
Society has been founded in December 1996. Members are Krakow's Historical Museum employees and people co-working with museum. Its statute aims are: - sharing and popularization of knowledge about Krakow, its history and culture, historical and other humanistic science.- Supporting statutory work of Krakow's Historical Museum- Sharing and popularization of modern methods for collecting, classifying, storing, presentation and conservation of museal items and information.
Sponsoring: Purchase of computers and other technical equipment for Krakow's Historical Museum, purchase of museal items for Museum's collection.
The Society offers possibility to hire rooms in historical Museum's owned buildings for conferential , societal, training purposes as well as for artistic events. Area, localization and artistic values of interiors are making them attractive for organizing conferences, workshops, concerts, promotions, symposiums, cocktail parties and banquets. Perfect acoustics provides high quality of organized shows. Please see our representative rooms as follows:
The Krzysztofory Palace
Rynek Główny 35 (35 Main Square), 31-011 Kraków
Fontana's Room, 1st floor
Through arranged as an armoury hall you can get to the main showroom of the Krzysztofory Palace - Fontana's room. Its name came from extraordinary stucco decorations of ceiling made in the turn of 17th and 18th centuries by Italian artist Baltazar Fontana. The walls of the room are decorated with portraits of former Kraków's citizens. Three windows give you one of the most beautiful sights at St. Mary's Church and Sukiennice (The Drapers' hall).
Surface: 120 square meters
Width/length 12.5 / 9.5 m
Location: the City centre
Upon request we can offer:
Organizing conferences, workshops, concerts, promotions, symposiums, etc.
Exhibition's presentation attended by guide.
Royal Room and Gallery
Additionally the Royal Room can be provided. It is smaller but representative too. There are impressive paintings of Kraków's panoramas and portraits of Polish kings. Another available room is a gallery. It is located on the internal side of building (90 square meters of surface). It is oblong room, with paintings of old sights of Kraków pand pieces of art from 19th and 20th centuries. The room has separate entrance from a staircase.