Treasures of the Jagiellonian University
– an exhibition (Sept. 11-Oct. 30)
Collegium Maius, ul. Jagiellonska 15
organisers: the Jagiellonian University Museum in Collegium Maius,
ul. Jagiellonska 15, phone: +48 (12) 422 0549
The exhibition, open again after monthly break, presents the most precious objects from the University’s various collections: paintings, sculptures, ancient scientific instruments and teaching aids, documents related to the history of the university such as seals, founding documents, insignia, as well as memorabilia connected with famous professors and graduates, and objects of bibliophilic interest. All these are presented in ten rooms on the ground floor and the first floor of the Collegium Maius: the oldest building of the University. The exhibition, containing nearly 200 objects is divided into the following sections: Natural History and Archaeology, Architecture, History, and Artificialia. The exposition is accompanied by the Guidebook to the Exhibition, of great use for the visitor thanks to the exhibition plan, and a list all the displayed objects with photographs and descriptions it contains.
Supported financially by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage