A visit to Tyskie Browary Książęce (the Duke’s Brewery in Tychy) starts in the Museum encompassing a beer-related exhibition with a 3D cinema and multimedia attractions, a reception desk, a shop, and a pub. With the fascinating display and the guide’s story, the guests embark on a journey through the history of brewing and the brewery, as well as the rich culture of beer.
Next, the guests explore the operating brewery – which is considered both an architectural jewel and a modern production facility – from the brewhouse to the bottling plant*. The highlight of the tour is a tasting of freshly brewed Tyskie Gronie 14-days in a historical pub. Those who would like to savour their memories of the brewery for a bit longer can buy fresh Tyskie in a stylish swing-top bottle.
Duration: 2 hours + 30 minute tasting
* the tour schedule is subject to change resulting from the functioning of the breweryBook a tour
The Museum of the Duke’s Brewery in Tychy has gained great popularity among visitors, as indicated by numerous awards and distinctions:
The best touristic product
of 2005 according to the Polish Tourist Organisation
The Star of the Industrial Monuments Route – the most interesting route of industrial tourism in Poland
ERIH Anchor Point
The European Route of Industrial Heritage
Opening Hours and Price List
The Tyskie Browary Książęcy Museum is open from Monday to Saturday from 10.00 to 20.00. Last visit starts at. 17.00. In the same hours a pub is open at the Tyskie Browary Książęce Museum.
|Type of tour||Normal||Group > 20 people||Discout*|
|Visiting the Museum and the Brewery
(polish language or silesia language)
|25 zł||23 zł||20 zł|
|Visiting the Museum and the Brewery||20 zł||17 zł||15 zł|
|Foreign language guide
|ticket price + 5 zł||ticket price + 5 zł||ticket price + 5 zł|
|Książęca Szkoła Degustacji
(additional charges for tour)
|ticket price + 20 zł||ticket price + 20 zł||ticket price + 20 zł|
|Cervesario workshop||69 zł||59 zł||–|
*students, retired people, disabled people with ID cards
How to get here
Muzeum Tyskich Browarów Książęcych
ul. Katowicka 9
Parking No. 1 – in the Silesian Flower Market at ul. Sadowej
Parking no. 2 – in the furniture market area, entrance from ul. Starokościelnej
Parking no. 3 – at the market square at ul. Kapicy
At the bus stop near the brewery at ul. Katowice, buses numbered 1, 2, 4, 36, 131, 254. The current timetable is available at www.mzk.pl.
Driving from Katowice
Directions to the Museum of Tyskie Browary Książęce from the Katowice side leads by road no. 86 towards Bielsko-Biała. Then take the exit at Czułów in ul. Katowice. After about 4 km you will reach the intersection, which should be crossed straight. The brewery builings and the Museum are on the right side (about 350 m from the junction).
Driving from Bielsko-Biała
Directions to the Museum of Tyskie Browary Książęce take the road No. 1 towards Katowice by Czechowice-Dziedzice and Pszczyna. In Tychy you should take the snail down the bridge to the road no. 44 towards Gliwice. After about 2 km we turn left into ul. Katowicka, where on the right you will notice the buildings of the brewery and the Museum (about 350 m from the junction).
Driving from Gliwice
Arrival to the Museum of Tyskie Browary Książęce leads to the direction of Mikolow by the road no. 44. In Mikołów you should continue to drive the same road until Tychy. In Tychy at the fifth junction with traffic lights turn right into ul. Katowice, where on the right side of the street you can see the buildings of the brewery and the Museum (about 350 m from the junction).
Driving from Bielsko-Biała through Tychy
Directions to the Museum of Tyskie Browary Książęce take the road No. 1 towards Katowice by Czechowice-Dziedzice and Pszczyna. In Kobiór, at the intersection with the traffic lights of 928, turn left in the direction of Tychy. Then at the roundabout take the second exit to Tychy. After crossing three traffic jams with al. Bielska changes its name to ul. Katowice, then look on the left side of the buildings of Tyskie Browar Książęce and the Museum.