There are a few dozen museums and historic sites in Poznań and its vicinity.  The following venues are worth recommending: The National Museum in Poznań ( with its interesting collections of art. Its other departments worth visiting are Museum of Applied Arts, Museum of the History of Poznań, Museum of Musical Instruments or Ethnography Museum (located in the building of the former Masonic Lodge); Archeological Museum (, Porta Posnania ICHOT (, Archdiocese Museum (