The “Wieliczka” Salt Mine

Graduation Tower

Visiting hours

The Graduation Tower ticket offices are open from 09:00 am to 05:00 pm,  the walk in the Graduation Tower takes place on an individual basis; there is no entry schedule.

Ticket prices

Discount tickets, standard tickets, family tickets
from 6 PLN / person

Take a deep breath

With the gentle hum of water flowing down the blackthorn branches and the salt mist in the air, you can soothe your senses, take in some air with the properties of a sea breeze, relax and rest.
Come to the Graduation Tower, take a deep breath and experience the healing, preventive and relaxing properties of this form of rest.

At the Graduation Tower:

  • You will experience a sense of well-being and an increase of energy to act, especially if you face stress and fatigue on a daily basis.

  • Every breath brings a purification of the respiratory tract. You will feel relief if you live in a large agglomeration, have contact with polluted air.

  • The visit is recommended for allergy sufferers who have skin and inhalation problems, as well as people with reduced immunity.

  • You can relax in your own way, even by blissfully doing nothing. You can also spend your time more actively, for example by engaging in some Nordic Walking.

The “Wieliczka” Salt Mine Graduation Tower by the numbers:

number of people who can be in the Graduation Tower at the same time
3 200 m²
surface area of the blackthorn construction
22,5 m
height of the observation tower
30 minutes
recommended visit duration

Graduation Tower layout

Use the Graduation Tower if you are struggling with stress and fatigue, want to improve your immunity and clean your airways, feel the need to relax and rest, or if you have a free moment after an intensive sightseeing tour of the underground.


  • Ticket office
  • Recreational zone
  • Walking area
  • Bench
  • Observation tower

Useful Information

Detailed terms and conditions of touring the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine can be found here.

Open flames, electric torches, smoking cigarettes (including e-cigarettes) are prohibited.
Bringing animals in is prohibited, with the exception of service animals.
We do not offer a facility where you can leave your pet.

Where to buy tickets to the Graduation Tower? Check here.
The Graduation Tower price list can be found here.
The Graduation Tower Terms and Conditions can be found here.
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