King's Palace and Garden in Wilanów. Magical Winter Lights

Wilanów garden and palace complex was erected in 17th century as a summer residence of Jan III Sobieski (King of Poland). A visit to Wilanów provides an opportunity to experience the core of Polish tradition and history. King's Palace in Wilanów and its beautiful garden does not fall asleep  in the winter.

On some winter evenings, the façade of the Wilanów Palace becomes a place of 3D mappings. It is a three-dimensional show combines light, image and sound. Mapping is displayed on the facade of the palace of Wilanow and uses his architectural elements to create the illusion of an animated building. During mappingów the King Jan III Sobieski and the Queen Mary  appearing at the windows of the palace. The viewers are witness of arrival of the king to the Palace and a court dance show.

In the Wilanów garden is located an extraordinary light installation. While walking along the illuminated alleys of the King's Magic Garden, you will to admire a variety of plant and animal species that used to inhabit King Jan III's garden.

The Garden of Imagination is an installation comprising 300,000 colourful diodes that brighten up in the winter the Baroque garden surrounding Wilanów Palace. The lights are harmoniously blended with music and illuminate to the theme of "Waltz of the Flowers" from "The Nutcracker" by Piotr Tchaikovsky, "Masquerade Waltz" by Aram Khachaturian and "Morning" by Edvard Grieg.


  1. Just beautiful and amazing!!! Thank you!

  2. Those lights are amazing!

  3. It looks like a fairytale! Wow!
    Thanks for sharing at

  4. Very beautiful! Thank you for sharing. I did not know about this palace. One for the wish list. :)

  5. Fantastic night shots. Love the colours.

  6. Wow!I have never seen these beautiful night scenery photos. Thanks for sharing.

  7. Very pretty, and intriguing!

  8. This took my breath away. Never saw anything so pretty and different. So glad I found your post today.

  9. Pictures from a fantasy world, very appealing !
    Greetings from Germany

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  10. I am amazed on all photos, truly a king's place...

  11. Oh my goodness, this is so very neat. I would have loved to see this in person.

    Lisa @ LTTL

    PS... sorry I am so late in visiting, my birthday was last week and I got caught up in celebrating all week.

  12. Colourfull photo's, so bright!

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  13. That is truly magical!!

  14. A garden of lights. Beautiful.

  15. Love the colors, esp the 1st pic


  16. What a magical scene and your photographs are absolutely fabulous


  17. What a place ~ beautiful and wonderful night photography!

    Happy Week to you ~ ^_^

  18. Two thumbs up for these superb captures.


  19. like i said earlier.... wonderful photos!

    Have a nice ABC-Day / - Week
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  20. Stunning and spectacular!!! Must be incredible to actually see this. Thanks for sharing, fantastic photos!


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