The world’s only Museum of Soap and History of Dirt operates in Bydgoszcz. It offers interactive time travel through the history of cleanliness, dirt and soap making, which has deep-rooted ties with Bydgoszcz.


Museum of Soap and History of dirt | Bydgoszcz | Poland


In the city on the River Brda, the first Soap and Candle Production Plant was founded as early as the 18th century in today’s Warmińskiego Street. Production of the famous Persil and Cypisek laundry soap originated in Bydgoszcz. A visit to the Museum starts from washing your hands in a tub. Then visitors move to the workshop, where soap makers teach them step by step how to make fragrant soap. After the workshops, participants visit all parts of this surprising museum.


Museum of SoapWhen: The Museum is open all week, between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. Before your planned visit, we recommend taking a look on the museum website at and check reservation for the selected date. Shows are organized every 90 minutes.

Where: 13 Długa Street,

Ticket prices

Prior contact with the museum in this matter is recommended

- 18 zł per person (free for children under 3 years old)
- 59 zł for a family ticket* (4-5 people)
- 15 zł for a group ticket (starting from 10 people)

* family ticket include families with minimum 1 child