Krakow at Christmas: 73rd Annual Szopki Competition

Every year on the first Thursday of December, the Historical┬áMuseum of Krakow holds the annual Szopka Competition! This year was its 73rd year. Children, adults, everyone brings their handcrafted szopka to the statue at the heart of the Main Square. Krakowians and visitors gather together, starting around 9am, to watch the szopki be brought in….