Szydłowiec – a town known for a building granite mine. Formerly the seat of the Odrowąż Family. In the gothic, 16th century’s castle – a museum of folk musical instruments. The late-gothic church dating back to the turn of the 15th and the 16th centuries. The late-renaissance cit hall with a beautiful attick, inside cross-shaped and arched vaults. In the neighbourhood an antique industrial plant of the 19th century in village Chlewiska. Worth visiting – the Museum of Folk Musical Instruments in the castle of Prince Szydłowiecki.