The basic function of the Palace is to offer the inhabitants of the city and the region many different forms of art and culture. The institution carries out projects in cultural education, promotion and protection of culture. It invites to concerts, theatre performances, operas, literary sessions, cabaret shows, film shows, festiwals of culture, a wide range of educational activitiesand workshops and exhibitions. There also operate:University of the Third Age, music, dance and vocalgroups aswell as artistic sections. The rich offer of activities and workshops is available at its numerous facilities located in the city. Within the structure of the Palace there are 11 community centres, 5 clubs within housing areas and the Culture Centre in Ząbkowiece. The Entertainment Orchestra Sojka Band and the studio cinema Kadr are the pride of the Palace. The most important open airevents: Days of Dąbrowa Górnicza, Michał Spisak International Music Competition, International Festival of Brass Bands, Intercultural Folk Festival Zagłębie and the Neighbours, Harvest Festival, Summer Cinema are also the domain of the Palace.
The historic interior, professionalism and richexperience are the assets of this institution also trusted by business partners. Companies will find here an excellent atmosphere to hold ceremonies, jubilee events, business meetings, conferences and anexcellent space for promotion of products and services. On the exterior historic walls of the building there is an inscription: TO CULTURE AND ART. It perfectly reflects the character and central idea of the activity of the Palace as a leading cultural institution not only in the Silesian province but also in Poland. For the many years of its functioning it has become the house of generations of people of art and culture. It is the place both for those who make the first steps on the road of their artistic passions as well as for great renowned artists. Everyone, for whom contact with art is an important element of life, will find here an excellent cultural offer.