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Sendzimir Steelworks
 
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30 – 969 ul. Ujastek 1
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
While the monumental Plac Centralny is the face Nowa Huta turns to the public, its true social realist glory song is the Administrative Centre of the Steelworks - the palace of the monstrosities flanking the gate to the complex. Built between 1952 and '55 to the design of the two...
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Skalka and the Pauline Monastery
 
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33-332 ul. Skaleczna 15
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Also known as the 'Church on the Rock", this gorgeous riverside sanctuary is one of the most important religious sites in Poland. It is here - or, rather, the Romanesque church that stood here - that the Bishop of Krakow, Saint Stanislaus of Szczepanow, was beheaded on the orders of...
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Slowacki Theatre
 
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30-001 Pl. Sw. Ducha 1
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Regarded today as an architectural masterpiece, the Theatre Slovak came under fierce criticism when construction began due to the demolition of the medieval Church of the Holy spirit to do the place - an act which provoked the anger of the local culture bigwigs like Jan Matejko. Although completed in...
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St. Adalbert's Church
 
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Rynek Glowny
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Krakow's oldest church sits not unlike a lost orphan at the southeast corner of the market square - a crazy mixture of pre-Romanesque, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque. The most ancient parts of the building date from the 11th century, thus pre-dating the Rynek and explaining seemingly random position within...
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St. Andrew's Church
 
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31-044 ul. Grodzka 54
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Saint-Andre offers the most beautiful example of Romanesque architecture in Krakow. Built between 1079 and 1098, it has been a place of worship for 900 years and was used as a refuge and fortress during Tartar invasions. Most of the relics have been looted anyway, to make a trip to...
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St. Anne's Church
 
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33-332 ul. Sw. Anny 11
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
A prime example of Baroque religious architecture in Poland, sainte-Anne is the collegiate church attached to the Jagiellonian University, as it has been since the beginning of the 15th century, the masses held here officially to open and close the university for the school year. The original, dating from the...
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Starmach Gallery
 
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33-332 ul. Wegierska 5
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
One of the largest private galleries in PL, this famous exhibition space inside a former Jewish synagogue focuses on the best Polish post-war art Built between 1879-1881, this unique brick building that was once the Zucher Synagogue - one of four Jewish prayer houses in the Krakow Ghetto, the others...
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State Rooms
 
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31-001 Wawel 5
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
The main exhibition at the Wawel Castle is within the spectacular State Rooms include several rooms on the ground floor- which have preserved their magnificent Renaissance-era wooden ceilings and the apartments on the second floor (third floor according to our American friends). These are the rooms where members of the...
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St. Barbara's Church
 
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33-332 Maly Rynek 8
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
While holy Mary is traditionally served in Krakow rich German community in the middle ages, the more low-key st. Barbara's attracted the local Polish population. The highlight is a Gothic of the 15th century, the sculpture located just inside the entrance, and a neo-Gothic sculpture representing the garden of Gethsemane....
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St. Benedict's Church
 
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Lasota Hill
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Take any of the black, intimidating trails off ul. Rekawka in the wooded limestone cliffs of Krzemionki to discover one of Krakow is the oldest, the smallest and most mysterious churches in the clearing next to the Fort Benedict. The date of the present structure was difficult to determine, but...
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St. Bernard's Church
 
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33-332 ul. Bernardynska 2
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
With most eyes and cameras pointing towards Wawel it's easy to miss the Saint-Bernard, a church and a monastery founded by St. John of Capistrano (1386-1456), a Franciscan priest who has made a name for himself, among other things, encourage anti-Jewish pogroms. Built in the second half of the 15th...
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St. Casimir's Church
 
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33-332 ul. Reformacka 4
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
This church was built between 1666 and 1672, and reflects the modest furnishings and the architecture of this strict order. Of a microclimate in the church vaults naturally mummifies the bodies in the crypt. If you want to see the mummified bodies, hair and all, you must ask for permission....
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St. Catherine's Church
 
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33-332 ul. Augustianska 7 (entrance from ul. Skaleczna)
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Recognized as one of the most beautiful Gothic churches of Cracow. Most of his furniture were lost in the 19th century, although the Baroque high altar from 1634 survives. The cloister built in the time of Kazimierz the Great and decorated with wall paintings, Gothic and 17th century paintings is...
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St. Florian's Basilica
 
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30-001 ul. Warszawska 1B
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Located in the upper part of the plac Matejki, Saint Florian may be a basilica, but it is also pretty dull (by Krakow standards, at least). Dating back to the 12th or 13th century and consecrated by the bishop of Cracow and historian Wincenty Kadlubek, the church would have been...
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St. Giles' Church
 
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33-332 ul. Grodzka 67
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
This small church situated at the end of the ul. Grodzka, just in front of the Wawel Hill, may not be as exciting as some of Krakow's other places of worship, but it is worth mentioning for at least one reason: the English-language mass every Sunday at 10:30. And Saint-Gilles...
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