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Monument to the Militant Proletariat
 
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Al. Ignacego Daszynskiego
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
This austere Soviet-era monument is typical of the statuary of the PRL period, if you do not see a lot of the nature of Krakow these days. The back story to this huge monument with a larger-than-life fist-raising of the workers is a strike at the local level Semperit rubber...
New Jewish Cemetery
 
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Cemeteries
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33-332 ul. Miodowa 55
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
This enormous cemetery was established in 1800 and was the burial place of many of Krakow's distinguished Jews in the 19th and early 20th centuries. His story takes a darker look with the decimation of the Jewish population between 1939 and 1945. Many of the headstones are in reality no...
Nowa Huta Cross and Riots
 
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31-953 ul. Ludzmierska 2
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Designed as an ideal socialist city, Nowa Huta was to be atheist by definition and as such its design didn't designate any urban plots for troublesome churches. As one can imagine, the policy didn't go over well with the locals who, backed by Bishop Karol Wojtyla, the future Pope JPII,...
Nowa Huta Reservoir
 
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Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Probably the most beautiful place to stroll in Nowa Huta, if you encounter a socialist realism overdose, this reservoir and the surrounding park served as a recreation field for the district's hardworking residents since 1957. Unfortunately, the area fell into disrepair in the 90s and never fully recovered, made the...
Old Synagogue
 
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Churches and other Places of Worship
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33-332 ul. Szeroka 24
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
The Old Synagogue in Krakow’s Kazimierz district is the oldest surviving synagogue in Poland and ranks among some of the oldest synagogues in all of Europe. Originally built in the 15th century, it was reconstructed and given a Renaissance-style makeover after it was caught in a...
Palace of the Arts
 
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Art Galleries
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31-011 Pl. Szczepanski 4
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
This magnificent Art Nouveau-style building on Plac Szczepanski is the headquarters of the society of Friends of Fine Arts Society - the oldest organization of this kind in Central Europe, dating from 1854. Built in 1901, its headquarters was Krakow's first Art Nouveau building, but the facade also presents elements...
Piotr Skarga Monument
 
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Plac Sw. Marii Magdaleny
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Widely regarded as Krakow, worse, of sculpture, of this wretched memorial of a Jesuit priest Piotr Skarga has been the subject of controversy since its inauguration on the sainte Marie-Madeleine Place in 2001. For one thing, there are the circumstances relating to its implementation: the likeness of this stern 16th/17th...
Piotr Skrzynecki Monument
 
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33-332 Rynek Glowny 29
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Always sharply dressed in hat and suit, holding fresh flowers, the bronze medal Piotr Skrzynecki is Vis-a-Vis the bar's most loyal customer, faithful that he has a total disregard for the opening and closing. Sitting in front of his own small bronze table - a favorite place of the real...
Planty
 
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Parks and green zones
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Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Once the site of the city in the 13th century, defensive fortifications, the moats have been filled, the walls razed and the towers demolished, with the notable exception of the great Florianska Gate and impenetrable to the Barbican - during the Austrian occupation in the first half of the 19th...
Podgorze Savings Bank
 
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33-332 ul. Jozefinska 18
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Completed in 1910, and originally the headquarters of the Free "of the Savings Bank of the Royal City of Podgorze," this is one of the Podgozre the most beautiful buildings, enjoying a sumptuous secessionist facade designed by Antoni Dostal. At the top, the view of the Podgorze coat of arms,...
Popper Synagogue
 
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Churches and other Places of Worship
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33-332 ul. Szeroka 16
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
If you are attentive, you may notice that, in addition to the Remuh and the Old Synagogue, there was also a third synagogue, rue Szeroka: this is the Popper Synagogue, hidden behind a gated courtyard and nestled between the street's Jewish restaurants. Built in 1620 by wealthy Jewish merchant Wolf...
Przegorzaly Castle
 
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30-001 ul. Jodlowa 13
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Approximately 6.5 km to the west of the Old City, on a rocky outcrop at the edge of the forest overlooking the Wisla River, is located Przegorzaly Castle - one of Las Wolski's highlights, and an easy way to hiking destination with great rewards. While today, the sunset views from...
Remuh Synagogue and Cemetery
 
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Churches and other Places of Worship
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31-053 ul. Szeroka 40
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Dating back to 1553, it is in Krakow, the smallest but most active synagogue, with Shabbat services once more, which takes place here every Friday in the wake of the recent completion of the restoration work. The synagogue was created by the famous family of 16th century, the Polish rabbi...
Royal Private Apartments
 
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31-001 Wawel 5
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
The Royal Private Apartments are essentially a continuation of the State Rooms tour of the castle interiors, and equally amazing, however, these rooms may not be accessible on a specially conducted guided tour (available in English or Polish, max. 10 people per group). Consisting of the royal rooms and guest...
Sanctuary of Divine Mercy
 
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Churches and other Places of Worship
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30-001 ul. Sw. Siostry Faustyny 3 (Łagiewniki)
Krakow
Lesser Poland Voivodeship
Poland
Located in the southern suburbs of Krakow, the Shrine of the Divine Mercy includes a new basilica and the convent of the 19th century, of religious and mystic Faustina Kowalska (1905-1938), who has a vision of Christ, red and white shafts of light emanating from his heart. The image known...
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