28 Sights in Gdańsk, Poland (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Gdańsk, Poland. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 28 sights are available in Gdańsk, Poland.

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1. Piwnica Romańska

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Gdansk Dominican Monastery Restaurant is a Romanesque restaurant discovered in 2005 and was once part of Dominican Monastery. It is the oldest existing Kubatur in Gdansk, covering an area of 52 meters. It is located in the main city, under Dominican Square, St. Santa Claus and the market hall. It was formed in the mid-13th century or the third quarter. Much of the room remains intact, although the building has been rebuilt several times. The target is located at a very low bottom, about. Buried 1 meter underground. The restaurant has a unique vault design with four oval vaults supported by paneling and central struts. It's completely underground. It was originally planned to re-fill the soil, but with the opposition of conservation circles and historical site lovers and the intervention of the Ministry of Culture, the historical site was managed by the Archaeological Museum, which spent 5 million zlotys to restore it.

Wikipedia: Refektarz klasztoru dominikanów w Gdańsku (PL)

2. Kościół pw. Świętej Trójcy

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Church of the Holy Trinity in Gdańsk – a late Gothic temple erected for Franciscans imprisoned in 1419 in the Old Suburb (Lastadia), the southern part of historical Gdańsk. The church is part of the former monastery complex of the Conventual Friars Minor, which includes the chapel of St. Anne, a half-timbered house and monastery buildings adjacent to the church from the south side with a courtyard. After the Reformation in 1522, the Gdańsk Academic Gymnasium and library were established here. After 1872 it was the seat of the City Museum, now a branch of the National Museum. A valuable work of late gothic brick architecture, with characteristic stepped gables of the nave façade and chancel and small turrets contrasting with the massive body of the church.

Wikipedia: Kościół Świętej Trójcy w Gdańsku (PL)

3. Pomnik Obrońców Poczty Polskiej

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The Polish Postal Defender Monument, a monument commemorating the Polish Postal Defender on September 1, 1939, was unveiled on September 1, 1979 at the Polish Postal Defender Square in the center of Gdansk, according to the design of Christina Haido Kukomach and Vincent Kukomach. It is funded by the Polish Post. The monument depicts a dying postman handed a rifle by Nike, the goddess of victory, and letters gushed out of an open pouch. Characters are blended into stylized sea waves dotted with doves of peace.

Wikipedia: Pomnik Obrońców Poczty Polskiej w Gdańsku (PL)

4. Pomnik Poległych Stoczniowców 1970

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Pomnik Poległych Stoczniowców 1970 Avi1111 dr. avishai teicher / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Monument to the fallen Shipyard Workers 1970 was unveiled on 16 December 1980 near the entrance to what was then the Lenin Shipyard in Gdańsk, Poland. It commemorates the 42 or more people killed during the Coastal cities events in December 1970. It was created in the aftermath of the Gdańsk Agreement and is the first monument to the victims of communist oppression to be erected in a communist country. It was designed by: Bogdan Pietruszka, Wiesław Szyślak, Wojciech Mokwiński and Jacek Krenz.

Wikipedia: Monument to the Fallen Shipyard Workers of 1970 (EN)

5. Dworzec PKP Gdańsk Główny (w przebudowie)

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Gdańsk Główny is the chief railway station serving the city of Gdańsk, in the Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland. The station opened in 1900 and is located on the Warsaw–Gdańsk railway, Gdańsk–Stargard railway, the parallel Gdańsk Śródmieście–Rumia railway, Gdańsk Główny–Gdańsk Zaspa Towarowa railway and Gdańsk Główny–Gdańsk Nowy Port railway. The train services are operated by PKP, Polregio and SKM Tricity. Koleje Mazowieckie trains operate here during the summer.

Wikipedia: Gdańsk Główny railway station (EN)

6. Kościół pw. Świętych Apostołów Piotra i Pawła

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Church of St. Peter and Paul – a church in Gdańsk, at Żabi Kruk Street. It is a historical parish church of the Old Suburbs. It belongs to the group of the largest Gothic churches in Gdańsk. In the years 1590-1945 it was the main church of Gdańsk Reformed Evangelicals. Services were held here in Polish, English, French and German. In 1958, by virtue of the decision of the authorities of the Polish People's Republic, it was handed over to Roman and Armenian Catholics.

Wikipedia: Kościół św. Piotra i Pawła w Gdańsku (PL)

7. Kościół pw. Świętego Józefa

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St. Yue Se Church in Gdansk is a provost church in St. Gdansk parish. Brigid of the Archdiocese of Gdansk. The church is adjacent to the chapel, where the holiest sacraments are held all day, during which the sacraments of reconciliation can also be enjoyed. It was one of the few Roman Catholic churches in Gdansk during the Reformation. In the time of the Carmeites, the church carried the call of the Virgin Snowflake and the divine founders Elijah and Elisha.

Wikipedia: Kościół św. Józefa w Gdańsku (PL)

8. Pałac Opatów

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The Abbots' Palace in Oliwa is a rococo palace in Oliwa, a quarter of Gdańsk (Danzig). The first portion of the palace, the "Old Palace" was constructed in the 15th century. Later, in the first half of the sixteen hundreds a "New Palace" was added, which served as the residency of the then abbot of the Cistercians, Jan Grabiński. The final additions to the palace were made between 1754 and 1756, and were funded by another Cistercian abbot, Jacek Rybiński.

Wikipedia: Abbot's Palace (Oliwa) (EN)

9. Tym co za polskość Gdańska

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Tym co za polskość Gdańska Osmar Valdebenito from Santiago, Chile / CC BY-SA 2.0

Monument to What for the Polishness of Gdańsk – a monument commemorating the fallen for the Polishness of Gdańsk in the period from the Gdańsk massacre in 1308 to the end of World War II, unveiled on December 28, 1969 on the square at Podwale Staromiejskie Street. The monument in the shape of concrete blocks decorated with reliefs symbolizing the axe driven into the ground was built according to the vision of Wawrzyniec Samp and Wiesław Pietroń.

Wikipedia: Pomnik Tym co za polskość Gdańska (PL)

10. Bazylika Mariacka

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St. Mary's Church, or formally the Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, is a Brick Gothic Catholic church located in central Gdańsk, Poland. With its volume between 185,000 m3 and 190,000 m3 it is currently one of the two or three largest brick churches in the world. Only San Petronio Basilica in Bologna, comprising 258,000 m3 is larger, Munich Frauenkirche and Ulm Minster also comprise 185,000 to 190,000 m3.

Wikipedia: St. Mary's Church, Gdańsk (EN)

11. Narodowe Muzeum Morskie

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Narodowe Muzeum Morskie Maciej Burda / Public domain

The National Maritime Museum in Gdańsk is a maritime museum in Gdańsk, Poland, established on 1 January 1962. It is dedicated to gathering, researching and preserving artifacts and documents concerning ship transport, international trade, fishing and culture of people working at sea, rivers and those ashore – as well as the dissemination of knowledge on maritime history of Poland and its economy through the ages.

Wikipedia: National Maritime Museum, Gdańsk (EN)

12. Pomnik Ofiarom Stanu Wojennego

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Monument to the Victims of Martial Law – a monument in Gdańsk at the Cancer Market in the form of a lying figure, in memory of Antoni Browarczyk, the first fatal victim of martial law in Poland. The author of the monument is the Gdańsk sculptor Gennadiy Yershov, the initiator of the monument – the president of the Association of the Federation of Fighting Youth, photojournalist Robert Kwiatek.

Wikipedia: Pomnik Ofiarom Stanu Wojennego (PL)

13. Ratusz Głównego Miasta

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Gdańsk Main Town Hall is a historic Ratusz located in the Gdańsk Main City borough of Śródmieście. It is one of the finest examples of the Gothic-Renaissance historic buildings in the city, built at the intersection of Ulica Długa and Długi Targ, in the most popular part of Gdańsk. The Main Town Hall in Gdańsk houses the History Museum of the City of Gdańsk.

Wikipedia: Gdańsk Town Hall (EN)

14. SS Sołdek

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SS Sołdek is a retired Polish coal and ore freighter. She was the first ship built in Gdańsk (Poland) after World War II and the first seagoing ship completed in Poland. She was the first of 29 ships classed as Project B30, built between 1949 and 1954 in Stocznia Gdańska. The name was given in honour of Stanisław Sołdek, one of the shipyard's shock workers.

Wikipedia: SS Sołdek (EN)

15. Muzeum Archidiecezjalne w Gdańsku

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Gdansk Archdiocese Museum-has existed since 1975, Gdansk-Oliva Museum. It is located inside the former Sidorian monastery and has been used by Gdansk Theological Seminary since 1957. During the summer, the most prized part of the monastery's history dates back to the late 13th, 14th and 15th centuries and was once covered by complete traps.

Wikipedia: Muzeum Archidiecezjalne w Gdańsku (PL)

16. Wzgórze Pachołek

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Pachołek Hill – a hill in the area of the Oliwa district of Gdańsk. Also called Mount Pachołek, and in German initially Pacholkenberg, and from 1797 to 1945. Carlsberg or Karlsberg. It is located in the Oliwa Forests complex on the edge of the Tri-City Landscape Park and on the Kartuski tourist trail and the Skarszewski trail.

Wikipedia: Wzgórze Pachołek (PL)

17. Molo w Brzeźnie

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Brzeźno Pier - a pier located in Brzeźno, one of the resort boroughs of Gdańsk, Pomeranian Voivodeship; in Poland. The pier was built in the second half of the nineteenth century, with a length of 100 metres. The pier was later expanded after World War II and currently has a length of 136 metres and a width of 7.2 metres.

Wikipedia: Brzeźno Pier (EN)

18. Historyczna Brama Nr 2 Stoczni Gdańskiej

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Historyczna Brama Nr 2 Stoczni Gdańskiej Krzysztof Korczyński / CC BY-SA 3.0 pl

The Gate No 2 of the Gdańsk Shipyard is one of the gates leading into Gdańsk Shipyard. Because of the gate's proximity to the Shipyard's management buildings as well as its good access to Gdańsk Main City and Gdańsk Główny railway station, the Gate is commonly considered to be the main entrance to the Shipyard.

Wikipedia: Gate No 2 of the Gdańsk Shipyard (EN)

19. Bastion św. Gertrudy

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St. Petersburg. Gertrude, a new fortress in Gdansk, built between 1607 and 1638, was the only one to remain in its original shape and the last fortress in the Western Fortifications series. One of fourteen similar fortresses that besieged the city in the 17th century, located in the old suburbs near the lower city.

Wikipedia: Bastion św. Gertrudy (PL)

20. Bastion Żubr

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Bison Fortress is one of 14 similar fortresses in Gdansk from 1622 to 1636, located near the lower city. The strong embankment of this fortress was built by many people. Urban garbage. It is part of a fixed fortification, built on the refraction of a pentagonal soil reinforced by a wall.

Wikipedia: Bastion Żubr (PL)

21. Szaniec Jezuicki

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Szaniec Jezuicki Pumeks / Public domain

Jesuit rampart, less often "Jesuit Fort" – a historic trapezoidal fort in Gdańsk. It was founded by the Prussians on the edge of the upland, in a place towering over the Old Scots, at Kolonia Anielinki Street. Since 1968, the rampart has been entered in the register of monuments.

Wikipedia: Szaniec Jezuicki (PL)

22. Twierdza Wisłoujście

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Wisłoujście Fortress is an historic fortress located in Gdańsk by the Martwa Wisła river, by an old estuary of the river Vistula, flowing into the Bay of Gdańsk. The fortress is located close to the Wisłoujście borough, Westerplatte and the Port Północny.

Wikipedia: Wisłoujście Fortress (EN)

23. Europejskie Centrum Solidarności

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The European Solidarity Centre is a museum and library in Gdańsk, Poland, devoted to the history of Solidarity, the Polish trade union and civil resistance movement, and other opposition movements of Communist Eastern Europe. It opened on 31 August 2014.

Wikipedia: European Solidarity Centre (EN)

24. Sanktuarium Matki Bożej Brzemiennej w Gdańsku Matemblewie

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Sanctuary of Notre Dame of Matenblev, Gdansk-Sanctuary of Notre Dame of Roman Catholicism. It is located on the Matemblewa estate in the Bretowo district of Gdansk, Pomerania province. It belongs to Gdansk Olive Oil Company of Gdansk Archdiocese.

Wikipedia: Sanktuarium Matki Bożej Brzemiennej w Gdańsku Matemblewie (PL)

25. Gdański Ogród Zoologiczny

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The Gdańsk Zoo is a zoological garden located in Gdańsk, Pomeranian Voivodship, Poland. It was opened in the district of Oliwa in 1954 and covers 123,76 hectares, which makes it the largest zoological garden in Poland in terms of area.

Wikipedia: Gdańsk Zoo (EN)

26. Kościół pw. Niepokalanego Poczęcia Najświętszej Maryi Panny

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The Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a Roman Catholic parish church belonging to the parish of the same invocation. It is located in the Gdańsk district of Śródmieście, in the Lower Town.

Wikipedia: Kościół Niepokalanego Poczęcia Najświętszej Maryi Panny w Gdańsku (PL)

27. Kościół Bożego Ciała

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The Church of Corpus Christi in Gdańsk is a Polish Catholic parish church located in the city centre of Gdańsk, in the Pomeranian Voivodeship. It belongs to the Pomeranian-Wielkopolska deanery of the Diocese of Warsaw.

Wikipedia: Kościół Bożego Ciała w Gdańsku (polskokatolicki) (PL)

28. Jan III Sobieski

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King John III Sobieski Monument in Gdańsk is an equestrian statue of the King of Poland John III Sobieski (1629-1696). Originally built in Lviv in 1898, the monument was transferred to Gdańsk in 1965.

Wikipedia: John III Sobieski Monument in Gdańsk (EN)

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