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Plac Katedralny 18, Wroclaw 50-329, Poland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Truly beautiful religious building. Very well maintained and peaceful . A calm oasis in the middle of the city. We went in at dusk and when we came out all the trees were lit up and the lamp lighter was doing his rounds lighting the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fastrac
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very impressive cathedral to visit with great views available all round the building. Some stunning architecture and well worth seeing. Take a walk inside and remember to be quiet whilst there !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SteveM1401
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wroclaw Cathedral also known as the Church of St. John the Baptist and located in the old town area of Ostrow Tumski. This is well worth the ten minute stroll from Market Square. The view from the roadway leading to the cathedral really gives you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Seanie_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a shadow of a doubt one of the most popular tourist attractions on Cathedral Island ,this is the fourth incarnation of a cathedral on this site. Built between 1272 and 1341 the Cathedral was built in the Gothic style architecture ,the spires at 98...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful cathedral that is very nice outside and in. The twin spires are most impressive, but inside is even more impressive - huge stained glass windows, wonderful decoration, and commemorative plaques. Absolutely worth a visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nik-W2011
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This magic cathedral has two spires.It is reached by crossing from island to island alongside the River Oder over the Tumski Most bridge,Restored after war damage. You can go to the top of the tower by elevator to view the city for 7 zlotys.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve D
Reviewed 22 October 2018

A beautiful Cathedral and a magnificent altar. Visit sit, reflect, and acquiesce in this spiritual gem. A sense of awe and wonder pervades. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank George L
Reviewed 12 October 2018

All the wonderful church decorations you could imagine. A sight to behold! There were several in the area of this one.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a really nice Cathedral in a nice area. It was unusually dark inside. Explore this place if you can.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bee_
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Heart broken because I didn’t have enough time... It is not all about this cathedral, it is mostly about the whole setting. The impressive church is in the middle of a magical place, my only regret is that I didn’t have more time to spend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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