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Parish Church of St. Stanislaus (Fara Church)

Golebia 1, Poznan 61-834, Poland
+48 61 852 69 50
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One of the Best in the World

Having visited many churches join the major European cities I have no hesitation in saying this is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
North Carolina
Organ concert

Perfect organ concerts with guided tours and a short lecture, by a candlelight during summers. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Zofia C
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This huge parish church is known for its magnificent Baroque ornamentation in the chapels of the Holy Cross, which feature a 16th-century crucifix and the Virgin Mary.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Golebia 1, Poznan 61-834, Poland
+48 61 852 69 50
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Having visited many churches join the major European cities I have no hesitation in saying this is in the top 10 for beautiful architecture and art... Wish they had more lights on...and they organist played around 2pm on a Saturday with no notice that they...More

Thank 104KB2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect organ concerts with guided tours and a short lecture, by a candlelight during summers. The church may be also visited every Sat with a short concert at noon, right after the Goats performance at the Old Market Square (12:15) - everyone can experience both...More

Thank Zofia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place will leave you in awe.. Truly amazing details and history are behind these doors. Be sure to visit during a session to take in the true polish feel.

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It may sound pretentious, but when you spend a lot of time in Eastern Europe everything starts to look the same. BUT I remember this church specifically because of the color, it made me smile! Such a cute little area of town! I even bought...More

Thank Maxine B
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Parish Church of St. Stanislaus is stunning inside and out. The decorations are beautiful and it’s great to look around the church.

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Most churches in this part of the world look pretty similar, however at night at least the night I visited they had backlit the columns and fresco's with multi coloured lights giving some lovely effects. You cannot miss this place just off market square, remember...More

Thank Daya101
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

When we arived a serivice started so we didn't have much time inside. But what we saw was breath taking. We don't have churches like this in the Netherlands. It was really peacefull and a lot of local people were praying.

Thank Rachelle W
Reviewed 15 August 2017

From the outside this church is extremely photogenic and architecturally pleasing. The inside is I'm afraid just another lavishly over-decorated Catholic church dripping with gold which is just a complete turn-off for me. Of course you may like that sort of thing and it might...More

Thank EssexBilly
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We came up on the Parish Church from a side street and where enchanted by the imposing facade looking over such a small passage way. As we got closer, we realized there was a large street leading to the parish church but nonetheless, that first...More

Thank dglenroute
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Sometimes you find a great looking church outside,but nothing inside. This church is impressive outside, but wait until you get inside! The ceiling and side aisles are decorated as is the interesting altar. There is also a side chapel to your right for private prayer...More

Thank traveller-pg
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