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Review of Main Market Square

Main Market Square
Ranked #1 of 323 things to do in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Huge 10-acre square, the largest in any of Europe's medieval cities, features the 16th-century Renaissance Cloth Hall and the splendid 14th-century Gothic Basilica of the Virgin Mary.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!!! I love the main market square!!!! It feels rich in history! So colourful! Each building feels as if it has its own story!!! One of my favourite in Europe!!!

1  Thank Tim1972999
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one the most beautiful squares in all of Europe. It is picturesque with the striking St. Mary’s Basilica as the centerpiece. Don’t miss the buglers from the church tower, the opening of the altarpiece inside the church and the museum of 19th century Polish art above the Cloth Hall.

1  Thank FeedTheOwl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Historical place, lovely and beautiful square, with lots of restaurants, shops, and horse ride possibilities.

1  Thank Gille L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to walk around, lots of stalls to buy from, but lots of people trying to sell you trips around the town

Thank mother51
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So many photo opportunities in this medieval square. Take all evening just strolling around and there are plenty of places to eat...but one street back it's half the price.
Street performers come out early in the evening. ..worth a watch.

1  Thank Kevin T
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