Very nice cathedral with life organ recital. One of the biggest organ I ever saw and heard. Very nice park around it to walk thru.
A cathedral you have to visit while you are in Gdansk. This place is Original, has a wonderful impressive organ, beautiful sculptures and paintings. Not that big but certainly proofs that small can also be beautiful. They do concerts sometimes but didnt have the time to visit such an event, can imagine its wonderful.
I have seen all the main cathedrals in Gdansk, and this one is still my favorite. I love the exterior of it, because it's different from all other cathedrals in the city. Also, this is one of the few landmarks in the city that wasn't destroyed during World War II, so this cathedral looks exactly the same as it did... More
This is a unique church with one of the best organs in Europe. Try to hear a short concert. Explanations of the church are broadcast in many languages, including English.
Go there to hear organ music in its glory. It's a huge instrument with a beautiful sound, and the building to match it. The free concerts are OK but if you love classical music, treat yourself to one of the evening performances - they are top class, and very affordable, too. We were lucky enough to hear both the organ,... More
Visited Oliwa Cathedral last Friday, and what an amazing building. They do a free organ recital most days up until 1.00p.m. which we were lucky enough to hear. The cathedral itself is quite large and very ornate. An easy train ride from Gdansk costing just over £1 return fare, so well worth a visit.
We are not religious people so the Cathedral spoke to us through its architecture and the fabulous organ. The organ was constructed in the 18th century and took 25 years to build. We were treated to a recital (I think all tourist groups get the same recital) and could see the organ's moving parts and hear the different sounds it... More
This post Cisterial Abbey, currently a cathedral of Gdansk is worhy to go there, despite the fact that it is localed outside the old town. It is a must to listen to the organ concert organized in the cathedra on the hour.
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