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St. Florian's Gate (Brama Florianska)

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Address: Ul. Pijarska, Krakow 31-015, Poland
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Description: Encircling the Old Town district, this 14th-century gate and its four...
Encircling the Old Town district, this 14th-century gate and its four towers are the remnants of the city's fortifications, most of which were destroyed at the beginning of the nineteenth century.
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See it with the Barbican and the Planty on your way to dinner. Remember the Planty used to be a moat

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

See it with the Barbican and the Planty on your way to dinner. Remember the Planty used to be a moat

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A part of the colourful history of the city, I enjoyed seeing this as part of the free walking tour and felt I got much more from this with more background informtation. A stone's throw from the Barbican, this is good to see in conjunction with the other elements of the old cities defences.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I really enjoyed the area where this gate was! My friends and I often used it as a landmark to meet at and to use as the starting point of shopping exhibitions due to the large amount of good ATMs, and good kantors in the street. Along this strip I did have coffee at a lovely lovely shop, they had... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

this is a great looking tower part of the old city walls just at the end of a busy main street very good for a photo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Florianska gate is the only gate that exists today from the Middle Ages. Its nice and in a good condition so its great to see it.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Worth taking in as part of a general wander but you won't need to linger for long. Artwork is displayed for sale on the walls either side of the gate.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Just a nice architectural gate but still worth the five minute detour from the main square. Always music played underneath.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

The only thing that makes this better than just average is the Black Madonna in the gate and the the nearby Barbarian (which was closed). Good to include in a stroll around town but not worth a special visit. One good thing is the best places to change money (Kantor) are in the street parallel to the avenue at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Really cool Gate House (if you could call it that) at the edge of the Old Quarter, just off Market Square, leading through into Planty Gardens

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

one of those things that you will come across just off the main square. the architecture is 14th century part of the city wall.makes for great fofo's

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