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Church of St. Elizabeth

Wroclaw, Poland
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Ranked #12 of 50 Attractions in Wroclaw
Type: Religious Sites
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

This church is just off the main market square (Rynek). You can climb the tower from a separate entrance on the south side of the building (there is a small charge). The spiral staircase is rather narrow and steep, and it's the same route going up and down, but well worth the effort as the view over the market square... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Firstly the church is very artistic and well kept. They are currenly painting part of it with great care. Secondly the tower is very high and you an climb to the top if you are fit. Please do not climb in shoes that will slip. Walking shoes would be ideal.

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Mosta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The incredible views of the city from the top of the tower made going up the 300+ steps well worth it!

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Brno
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

- cheap entrance fee to the tower - nice view over old town, Odra river & Tumski island, as well as over 6 small islands

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Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

beautiful place to see! highly recommened for a quick trip ! lovely and enchanting. Visit day or night, get all the same great views!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

a 14th century brick building which towers over the city and which shows yet another form of church decoration. A wonderful space of worship.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is just off the main market square, interesting architecture and there is a monument to Dietrich Bonhoeffer who was executed by the Nazis in 1945. Sometimes there are concerts and music presentations in the church.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The most interesting thing about St.Elizabeth is the tower. The tower is 300+ steps up to a fantastic view of Wroclaw. The cost is 5PLN and the hours are 10-6. Go on a clear day, it is worth the climb!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I have visited the homeland twice once in 2000 and then in 2012. I looked forward to making the 326 step climb to enjoy a breath taking view of Rynek and the Wroclaw skyline. The history of this church and surrounding churches I found to be very informative. Loved going down and greeted by a gnome across the plaza. A... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

It's a nice church to pop your head into while in Wroclaw, but there isn't anything too memorable about it. Unfortunately, the tower wasn't open on the day I went. I'm sure if it had been open I would have rated the site a little higher, but I can only go off of what I actually saw.

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