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The Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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Address: Laskiego, Gniezno, Poland
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A Wonderful Tour of an Impressive House of Worship

While one may visit parts of this beautiful house of worship without one, a guide can enrich the visit significantly. We had an English-speaking guide who took us into places... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

While one may visit parts of this beautiful house of worship without one, a guide can enrich the visit significantly. We had an English-speaking guide who took us into places behind locked doors and provided us with an excellent commentary on the importance of this church in Polish history. When in Gniezno, a visit to this impressive church is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

For a very cheap price you can go to the top of the tower in this dominating church right in the town centre. There are a deceptively large number of stairs to ascend, but definitely worth the view is is 360 degrees. Cathedral is impressive as well, not as ornate as some churches, but still authentic. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Gniezno played an important role in Polish history: the castle was the first capital of Piast. In 997 years the Bishop Wojciech went on a missionary trip to Prussia and here in 1025 was crowned the first Polish King Boleslaw and his successors on the Polish throne - Mieszko II and Boleslaw Smialy. Gniezno Cathedral dates back to the beginnings... More 

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