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Krakow's Historic Centre
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Ranked #1 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: The 13th century merchants' town is home to Europe's largest market square and offers numerous historical houses, palaces and... more » Owner description: The 13th century merchants' town is home to Europe's largest market square and offers numerous historical houses, palaces and churches with magnificent interiors, 14th century fortifications, ancient synagogues, Jagiellonian University and the Gothic cathedral where the kings of Poland were buried. « less
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Ranked #2 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Huge 10-acre square, the largest in any of Europe's medieval cities, features the 16th-century Renaissance Cloth Hall and the... more » 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. « less
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Ranked #3 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Museums
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Ranked #4 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: One of the most famous of Poland's churches, this Gothic structure features two striking towers, the taller of which is a... more » Owner description: One of the most famous of Poland's churches, this Gothic structure features two striking towers, the taller of which is a magnificent Gothic spire with a gold-plated crown built in 1666. « less
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Ranked #5 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
Owner description: National shrine known for its superb religious art including the giant bell of Zygmunt of 1520, one of the world's largest,... more » Owner description: National shrine known for its superb religious art including the giant bell of Zygmunt of 1520, one of the world's largest, and the burial place of many Polish kings and their families, national heroes and numerous bishops. « less
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Ranked #6 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: Housed in the former administrative building of Oskar Schindler factory, Emalia, is a museum that tells the story of... more » Owner description: Housed in the former administrative building of Oskar Schindler factory, Emalia, is a museum that tells the story of Schindler and the Jewish prisoners of Plaszow who were the inspiration for Steven Spielberg's hit movie, "Schindler's List." « less
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Ranked #7 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
A scenic walkway that circles a park around the Old Town.
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Ranked #8 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: First founded in 1364, this integral part of Krakow life has many distinguished alumni including distinguished Polish... more » Owner description: First founded in 1364, this integral part of Krakow life has many distinguished alumni including distinguished Polish intellectuals, political leaders and well-known international figures like Nicolaus Copernicus and Pope John Paul II. The Collegium Maius is the oldest surviving building of the university. « less
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Ranked #9 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #10 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #11 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Serving as a royal residence and the site where the country's rulers governed Poland for five centuries (1038-1596), this... more » Owner description: Serving as a royal residence and the site where the country's rulers governed Poland for five centuries (1038-1596), this castle is a symbol of the independent Polish state and today contains a priceless collection of 16th-century Flemish tapestries, considered to be one of the largest in the world. « less
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Ranked #12 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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Ranked #13 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of the fifteenth century, which served as the main... more » Owner description: Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of the fifteenth century, which served as the main cultural center of the Polish Jewry for centuries. « less
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Ranked #14 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Religious Sites
Decorated with vibrant colors and Stanislaw Wyspianski’s famous stained glass window “God the Father.”
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Ranked #15 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Symphonies
Owner description: Concerts performed seven days a week at St. Adelbert's church, the oldest church in on Krakow, by four graduates of the... more » Owner description: Concerts performed seven days a week at St. Adelbert's church, the oldest church in on Krakow, by four graduates of the Krakow Academy of Music. « less
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Ranked #16 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Encircling the Old Town district, this 14th-century gate and its four towers are the remnants of the city's fortifications,... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Ranked #17 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Museums
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Ranked #18 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Sports Complexes
Shooting Range; Gun experience, Kalashnikov (ak47), Glock, Shotgun and machine gun.
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Ranked #19 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Museums
Owner description: The Galicia Jewish Museum exists to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and to celebrate the Jewish culture of Polish... more » Owner description: The Galicia Jewish Museum exists to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and to celebrate the Jewish culture of Polish Galicia, presenting Jewish history from a new perspective. « less
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Ranked #20 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #21 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Sites
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Ranked #22 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Historic Sites; Malls
Owner description: Considered the world's oldest shopping mall, the present Renaissance structure dates from 1555 and features in its interior... more » Owner description: Considered the world's oldest shopping mall, the present Renaissance structure dates from 1555 and features in its interior many food stalls and small shops, terrace cafes and flower stands that surround the statue of Adam Mickiewicz. « less
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Ranked #23 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Category: Museums
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Ranked #24 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Lined with mostly Renaissance houses, this street is one of the oldest in Krakow. 
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Ranked #25 of 125 attractions in Krakow
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Ranked #26 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Zoos
Owner description: Krakow Zoo’s 17 hectares (42 acres) accommodate more than 1,400 animals. Its most prized residents include herds of pygmy... more » Owner description: Krakow Zoo’s 17 hectares (42 acres) accommodate more than 1,400 animals. Its most prized residents include herds of pygmy hippopotamus and Przewalski horses, Somali wild ass, Pere David's deer, barasingha, South American tapir, white camel, South American sea lions, several species of wild cats and rare antelopes such as addax, eastern bongo and waterbuck. « less
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Ranked #27 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Museums; Government Buildings; Historic Sites
Owner description: Located in the Kazimierz district, this 15th-century Town Hall was converted into a Renaissance building in the 16th century,... more » Owner description: Located in the Kazimierz district, this 15th-century Town Hall was converted into a Renaissance building in the 16th century, which now houses the Museum of Ethnography. « less
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Ranked #28 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: This history museum features a permanent collection of 20th-century Polish art, including the priceless collections from the... more » Owner description: This history museum features a permanent collection of 20th-century Polish art, including the priceless collections from the Young Poland period, and exhibits of decorative art, Polish arms and army uniforms. « less
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Ranked #29 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #30 of 125 attractions in Krakow
Category: Museums
Owner description: Branch of the historical museum- as in Schindler's factory. A compelling museum of photographs about of life in the Podgorze... more » Owner description: Branch of the historical museum- as in Schindler's factory. A compelling museum of photographs about of life in the Podgorze ghetto and information about a pharmacist who helped hundreds of Jews. « less
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