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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Surprised the Cathedral was only the size of a fairly large church, however it was a beautiful building. The ceilings were fantastic very ornate. The bust of Pope John Paul II was extremely impressive and lifelike. Glad we took time to visit on our way...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cathedral have not typical layout - very long inside, 23 altars left deep value, also participate on Sunday Mass and occurs this day seven ordinants consecration to priests - was great ceremony.

Thank Donatas V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Cathedral because Oliwa district was recommend on trip advisor and elsewhere - we weren't disappointed. The cathedral interior is beautiful, especially that alter area but the real bonus is hearing the 7,000+ pipes organ. We were there in October 2018 and there...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took the commuter train here from central Gdansk. The cathedral is an easy walk from the station through a large and gorgeous park. The cathedral itself has a rather simple beauty inside and out. It may not be as lavishly decorated as some, but...More

Thank jbsimio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened to visit this church and the surrounding monastery and gardens late on a sunny Sunday morning and we were treated to some beautiful organ music both classical and traditional. The compound is tranquil yet alive with visitors who come to enjoy the gardens...More

Thank Barnabas68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are staying in Gdansk it is quite a journey to Oliwa although the public transport is reasonably good. A taxi fare cost us 50 ztl but we found it still reasonable considering that it dropped us outside the front door of the cathedral....More

Thank GIOVANNI R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Being in Gdansk it pays to visit this nice Cathedral. It is much nicer than other churches that we have seen there. But the highlight is the park that surrounds it.

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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a place to go to Mass. I was in Gdynia for work for the week. I found this Cathedral and took an Uber. What a beautiful and amazing place, I Love how the Polish sing in mass it’s so Amazing. Plus...More

Thank mary_elizabeth_me
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We attended a brief organ recital here that was provided to demonstrate the range of sounds that could be produced by its over 7000 pipes. When first located here, the organ was one of the largest in Europe. As a church, the place is kind...More

Thank PCmonkey
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Magnificent! Plan your visit to attend one of the free organ concerts and then enjoy the surrounding gardens. It is a beautiful location to wander, or simply sit and enjoy a break from life's hectic pace. Just lovely.

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klik
July 19, 2016|
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Response from mary_elizabeth_me | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in Sept 2018 the Organ played after Each Mass on Sunday. Not sure if it’s changed. The Mass times are in the photos on Trip Advisor.
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m3573
January 19, 2015|
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Response from michel k | Reviewed this property |
Nog thans nog possible beter take a taxi iets cheap
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