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ul. Bpa. Edmunda Nowickiego 5, Gdansk 80-330, Poland
+48 58 552 47 65
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Reviewed yesterday 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 Jonathan S
Reviewed 2 days 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

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Reviewed 4 days 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

Reviewed 5 days 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 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Barbara N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A magnificent cathedral with a fantastic organ, very old, something like 400 years. We were lucky to attend one of the organ concerts held every hour in the morning. The sound is amazing and should be listened to. The works chosen also showed the variety...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located a short distance from Gdansk Old Town, easily reached by trolley bus....a beautiful church with the special attraction of a magnificient organ concert that occurs on the hour for about 20 minutes. The organ is huge and has moving parts of trumpting angels and...More

Thank The-Aged-Traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, Europe and Poland give you many opportunities to appreciate Christianity and the great sculptures and works of art located in Cathedrals. However, this one is small and absolutely a must. Arrange for your visit when the organ will be played as this is a...More

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July 19, 2016|
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Response from Nicola H | Reviewed this property |
It was about midday when we visited. There was no fee for the organ recital but a collection box was handed round.
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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