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Interesting architecture

This is an excellent building, situated just outside the Old Town, close to the Old Town Hall and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
leuveen
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Lovely mill

Great building. Cute river running through. I like the fountains next to the mill building. Cute... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elaine Y
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This is one of Gdansk's historic buildings and now contains a modern shopping mall. Some ancient foundations can also be seen.
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ul. Wielkie Mlyny 16, Gdansk 80-849, Poland
+48 058 301 1031
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Interesting building externally but you have to use your imagination to see it as a working mill. A photo stop but not a place to linger.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent building, situated just outside the Old Town, close to the Old Town Hall and most probably on your way if you arrive to the city center by tram or train - definitely not a spot to be missed during your trip.

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great building. Cute river running through. I like the fountains next to the mill building. Cute place for photo day and night. Watch out for the little sculpture on the floor

Thank Elaine Y
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Interesting to see, but having learnt that 90% of Gdansk was flattened by the Red Army in 1945, I wonder if this is also rebuilt after the war. Anyway, it is nicely done and it adds atmospher to the quai.

Thank Michael E
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Can only look from the outside. Not too special but worth a look if in the area. On the outskirts of the city so do on the way to somewhere else and only for quick photo and look.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed June 3, 2018

it is not easy to see the watermill on the side of the building, but when you do find it, you can also fin the little mill on the other side of the street

Thank hogsted
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

The Great Mill is a wonderful building located very close to St Catherine's Church that has some serious history to it. Built in 1350 by order of the Teutonic Knights ,it originally had 18 big wheels that were turned by slaves and although the big...More

3  Thank Neil K
Reviewed March 27, 2018

The old mill is a shopping centre nowadays, with a variety of outlets inside. However this building dates back to 1342

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

Surrounded by other beautiful buildings and a statue in a small park this is a nice walking area there is a kind of "Lovers Bridge" where thousands of padlocks are left with people initials on them along with visit dates and some of those go...More

1  Thank JednSasha
Reviewed January 11, 2018

Came across this whilst wandering around, fascinating building and water feature, didn't realise what it was till we googled it,then found out its very interesting history.

Thank Linda J
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