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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

Plac Katedralny 18, Wroclaw 50-329, Poland
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Plac Katedralny 18, Wroclaw 50-329, Poland
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"stain glass windows"
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"lovely church"
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"brick building"
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"panoramic view"
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"beautiful interior"
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"small charge"
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"amazing city"
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"impressive building"
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"peaceful place"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The double spires rising high above us on a cloudy day made a commanding and impressive view. For a few zloty you can ride the elevator to the top for a wonderful view of the city. The rich, dark Gothic building has glorious stained glass...More

Thank Mary W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cathedral will take your breath away. Before entering, try to brush up on the history of the building - most of it was destroyed during WW2, and it has been rebuilt painstakingly. If you look carefully, you will see one of the shells that...More

Thank linneq
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very beautiful cathedral on cathedral island in Wroclaw - like most other cathedrals here it is very grand and looks beautiful.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Cathedral with a lot of places to park close by. Some renovation being carried out inside, but it was no biig deal.

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

This is one of the main attractions as part of the "Ostrow Tumski" area. You can read the facts about this church history and style on Wikipedia but I felt it's ancient atmosphere and browsed it with my own eyes and it is beautiful inside...More

Thank Krzysztof S
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

I have become a bit jaded with cathedrals. This one was quite dark inside and not particularly notable. Paid my money and climbed the tower for a view of the city.

Thank Barry W
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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

A short flight of stairs then an elevator wisk you to the top for a great view over the city, all for 7 zloty per person, absolute bargin. The othe church tower next to the town square is closed so this is the only ariel...More

Thank Dave T
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

Situated on what was an Island this is a really beautiful Cathedral. The main building is free to visit with a small charge to see the chaples , which were the only part of the Cathedral not to be dammaged durring WW2. The whole island...More

Thank yorkietourer
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Plan some time to visit this stunning Cathedral. The Tumski Bridge (Locks of Love ) leads to the Church of the Holy Cross and the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on Cathedral Island. A visit to the Cathedral takes some time as you are...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Beautifully restored building considering that it was as good as flattened at the end of the war (there are pictures showing the amount of devastation), you can go up to the top of the tower for 7 zloty, few steps and then a lift to...More

Thank lionel h
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