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Quiet

A quiet Monday morning stroll around, few people milling around means you can appreciate the island... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ernie H
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Cathedral Island

Wanted to see the cathedral so drove over to the island where it sits. En route, in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bfindysz
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Jerusalem District, Israel
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Poznan 60-101, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quiet Monday morning stroll around, few people milling around means you can appreciate the island and what it stands for in the historical context.

Thank Ernie H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted to see the cathedral so drove over to the island where it sits. En route, in the neighborhood near the cathedral, we saw a fantastic wall mural painted on the side of an old building which defies you to differentiate between what is painted...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018

Cathedral Island was one of the main political centres in the early Polish state and the cathedral is one of the oldest churches in Poland, dating back from the 10th century.

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

You can reach the cathedral island by crossing the river. The small island has some historical buildings and big cathedral in the center. It's also a quiet place and well worth a stroll. In order to understand it all better the nearby museum about the...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

It is possible to walk from the city centre to the Cathedral Island. There is a lot of free information you can find.

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Having already visited Poznan 5 times it took me until my 6th visit to see the wonderful Cathedral Island. A short inexpensive Tram Ride from Poznan a must see.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

still it's so absorbing, so many impressions, past voices, past images. People who no longer exist, whose traces are so difficult to find and follow. Genius loci is the first must, then visit the ICHOT (Porta Posnania Museum) on the other side of the river,...More

1  Thank Zofia C
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Reviewed September 26, 2017

Immediately I ventured in this place, time seemed to have almost stood still. I could imagine the centuries of believers who had thronged these silent street and square...Even though not Polish speaking, being Catholic I could follow the liturgy at the Cathedral and was happy...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2017

We rode bikes to the island and you could ride around and see everything in a very short time. The cafe was really lovely with lovely people serving.

Thank char5656
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

It is not big, nor very rich inside or outside. It is not astonishing, nor breathtaking. But this place is a heart of Poland. There are our roots. Our first dukes are sepolted here. Our first king is here. That is why this area is...More

1  Thank Adrianna Karoli... M
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