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A very impressive cathedral

Although undergoing a major renovation, you can still attend services in the beautifully adorned... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kielce, Poland
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Gothic and Baroque

A beatiful church with a lot of history inside. Mostly Gothic architecture with a lot of Baroque... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
Warsaw, Poland
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ul. Katedralna, Sandomierz 27-600, Poland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Although undergoing a major renovation, you can still attend services in the beautifully adorned side chapel, and the female organist has a wonderful voice. Also the huge pictures lining the walls are best viewed during the daytime - especially the controversial one of the Jews...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

A beatiful church with a lot of history inside. Mostly Gothic architecture with a lot of Baroque inside. A lot of interesting paintings inside.

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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Sandomierz is an an amazing Medieval town totally original and very well preserved. It's not on the beaten path of tourists and is well worth finding!! We had lunch at a charming restaurant, Naztelanka, and ordered a pizza. Pizza is available everywhere in Poland and...More

Thank Margo W
Reviewed December 21, 2016

As with many catholic churches the interior is very decorative. Plenty of gold glitters on the various renaissance elements which when observed from a far may seem like nice and beautiful. Closer observation of the paintings along the walls reveal much darker cult like mentality....More

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Reviewed September 6, 2016

What a beautiful place! The architecture is amazing, the stained windows are great and many beautiful altars and impressive organs.

Thank Kasia Z
Reviewed September 1, 2016

I actually visited in July 2015 but the city is timeless.A beautiful place if awe inspiring. I had come out of the Tourisr Underground and was meeting a friend down by the River Vistula as we were to take a short cruise on the great...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed July 29, 2016

An amazing place. Gothic, dark interior, combined with golden baroque finish. The richness shows how important Sandomierz used to be in Poland's history. We loved it.

Thank Mirek1000
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Church is open only at hrs listed at the main gate. Inside - breathtaking. So many pictures, blue ceiling (like in St.Mary church in Krakow), and generally impressive interior.

Thank Daria S
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful surviving example of one of the many Basilicas destroyed in WW2. There are paintings on the wall for each month of the year and each painting depicts a numbered gruesome method of death. Find your month, then your date and see how you...More

Thank tymekp2016
Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

This cathedral is full of history. It's dark and sad. Worth visiting, anyhow keep young children away from it. My son was feeling anxious there.

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