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Nightlife in Poznan; Poland

Poznan by night | Poland

Poznan by night |Poland Poland, Poznan Polish cities have a certain charm and … compactness. Poznan, Wroclaw, Krakow – each of these cities own a historic market square. What’s interesting, usually life goes on around these markets. There are popular...
Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań/University of Poznań; Poland

Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań | Poland

Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań | Poland Poland, Poznan Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan (commonly known as the University of Poznan) is one of the oldest universities in Poland. Currently, there are about 37 thousand people studying there, which results in...
Bishop Jordan Bridge with Cathedral Island in Poznań, Poland

Bishop Jordan Bridge in Poznań | Poland

Bishop Jordan Bridge in Poznań | Poland Poland, Poznan The first mention of the existing bridge over the river Cybina leading to Cathedral Island in Poznan comes from the early Middle Ages. Over the centuries, the bridge was destroyed and rebuilt many times until...
The Town Hall in Poznan | Poland

The Town Hall in Poznan | Poland

The Town Hall in Poznan | Poland Poland, Poznan This one of the most prominent monuments in Poznan has a rich history dating back almost to the 13th century. There are also interesting legends connected with the Poznan City Hall – about the Poznan goats and the...
Grand Theater – Poznan | Poland

Grand Theater – Poznan | Poland

Grand Theater - Poznan | Poland Poland, Poznan The Grand Theatre in Poznan has been repeatedly awarded for its achievements and the quality of its performances. When we visited Poznan for the weekend we unfortunately did not manage to see any play, but we could admire...
The Royal Castle | Poznań, Poland

The Royal Castle | Poznań, Poland

The Royal Castle | Poznań, Poland Poland, Poznan This newly renovated Royal Castle in Poznan has quite a long and rich history. Works on its construction started already in the 13th century. Today it houses the Museum of Applied Arts. The origins of the Royal Castle...
Imperial Castle in Poznan | Poland

Imperial Castle in Poznan | Poland

The Imperial Castle in Poznan was built for the German Emperor and King of Prussia William II. Since 1710 the castle has served various functions – it housed government offices of Germany, and after World War II it became a place of cultural events of newly rebuilt Poland.

Poznan Cathedral in Ostrów Tumski; Poznan, Poland

Poznan Cathedral | Poznan, Poland

The beginnings of the Polish State relate to the history of Poznan, especially to Ostrów Tumski – an island on the Warta River which is part of modern Poznan. The photo shows the interior of this first Polish cathedral.

Goats - symbol of Poznan; Poland

Poznan Goats | Poznan, Poland

Two goats are a symbol of Poznan and are known throughout Poland. The original statuettes of the goats are part of the clock on the Poznan City Hall tower. Every day when the clock is ticking at twelve o’clock, the goats collide with their horns while crowds of tourists applaud underneath. Wondering why?