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European Solidarity Centre

Open Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 am
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 am
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Great city!

Gdansk is a wonderful city with so much to experience and do. This is our first time here but... read more

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ylvahide
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Hareid, Norway
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Wonderful building with amazing views of Gdansk

This is such a historic site. The building is beautiful. Make sure you get the lift to the roof... read more

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We believe that the experience of the Polish road to freedom gives us civic energy even today and that the heritage of Solidarnosc (Solidarity) is still a source of invigorating ideas for Europe
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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pl. Solidarnosci 1, Gdansk 80-863, Poland
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+48 58 772 41 12
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Reviewed today via mobile

Gdansk is a wonderful city with so much to experience and do. This is our first time here but certainly not our last! Lovely!

Thank ylvahide
Reviewed yesterday

This is such a historic site. The building is beautiful. Make sure you get the lift to the roof and look over Gdansk.

Thank becky248
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent educational museum packed to the rafters with artefacts and detailed explanations of significant events.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We couldn’t visit Gdańsk and not visit the museum that celebrates the brave workers whose struggle led to the end of the communist state in Poland. It is a fascinating museum that explains vividly the sacrifices that were made to gain better working conditions and...More

Thank graham198
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very special place. From the moment I arrived and recognised the gates to the shipyard - the TV pictures I remember from the 80s came flooding back to the days (years) of the struggle and fight taken on by Solidarność. It was...More

Thank Bolton66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing special, the brief visit was marred by poor visibility from roof terrace.that meant only the cranes and a solitary ship were visible.

Thank NiborBM
Reviewed 1 week ago

great to see the history of the Trade Union that revolutionized a country & the story of the August 1970 uprising.

Thank Foxy_Enigma
Reviewed 1 week ago

Makes you see Gdansk in a different light. Worth a visit great building, think we spent longer in the coffee shop than the exhibition though...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see. Amazing building and an opportunity to relive an important piece of history exactly where it happened. Great interaction. The walking guides are excellent and the feel and space of the museum takes you there. Highly Recommended

Thank W3684UQmarks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The audiovisual aspects of this museum make you feel like you were a part of the solidarity moment. Extremely modern in their approach to showing how Communism was expelled from Poland.

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KirinF4
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Marie C
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Response from holidays4me_9 | Reviewed this property |
Hello I would say 10-15 minutes
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AndreasLeenderts
5 August 2017|
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Response from Viaje3000 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets there. It was not very crowded when I went contrary to other museums.
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