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Oliwa Cathedral

ul. Bpa. Edmunda Nowickiego 5, Gdansk 80-330, Poland
+48 58 552 47 65
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“organ recital” (31 reviews)
“moving parts” (6 reviews)
“holy mass” (3 reviews)
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ul. Bpa. Edmunda Nowickiego 5, Gdansk 80-330, Poland
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+48 58 552 47 65
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"organ recital"
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"moving parts"
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"holy mass"
in 3 reviews
"great organ"
in 6 reviews
"ave maria"
in 3 reviews
"white walls"
in 3 reviews
"main altar"
in 5 reviews
"gothic architecture"
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"works of art"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 7 reviews
"stained glass"
in 3 reviews
"worth the effort"
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"worth the trip"
in 4 reviews
"nice church"
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"amazing building"
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"train station"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful cathedrals I've visited. Festooned with religious art and iconography. It's bright and attractively proportioned. We were lucky enough to hear an organ recital - the music fills the place with such power. Regular trains to Oliwa station from Gdańsk Głowny...More

Thank dswatts69
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here on a cruise tour and arrived for an organ concert. The organ is something to see in operation as there are various moving parts that are keyed to different musical passages. The music was glorious in this setting. The church itself is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Oliwa Cathedral was originally built 1186 and has been rebuilt many times since then. It is a wonderful example of the architecture of the time. I was lucky to attend during one of the fee organ recitals...absolutely magnificent Follow the steps of the cross,...More

Thank Lawrence S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Oliwa kathedral is located inside a beautiful park at the Oliwa precinct . A nice big temple worth visiting

Thank Manthos P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our extended family visited the church in time for the 10 am organ recital. The organ is remarkable, both for the sound and the moving parts. Later, we had a tour of the church, which is beautiful. When we left the church, we entered the...More

Thank Pamela R
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Without a shadow of a doubt this was the most beautiful church that we visited on our weeks holiday to the beautiful Polish towns of Gdansk and Sopot, it was a church I was eagerly looking forward to visiting and on our visit I was...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Basilika Minor Oliviensis 1976. That’s my year. It took us about 15 minutes by car from the zoo to this cathedral. It was really a comfortable trip with small children. The exterior and interior in that building is just beautiful. I was amazed. It was...More

1  Thank Gaganawati
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

going here is a must do the building is so beautiful and the inside is even better the stain glass is amazing but so many thing to see here could spend hours just looking at every thing inside

Thank Tony Q
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I was lucky enough to see this beautiful Cathedral as part of myvday trip withcEasy Gdansk tours ..Klaudia brought me there on time for the organ concert which was truly beautiful.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

nice to sit and watch, the interior and the tourists. Or find a secluded spot and think about live and dead, the meaning of life and living.

Thank HenkPeterHolland
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klik
19 July 2016|
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Response from Nicola H | Reviewed this property |
It was about midday when we visited. There was no fee for the organ recital but a collection box was handed round.
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m3573
20 January 2015|
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Response from michel k | Reviewed this property |
Nog thans nog possible beter take a taxi iets cheap
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