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Parafia Rzymskokatolicka Sw. Rocha

ul. Ks. Adama Abramowicza 1, Bialystok 15-871, Poland
+48 85 652 10 58
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Hard to miss

If you are a fan of medieval architecture, do not bother. Modernism fans will love it, however... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
sir_meeshoo
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Gdynia, Poland
Very modern

Modern, clean, maybe Nordic geometric design that flows inside from the floor elements into the... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Artur A
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Chicago, United States
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“tower” (3 reviews)
“parish” (2 reviews)
“priest” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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ul. Ks. Adama Abramowicza 1, Bialystok 15-871, Poland
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+48 85 652 10 58
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

If you are a fan of medieval architecture, do not bother. Modernism fans will love it, however. Parafia Rzymskokatolicka Św. Rocha was set up to be visible from virtually everywhere, so you can take advantage of reversing the situation and exploring a bird's eye view...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Modern, clean, maybe Nordic geometric design that flows inside from the floor elements into the structure. There was some repair work going on during which we met the parish priest who sent us to the tower for the view. What a view!

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

This church is an unexpected example of Modernist - Expressionist architecture from steel concrete authored by renowned Polish architect Oskar Wiktor Sosnowski. There is nothing similar in Bialystok, nor Sosnowski has made another masterpiece like this as he concentrated on urbanism, restoration and architecture theory....More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This new church, is something that you can't miss and you have to visit. Really beautiful church build on small hill. You can enter at his tower and take a good look around the town. The view is simple amazing.

1  Thank FriderikosGr
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

This church is very nice. The design inside is modern and ascetic, also altar has nice sculpture of Jesus. Bell tower visit is for free.

1  Thank Astroblood
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

The church in its current form began on 2 February 1925, when Bishop George Matulewicz, allowed the priest Adam Abramovich to establish a second parish and build a new church in Bialystok. The church is located in the centre of the City and is currently...More

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