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There is quite a walk to get to this, however, it is very interesting from a historical perspective... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Starkin
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An impressive fort right on the estuary and towards the beach. great detail and many interesting... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2015
Bernd N
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Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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3 Jun 2018
“Worth all this long walk!”
11 Aug 2016
“great historical lesson”
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ul. Jachtowa 1, Swinoujscie 72-600, Poland
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Świnoujście is often associated with its beach and the promenade ...But if you take interest in more than sunbathing, visit this site.

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

the owners are doing a lot to assemble a vast collection of artefacts from the periods of the fort's existance. A very interesting lesson of Polish, German and Russion history in this area. There is a lot to see, read, go around and spend some...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

There is quite a walk to get to this, however, it is very interesting from a historical perspective & I loved photographing here.

Thank Starkin
Reviewed 6 July 2016

A well preserved military fort built around 1850's and serving until 1960's to various armies. Visit will take you about 1-2 hours. There's also a little war-weapons museum inside.

Thank Kami P
Reviewed 11 July 2015

An impressive fort right on the estuary and towards the beach. great detail and many interesting exhibits. Admission in Fort Zachodni costs 10zł that are worthwhile and are favorable. In the fort is a small snack bar and the owners are very friendly, happy to...More

1  Thank Bernd N
Reviewed 29 October 2014

If you like old bunkers and fortifications you will love this place. You can sit down and play with a number of anti-aircraft artillery guns, explore underground fortifications and see world war II command centre building. Great fun for kids.

2  Thank jpTraveler123
Reviewed 26 June 2014

It was very interesting to get known how the fort was used during its long life by different troops/countries.

1  Thank Alex_from_Estonia
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