St Florian’s Church
This 12th-century church’s location was chosen by the oxen that carried the remains of St Florian from Rome. When the beasts would go no...
This imposing monument celebrates the epic 1410 Battle of Grunwald, when a joint army of Poles and Lithuanians defeated the Teutonic...
The most intriguing remnant of the medieval fortifications, the Barbican is a powerful, circular brick bastion adorned with seven...
Teatr im Słowackiego
This important theatre focuses on Polish classics and large-scale productions. It’s in a large and opulent building (1893) that’s...
Attractive modern vegetarian restaurant with a great view onto Plac Matejki, just north of the Barbican. The diverse menu has a variety...
ul Pawia 5 · interesting places nearby
Galeria Krakowska information
In case there was any question about Poland transitioning to capitalism, here’s your answer. The massive mall near the train station contains 270 stores; of interest to world-weary travellers are the food court and American bookstore.