Church of St Giles
Cathedral of St John the Baptist
The centrepiece of Cathedral Island, this three-aisled Gothic basilica was built between 1244 and 1590. Seriously damaged during WWII,...
A few steps east of the Church of St Giles is the Wrocław Archdiocesan Museum, with a large collection of sacred art.
Cathedral Island contains the city’s Botanical Gardens, a charming patch of greenery with palm houses. They make a nice change of pace...
Plac Św Idziego · interesting places nearby
Church of St Giles information
In contrast to the enormous neighbouring cathedral, the Church of St Giles is barely a cupboard. Built between 1218 and 1230, this is the oldest surviving church in Wrocław, and has an original Romanesque portal.