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St. Florian's Gate (Brama Florianska)

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Address: Ul. Pijarska, Krakow 31-015, Poland
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Encircling the Old Town district, this 14th-century gate and its four...

Encircling the Old Town district, this 14th-century gate and its four towers are the remnants of the city's fortifications, most of which were destroyed at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

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Looking round the city

Looking round this area is fascinating, this is just one of so many beautiful buildings that I saw in Krakow

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Looking round this area is fascinating, this is just one of so many beautiful buildings that I saw in Krakow

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Old world Krakow at its best. Local artists around the gates, carriage rides, lovely any time of day or year.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

What a lovely piece of Architecture! This area is amazing for culture and history! On the night time there is usually some singers under the arch which adds some culture and liveliness to the area

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the best way to enter old town it gets you right in the mood for what you´re about to see. also if you happen to get a tour its pretty interesting to know its story

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This old gateway into the city is very picturesque. This city maintains its tourist attractions very well and it remains eye catching.

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a pretty route between the train/bus station and the city center. It is a very easy walk with beautiful architecture like this gate.

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Liverpool, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to start your walk of the Royal way. There were street entertainers around. Be sure and see the black Madonna one of Poland's Catholics most important religious symbols. you have to be looking for it it is inside the gate.

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Murcia, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Often there are musicians or opera singers performing here. Art works for sale along the walls, close to many shops and restaurants.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this stunning building on the way to the barbican it shows you that there are many beautiful buildings in krakow

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is one of the entrances into or out of the old town square, an impressive tower with walls either side of it where local artists sell their paintings.

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