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Holy Cross Church (Kosciol Swietego Krzyza)

Krakowskie Przedmiescie 3, Warsaw 00-047, Poland
+48 22 826 89 10
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Krakowskie Przedmiescie 3, Warsaw 00-047, Poland
+48 22 826 89 10
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Originally this church was just a small wooden chapel back in the 15th century. Much history has occurred in and around this church. It was rebuilt in the late 17th century. It has the largest organ in Warsaw. In addition to being the final resting...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful church - wonderfully peaceful and a place to reflect in silence. Lots of history. and reflection. Well worth a visit.

Thank janet r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very lovely old church. Plus it is the final resting place of Chopin's heart. His body is in Paris but his heart will always be in Warsaw. So take a peaceful moment and reflect on things and give the church a visit.

Thank zebrasky
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Numerous paintings of the city by Bernardo Bellotto, nephew of the famous Canaletto, were used for the spectacular reconstruction of the city, including this church, after the devastation of the war. The facade is renown and wonderful. The double towers with statuary between them plus...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The old Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Cross, located on the well known Krakowskie Przedmieście street, is one of the most notable Baroque churches in the city managed by the French order of Missionary Friars of Vincent de Paul. Over the course of time,...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Enjoyed a wander round here, very peaceful and quiet. Would recommend a visit just for a view of the pulpit. Loads of gold leaf and art, if you need stress relief have a little visit.

Thank Euanmr
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Chopin heart is the main attraction but take your time for the whole complex. Golden as bright, this church is just one of three best of this charming city!

Thank Davide G
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The Holy Cross Church is a beautiful Roman Catholic church located just opposite the Warsaw University campus. It is one of the most popular Baroque churches in Warsaw. The beautiful church was almost completed destroyed during the 1944 Warsaw Uprising and then rebuilt over parts...More

Thank Balaji V
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Beautiful church, beautiful cross in front of it, there happened to be a mass commenicing during my visit and I stayed for a while although I didn't understand a word. It was nice and pieceful, felt good to be here.

Thank Hendrik70
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

HOLY CROSS CHURCH ( KOSCIOL SWIETEGO KRZYZA ) is a Roman Catholic Church in Warsaw that is absolutely beautiful. Rebuilt to its original state after the destruction wrought by the German army in 1944 after the Warsaw uprising in which huge sways of this city...More

Thank Neil K
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