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Address: Stanislawa Staszica 11, Olsztyn 11-041, Poland
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It is impressive basilica hiding long history of the Warmia region. Definitely must to see on the trail of Gothic architecture

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 August 2016
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

It is impressive basilica hiding long history of the Warmia region. Definitely must to see on the trail of Gothic architecture

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Vinzel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Went to my cousin's wedding in this Basilica on 25 june, 2016. The Basilica is imposing and well kept. The service despite had been given in Polish, the priest did do part of the service in English and read a paragraph in Spanish, which depicted the great Polish hospitality. If visiting Olsztyn it is worth visiting.

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Warsaw
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

Beautiful 14th century cathedral is one of the landmarks of Olszty.n. The place is worth seeing no matter which religion yu follow if any. Brick walls, massive multi platform front tower, great decoration and a scent of the past will charm almost every visitor. Take an opportunity to sea unique Christmas crib during the festive season.

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Northern Poland, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Church building with modest furnishings, old was burned during the Napoleonic Wars. Very interesting architecture, equally interesting surroundings. I like to spend some time here.

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

The church is early accessible by public transport and it has lot's of historical relevance to the city. Unfortunately you will need some Polish language skill or a Polish friend to explain and show you around

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

Over 600 years old Gothic cathedral is one of the most precious churches in the Warmia region. If you're interested in religious art and architecture, then this place is definitely worth your time. Check local postings for organ concerts.

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Krakow, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Normally, I wouldn't review the church but you might be interested in organ concerts that take place there (for sure in summer, I don't know if in winter too).

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

I do recommend to visit this interesting church in bricks' gothic style. Well maintained and ready for visitors, interesting history and - worth mentioning - stop on the pilgrims way to Santiago de Compostela (St. Jacobs' north way).

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Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2013

When we visited Olsztyn they just had Corpus Cristi and the church was completely full and they had a ceremony. We could not look around that much but we took a look.

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