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Solid and Beautiful Church Honoring Polish Pope

Sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is located in Southern part of Krakow, called Lagiewniki. Church... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Chicago, Illinois
A very special place for all catholics

We used the tram No 8 from the main city centre and after a short walk through the retail parks and... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Flintshire, United Kingdom
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ul. Totus Tuus 32, Krakow 30-610, Poland
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Sanctuary of Saint John Paul II is located in Southern part of Krakow, called Lagiewniki. Church is quite new as it was built in 2013. Solid octagon construction, with truly unusual interior, contains 2 separate churches on 2 levels of the building. Both levels are...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We used the tram No 8 from the main city centre and after a short walk through the retail parks and across the station you were in the St John Paul centre. A beautiful and peaceful place with the magnificent church and museum well worth...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

The center and church were beautiful. There were many relics from St. John Paul II, it is absolutely worth a visit.

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We walked to the Sanctuary of John Paul and enjoyed the pleasant surroundings, we attended morning mass in the downstairs chapel that included many beautiful mosaics.

Thank JDfromTitusville
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

What an amazing tribute to one of the greatest modern Pope of our time. The relics and personal items shown are amazing ........ but the tranquility of the whole place is very humbling and thought provoking ..... do not miss visiting here no matter what...More

Thank Ellief66
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Ambience around the sanctuary was just so overwhelming. Grounds were so peaceful. and vast, and need to allocate time to see the relics, admire the Mosaic and paintings in the various small chapels and if you attend services. The Divine Mercy shrine is a walk...More

Thank Bardezgoa
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Modern center filled with mosaics. Great walkway to travel from the Sanctuary of Divine Mercy. The museum had many interesting pieces but only bits of it were translated to English. We were able to translate as needed on our phones.

Thank MissM0lly33
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A "MUST SEE" while in Krakow ... plan to spend time there in Prayer, Mass and Meditation. Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz, Archbishop of Cracow and the Personal Secretary of the Great Saint for 40 years worked diligently to develop and construct this incredible tribute to The...More

1  Thank TSMelillo
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I had been at this sanctuary in a solo trip in the past, when the construction was finishing. So I did not hesitate to go there with my friends last month during the days of the World Youth Day. It was most impressive, but as...More

Thank Jydeoo
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I travelled to the Sanctuary of Pope John Paul II during World Youth Day. We took the number 8 tram out from the city centre. It is a very beautiful church with fantastic mosaic detail. The same artist has designed San Giovanni Rotondo in Italy...More

2  Thank MsIreland2
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