Saturday, December 20 2014, Imieniny Bogumiły, Dominika, Zefiryna
gemiddelde temperatuur: 6o C

De moeite waard

  • Żerków

    ŻERKÓW St. Stanislaus the Bishop’s Church and palace gate       Szwajcaria Żerkowska region tempts us mostly because of its landscape, seldom encountered in Wielkopolska. What enchants us in Żerków is a one-nave Baroque St. Stanislaus the Bishop’s church , erected according to the design by Giovanni Catenazzi in 1717 – 1718. The interior is decorated with stucco and polychromy executed by Adam Swach. A landscape park from the beginning of the 19th century...

  • Grodzisk Wielkopolski, Puszczykowo and Ziemia Kościańska district

    The district of Ziemia Kościańska Soplicowo Film Open-Air Ethnographic Museum      Cichowo, the tiny holiday village within the municipality of Krzywiń is the place of dwelling for Marek Pinkowski, the creator of the birth of ‘The Film Animals Academy’. The storks which are residents of the academy ‘acted’ in the famous Andrzej Wajda’s production entitled: ‘Pan Tadeusz ’. The chaperon of the storks featured in the film was so fascinated with the film set of...

  • Wolsztyn, Rakoniewice and Nowy Tomyśl district

    The District of Wolsztyn Engine House        The first railway line reached Wolsztyn as early as in 1886 (from Zbąszynek). The town soon became an important railway junction. In 1907, an engine house for 8 steam engines was erected. And it remains so until this very day. The engine house in Wolsztyn is the only one in Europe which is operating within scheduled railway traffic, according to the rules which have not changed since the times of its construction. Around 30 steam engines are kept...

  • Śrem, Gostyń and Krzywin district

    The District of Gostyń Sanctuary of Our Lady of Święta Góra, Spiritual Rose      For centuries, the hill near Gostyń has been called the “Holy Mountain” . Already in the 11th century, the worship of Virgin Mary was spreading here. The construction of a church modelled on Santa Maria della Salute church in Venice was begun in 1675. The interior enchants the visitors with its rich decorations and monumental size. There is an ambit with chapels around an octagonal main nave. The...

  • Szamotuły and Wronki Region

    The Town of Szamotuły The Former Franciscan Monastery and the Holy Cross Church  In the vicinity of the Szamotuły Old Town at the Sama River is the place famous for the monastery and the Holy Cross Church from the years 1667-1682. Remnants of the former Świdwa Szamotulski family’s castle were adapted by the builders here. In the early days of the 19th century just after closing down of the Reformed Franciscan Order, the buildings were taken by the Prussian State. The parish was restored to life only in 1963. The...

  • Międzychód and Kwilcz district

    The town of Międzychód Mniszki Regional and Natural History Educational Centre The village of Mniszki was once the home farm but nowadays it is has the status of the village. The Regional and the Natural History Educational Centre has its headquarters in the freshly revitalized manor buildings in 2007. In particular buildings one can participate in the workshops of the vanishing professions such as: smith, pottery maker, shoemaker or wickerwork, among many others. Also, one can not only observe the outcomes of the old...

  • Leszno district

    LESZNO Town Hall It is situated in the centre of a quadrangle market-place, with two streets starting at each corner of the square. The Baroque town hall, with three storeys, was erected on a plan of a rectangle with a tower in the middle. It is crowned with an attic with a banister railing, which hides a saddle roof. The tower, however, is crowned with a slender tinplate cupola (from 1817), with an arcade. The present shape was bestowed upon the edifice during its rebuilding in 1707 – 1708, most probably by Pompeo Ferrari....

  • Kalisz district

    Kalisz St. Adalbert’s boat “Calisia”    Prosna is a magical river, especially in Kalisz. In order to find out about this, it is worth walking along its shore or, better still, sailing in “Calisia”, St. Adalbert’s boat. Leisure cruises begin and end at Wojciech Bogusławski’s Theatre. The reversion takes place at the Most Bursztynowy (Amber Bridge). Educational cruises start with a meeting at the theatre. Then one sails in “Calisia” to the Zawodzie reserve, where...

  • Gniezno and Trzemeszno district

    Piast Dynasty Route The Museum of First Piast Dynasty Rulers on Lednica The Museum covers the area of Ostrów Lednicki island, the Small Skansen and the Wielkopolska Ethnographic Park (see page 16). Ostrów Lednicki is an island with the area of 7.5 hectars, situated in the southern part of the Lednickie Lake. In the past it was one of the main defence and administration centres of the Polanie tribe as well as of Poland under the rule of Mieszko I and Bolesław the Brave. Small Skansen is a small park area where...

  • Chodzież, Oborniki and Czarnków district

    Chodzież Weavers’ Houses German weavers and cloth-makers came to Chodzież in two waves - in the 17th and 18th century. They marked up a new street, initially known as "Nowe Miasto" (New Town) and later Pod Lipami (presently, Kościuszki Street). Their houses from that period were preserved. They represent a type of a house with its gables facing the street, with only one floor and timber-framed wall construction (right now they are plastered). At the back of the houses, their owners constructed workshops and wooden...

Offertes

Copyright © WOT
Polska.travelPortal powstał przy wsparciu finansowym Polskiej Organizacji Turystycznej
Ontwerp en realisatie IguanaStudio Agencja Interaktywna
Projekt finansowany przez Unię Europejską z Europejskiego Funduszu Rozwoju Regionalnego