During its over-a-thousand-year history, the city of Gdańsk has witnessed events that changed the world’s history. It is the place where, on 1 September 1939, started the event that changed the world – World War II. At the same time, Gdańsk is the birthplace of Solidarity, the social movement that led to the fall of communism.

Gdańskie Dolne Miasto

The Gdańsk Brewing Tradition

Oliwa Park

Maritime Tradition and the Hanseatic League


Sobieszewska Island


The Main Town of Gdansk



The Royal Route

The Famous Gdańsk Residents

Oliwa Cathedral


Johannes Hevelius

The Last Judgment ("Sąd Ostateczny") by Hans Memling

St. Mary’s Church

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