Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), Wroclaw

#2 of 23 in Historic Sites in Wroclaw
Must see · Historic Walking Area · Religious Site
Once an island, Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) represents one of the oldest parts of the city. The earliest evidence of inhabitants dates back to the 11th century. Many of these early buildings were churches, such as the Church of St. Giles, the Wroclaw Cathedral, and the archbishop's palace. Each building boasts a long and complex history, so take time to explore them and to stroll along the Oder River. Some of the buildings allow you go to inside, such as the churches, while others can only be viewed from the outside. PutOstrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) into our Wroclaw road trip planning tool and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Amazing atmosphere inside and outside the building. Also you can see a lamplighter lighting gas lanterns. A walk around the Island will give you an unforgettable experience. I advise you to visit the....  more »
  • Great stroll from the old town, romantic, historical, incredible cathedral, graet ice cream parlor (Lody Rzemieślnicze) -very few cafes and restaurants on the spot; boat trips available  more »
  • Amazing Catholic Church.. With special history meaning and traditional European construction structure.
  • it was good time we spent here

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