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Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci

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We believe that the experience of the Polish road to freedom gives us civic energy even today and that the heritage of Solidarnosc (Solidarity) is still a source of invigorating ideas for Europe
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Pl. Solidarnosci 1, Gdansk 80-863, Poland
+48 58 772 41 12
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Reviewed yesterday

Definitely worth visiting. Amazing architecture and such a contrast to the town. Interesting to learn more about the solidarity movement I had heard so much about in my childhood.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SiobhanH_12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well presented place, with all interesting stories and aspects of the communism regime in the Gdansk shipyard and beyond. We are introduced to events and hero’s of these days with props and good descriptions. Nice flow of presentation, partly interactive. A fantastic panoramic view from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shantika
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't have alot of time left on our trip but we made a visit to this museum. I had previously visited the original museum in 2013 which was a little place in an underground room. What a great surprise when we arrived at this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is completely worth travelling to Gdansk just to experience. The size, information, technology, and interaction of the museum to make you learn and take in what happened to this place during communism is absolutely spectacular. It's also great with children as there's a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chrislioo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set on the outskirts of the town in the docks area, we had to visit this famous place where Lech Walensa and the Solidarnosc movement made history. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kozwotsit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the European Solidarity Centre with my dad. I have been to Poland on two occasions before, but this provided an excellent insight into the politics of the country and the history of Gdansk. The audio guide was excellent!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bhodgkinson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Much better than I expected. The building itself is impressive inside and out. It is great to wander around with the audio guide which is so informative. Lots of things in their that I had forgotten, so some nostalgia for me also. A definite must...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The European Solidarity Centre in Gdansk is a must see when visiting Gdansk remembering how Europe would be changed forever

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank georgetaxi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic museum with lots of up to date interactive,hands on displays that tell the amazing story of Poland's Solidarity movement. The Solidarity story has rather faded from memory in the West but it's easily as historically important as the fall of the Berlin Wall or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Doire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like Gdansk, old town, a lot of restauranger, bars, Coffee shops, shopping, and history wings every were. Beautiful old hansa town, love it.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from Viaje3000 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets there. It was not very crowded when I went contrary to other museums.