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St. Nicholas Church (Kosciol Sw Mikolaja)

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Great Nice Imposing church

This is a beautiful and quaint old church. Its has beautiful sculptures, artifact and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Keyurdesai1112
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Most Original Church in Gdansk

I stopped by this church on my visit to Gdansk earlier this week. This church is the most original... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Garret G
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ul. Swietojanska 72, Gdansk 80-840, Poland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and quaint old church. Its has beautiful sculptures, artifact and paintings.....

Thank Keyurdesai1112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped by this church on my visit to Gdansk earlier this week. This church is the most original of those in Gdansk, and I would wager the most beautiful. Be sure to see it!

Thank Garret G
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I went in then turned around. It was so commercial. It was pretty but really nothing special enough to fight the crowds.

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 1 August 2018

In the 14th century the friars started to build a large church situated south from the original one. The new building included a presbytery as well as three-aisle hall with a stellar vault supported with ten pillars. Along with the sacristy and the tower, the...More

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 21 July 2018

For me, St Nicks outclassed the BASILICA OF ST. MARY. As soon as you walk in, it's awe inspiring. Beautiful architecture. Serenely beautiful!

Thank Madrugbyboy1
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Wasn’t destroyed completely during the war. Have a good look around 20-30 mins. We loved it.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Very beautiful church, one of the oldest in Gdansk, escaped WWII bombings as for Russians St.Nicholas is highly regarded in the Orthodox tradition. Very richly decorated, black-and-gold altars. Free to visit.

Thank endis
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Worth visiting and looking round as you check out the city centre. Time to get away from the crowds and have some refelction time on the restoratiob after WW2.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

In a city with so many beautiful churches it's easy to become blasé about them,this church we found as we were heading to the great craft beer bar Pułapka and what a great find. The interior of this church is stunning with its high arched...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Only church in Gdansk that was not destroyed during the war as it is named after patron saint of Russia. Descriptions of the many altars are in English.

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elvestospain
18 July 2016|
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Response from dylannever | Reviewed this property |
No, the only obstacle is that is not very wise to go inside during a holy mass unless you came to pray.
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