Katowice Vacations

Poland
Located in southern Poland , the city of Katowice boomed during the 19th-century as a mining town, and the influence of the era remains today with a few preserved buildings. The city is as involved with mining today as ever, acting as a coal and steel center. Katowice additionally attracts …

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Things to see and do in Katowice

olo81 | FlickrNikiszowiec
Nikiszowiec
OliverN5 | FlickrLegendia Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko
Legendia Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko
covilha | FlickrMuseum of Tychy Brawery
Museum of Tychy Brawery
Marcin Wichary | FlickrMuseum of the History of Computers and Computer Science
Museum of the History of Computers and Computer Science
grego1402 | FlickrGiszowiec
Giszowiec
Krzysztof Duda | FlickrSzyb Prezydent
Szyb Prezydent
sergei.gussev | FlickrSilesian Botanical Garden
Silesian Botanical Garden

Reviews of Katowice

Kelly Paras
Kelly ParasWashington, D.C., District of Columbia, USA
13/02/2016

Katowice isn't a tourist destination by any stretch of the imagination; it's a city of just 150 years that sprang up out of the Industrial Age and has a mostly blue collar existence. In the past decade however, modern development has begun to transform the city into a haven for innovative museums and killer nightlife.

Michael  D
Michael D
23/12/2019

Bart Czakon
Bart Czakon
03/10/2019

Beautiful, modern city and great people

Charlotte Martelli
Charlotte Martelli
20/05/2019

Very chilled lots of interesting things to see.

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