Poznan - a city of attractions: from monuments to delicacies
Poznań - a city that tempts with its monuments, culture and culinary specialities. It is a place where it is worth spending a few days to discover its secrets and charming corners. We present to you a short guide to Poznań's attractions.
1️⃣ The Old Market Square - the heart of the city, with beautiful architecture and atmosphere. It is worth seeing the Town Hall with its famous goats, the Górków Palace, or the Archaeological Museum, the Parish Church and many other monuments.
2️⃣ The Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul - a majestic building from the 10th century, is Poland's oldest cathedral and one of the city's most important monuments. It is here that the first rulers of Poland were buried.
3️⃣ National Museum - offering a rich collection of works of art, including painting, sculpture and decorative arts.
4️⃣ The Palm House - located in Park Wilson, this is a place where you can admire exotic plants and fish. It's perfect for a cooler day.
5️⃣ Lake Malta - located at the eastern end of the city, with many attractions for tourists, such as a toboggan run, rope park and the Termy Maltańskie water park.
6️⃣ Local cuisine - in addition to its sights and culture, Poznań is also famous for its unique flavours. Be sure to try pyry with gzikiem (potato dumplings), duck with dumplings and red cabbage, and for dessert the traditional St Martin's croissant.
These are just a few of the many offerings that Poznań and its surroundings have to offer. Without a doubt, it is a place worth visiting and exploring its cultural and culinary heritage.
Photo Wojciech Mania