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A large cathedral which has suffered through history but fortunately has been tastefully restored... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Sunday mass

Quite an interesting church. Before the was it was Lutheran, now Catholic. Seemed to be well... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Adelaide, Australia
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ul. Sw. Jakuba 1, Szczecin 70-534, Poland
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Reviewed 22 January 2013

Cathedral Basilica was built by the citizens of the city and modeled after the Church of St. Mary in Lübeck. It is the largest church in Pomerania and for many years after the reformation was part of the Pomeranian Evangelical Church. The church was established...More

6  Thank ArturNorthLondon
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Reviewed 1 May 2015

this is the best example what poles did in past German cities... to show their communist advantage they have covered this cathedral with their poor infrastructure ... the effect is shocking ... but the worst awaits inside... all walls are painted with pants green color......More

8  Thank Marek U
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A large cathedral which has suffered through history but fortunately has been tastefully restored. Much to see and worth spending some time in. There are a number of side chapels and memorials that are well worth a look at.

Thank NB1957
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Quite an interesting church. Before the was it was Lutheran, now Catholic. Seemed to be well populated this Sunday morning. It also has some side exhibits/memorials which people may find interesting.

Thank GregNS68
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This Cathedral is named both St Jakuba and St John - a bit confusing. We enjoyed seeing the inside of the Cathedral but the highlight is the view from the top. It costs 10zlty each but is well worth it in my opinion. The elevator...More

Thank Ozi-gal
Reviewed 28 June 2018

The mazing and huge church visible from all over the city. unmistakably grand and marvellous structure. I get fascinated by the efforts made by people centuries ago. Their insight and eye for detail and efforts made in making it so flawless. Hats off to people...More

Thank devinder s
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice view from tower - you can use lift or stairs. It's paid. You can also go inside the church and see very big organ.

Thank XyrusQ
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

So beautifully built Calm peaceful atmosphere. Spent an hour . Would love to go bk . Local people visiting are very respectful and polite.

Thank anil v
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing church which had a tower with elevators to go up and have a view on all sides of Stetin. Really great place. 10zloty entrance. Posibility to buy postcards and soem other things.

Thank Karoline_Crane
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great view. In my opinion, best spot in town for panoramic view. Some little payment to enter, but worth it.

Thank Goc13
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Definitely a must see as you are able to take a lift up into the Spire where there is a glass viewing point overlooking the City. The Cathedral is free to enter and the trip up the spire costs only a couple of pounds each....More

1  Thank the-runner
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Impressive church in the heart of the city. From my point of view worth to see being in Szczecin. Actually, it was the only place we visited while our trip.

Thank Akeksandr K
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