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St. Florian's Gate (Brama Florianska)

Ul. Pijarska, Krakow 31-015, Poland
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Encircling the Old Town district, this 14th-century gate and its four towers are the remnants of the city's fortifications, most of which were destroyed at the beginning of the nineteenth century.
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Ul. Pijarska, Krakow 31-015, Poland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is part 2 of the old defense trail and has some fascinating facts. It is also a great spot to take photos from.

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, it's a gate... and one of the rare remains of the city wall and by that interesting by itself.

Thank Per N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an area of the old town at the old city walls. St. Florian's Gate is a gate and tower which starts the road up to Wawel Castle. It has attractive architecture and you can climb up it but we didn't. We elected to...More

Thank Quietman70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to visit on our waking tour of Krakow and guide explained the relevant history about the city and how it was once a walled town.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across Florians Gate and Barbican while walking round the old town. Some beautiful architecture and interesting with artists selling their paintings along the walls.

Thank bionicbooth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting section of the original defensive walls in Krakow, the Florian Tower is within easy walking distance of old town's central square. It's a site you should see, but nothing that can't be done in a few minutes. You walk through the open archway,...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a defensive tower built in in the late 13th century as part of the city's defensive walls. It was the main entrance to the Old Town and was the origination point of the Royal Mile leading up to Wawel Castle. At one point...More

1  Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time in Krakow and certainly not our last. It seemed to have places that take your breath away no matter where you went. Take in the city and don't forget to use your camera

Thank OrionsLola
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful structure in immaculate condition. Very hard not to spend hours in this lovely area.

Thank mollycaterpillar_21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 2nd step of Barbican tour , where this is the oldest city gate following the Barbican outside of it to help protect the city its a remarkable gate and very famous street follows it filled with nice restaurants , shopping stores , bars and...More

Thank Sharkawy55
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