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Sightseeing in Lodz - what to see. Complete travel guide

Lodz is a famous city and one of the most important industrial centers of the central Poland. If we take a look at ancient documents, we will already see the mentioning of the old “Lodzia” village. In 1423 Lodz got the official status of a town. The name of the city also means “a boat”. This city is known as a fast developing industrial region with many working-class districts, factories, and plants. Here is also located the old Poznan complex - the largest one in Europe, also famous as a major storehouse of architectural, intellectual and cultural heritage of the country.
1. Local people hold in highest esteem the religion. For travelers who opt for visiting religious sights the outfit is of greatest importance. It should not be bright and revealing, women … Open
Numerous cultural events traditionally take place in Lodz. Among them are the festival of Polish and international techno music groups that is organized here each September; Lodz is also often called "the capital of Polish cinema." Such architectural complexes as Kindermann Villa, "Ksiezy Mlyn" and many other palaces add unforgettable charm to this place. The majority of them are now turned into museums. In Lodz you will find a large number of churches representing different religions. Here is also located the largest Jewish cemetery in Europe. Among other popular sights we should definitely mention Historical Museum, Art Museum, White Factory of Ludwik Geiler, and much more.
Many architectural sights of Lodz are built in the Baroque style and feature rich decorations of interiors and building facades. Probably, the most popular ornament here is plant motifs. Some quarters of the city and as well as separated houses are surrounded by green parks, so they form a whole architectural complex built in the modern style. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Map of all shopping streets
Shopping streets of Lodz
♥   Street ' Piotrkowska Street' Łódź, 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Castles in Lodz and around
♥   Castle 'Besiekiery Castle' , 56.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Lodz
♥   Landscape Park 'Park Krajobrazowy Międzyrzecza Warty i Widawki' , 52.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Spalski Park Krajobrazowy' , 55.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Chełmiński Park Krajobrazowy' , 56 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Sulejowski Park Krajobrazowy' , 56.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Załęczański Park Krajobrazowy' , 84.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all galleries
Art galleries in/around Lodz
♥   Art gallery 'Muzeum Sztuki' Łódź, 2.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sightseeing in Poland: things to see

Travelers, who want to see more interesting architectural landmarks, are recommended to visit Gdansk. The main attraction of the city remains unchanged very long time. This is the Abbey Palace, which dates back to the 15th century. Already in the beginning of the 20th century the palace was turned into a museum, but all precious items were lost during the years of war. Nowadays, the restored halls of the abbey are used to exhibit collections of modern art. The National Museum and the Theatre Gallery are also located here. … Open
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