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Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)

The fortified walls, barbed wire, platforms, barracks, gallows, gas chambers and cremation ovens show the conditions within which the Nazi genocide to..

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Old City of Zamosc

Zamosc was founded in the 16th century by the chancellor Jan Zamoysky on the trade route linking western and northern Europe with the Black Sea. Model..

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Medieval Town of Torun

Torun owes its origins to the Teutonic Order, which built a castle there in the mid-13th century as a base for the conquest and evangelization of Prus..

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Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork

This 13th-century fortified monastery belonging to the Teutonic Order was substantially enlarged and embellished after 1309, when the seat of the Gran..

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Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park

Kalwaria Zebrzydowska is a breathtaking cultural landscape of great spiritual significance. Its natural setting in which a series of symbolic places ..

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Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica

The Churches of Peace in Jawor and widnica

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Centennial Hall in Wroclaw

The Centennial Hall, a landmark in the history of reinforced concrete architecture, was erected in 1911-1913 by the architect Max Berg as a multi-purp..

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Wooden Churches of Southern Malopolska

The wooden churches of southern Little Poland represent outstanding examples of the different aspects of medieval church-building traditions in Roman ..

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Historic Centre of Krakow

The Historic Centre of Krakw, the former capital of Poland, is situated at the foot of the Royal Wawel Castle. The 13th-century merchants town has Eur..

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Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines

The deposit of rock salt in Wieliczka and Bochnia has been mined since the 13thcentury. This major industrial undertaking has royal status and is the ..

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Historic Centre of Warsaw

During the Warsaw Uprising in August 1944, more than 85% of Warsaws historic centre was destroyed by Nazi troops. After the war, a five-year reconstru..

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Tarnowskie Gory Lead-Silver-Zinc Mine and its Underground Water Management System

Located in Upper Silesia, in southern Poland, one of the main mining areas of central Europe, the site includes the entire underground mine with adits..

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Muskauer Park  Park Muzakowski

A landscaped park of 559.9 ha astride the Neisse River and the border between Poland and Germany, it was created by Prince Hermann von Puckler-Muskau ..

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Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine

Situated in the eastern fringe of Central Europe, the transnational property numbers a selection of sixteen tserkvas (churches). They were b..