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Okret Muzeum ORP Blyskawica

Closes in 6 min: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Great dispaly

A lot of history. My uncle served there in 1950s. I was prepped for some real action but didn't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christopher W
Chicago, Illinois
Nice find

We found this by surprise in Gdynia. It was a nice hour's wander around. Interesting to hear it had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rebecca R
Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lot of history. My uncle served there in 1950s. I was prepped for some real action but didn't expect so mach.

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this by surprise in Gdynia. It was a nice hour's wander around. Interesting to hear it had helped save the Isle of Wight. It was nice to learn all about how it had been used.

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after seeing the sail training ship just aft. It’s not a bad museum however I was disappointed with finding exactly that inside. A museum. Not the inner ship but a museum which could well be anywhere. You get to see the engine rooms...More

1  Thank Joe J
Reviewed August 2, 2018

The anti-torpedo boat Blyskawica, fought during world war II, continues to be very well maintained and open to the public for visits. Been decorated with the Virtuti Militari, Poland's highest military order of gallantry. Built for the Polish Navy by Samuel White, of Cowes in...More

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

It is surely the most interesting place in Gdynia and one of the most important if it comes to the topic of the Second World War. The history of the Marines in the Polish army is too often omitted in other places so I am...More

Thank ola b
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This former Polish Naval vessel is now a historic museum. It has served in the Polish Navy and now is available for tours. It is still manned by members of the Navy.

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Well, it was quite a turndown. You just see some various random old stuff and the engine room but nothing more. I felt like I completely wasted my money, but I guess that you are a fun of second world weapons or naval engine you...More

Thank Roberto R
Reviewed March 28, 2018

This is one of only 2 second world war destroyers left in existence. The other being in Canada. Built in England and sold to the Polish navy before WWII. It took part in the D Day landings. Now kept as a museum ship and in...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

This was my main attraction to visit in Gdynia It was interesting but only took about ten minutes to walk around, but well preserved and good to see some wartime history

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

As with so many things in Poland this is a superb piece of WW2 history brought alive. You don't get to see as much as say on HMS Belfast, but it is still very comprehensive, and the engine rooms are mind boggling in terms of...More

1  Thank ThePughs14
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Allen P
August 22, 2018|
Response from pmcwilli2018 | Reviewed this property |
From TUESDAY TO SUNDAY from 10:00 to 13:00 and from 14:00 to 18:00 (cash from 10:00 to 12:20 and from 14:00 to 17:20) ON THE MONDAY, the ship is closed
July 16, 2017|
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Response from Jacek Z | Reviewed this property |
Hello, this museum is open all year but in different hours. In the summer season (July and August). It is open from at 10am to 12.30pm and from at 14pm to 18pm. More information you will find on the web side . Have a nice... More