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You can climb the bell tower to see city from above for free

This church is very nice. The design inside is modern and ascetic, also altar has nice sculpture of... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2016
Astroblood
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Killarney, Ireland
Like an Iceberg

Saint Roch to whom the church is dedicated is the patron saint of dogs, falsely accused people and... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2018
Robert937
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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ul. Ks. Adama Abramowicza 1, Bialystok 15-871, Poland
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

Saint Roch to whom the church is dedicated is the patron saint of dogs, falsely accused people and bachelors! He most probably lived in medieval times in Burgundy. Not in polar areas with lots of snow and ice, though arctic or nordic nature is what...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2017

If you are a fan of medieval architecture, do not bother. Modernism fans will love it, however. Parafia Rzymskokatolicka Św. Rocha was set up to be visible from virtually everywhere, so you can take advantage of reversing the situation and exploring a bird's eye view...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

Modern, clean, maybe Nordic geometric design that flows inside from the floor elements into the structure. There was some repair work going on during which we met the parish priest who sent us to the tower for the view. What a view!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Artur A
Reviewed December 20, 2016

This church is an unexpected example of Modernist - Expressionist architecture from steel concrete authored by renowned Polish architect Oskar Wiktor Sosnowski. There is nothing similar in Bialystok, nor Sosnowski has made another masterpiece like this as he concentrated on urbanism, restoration and architecture theory....More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

This new church, is something that you can't miss and you have to visit. Really beautiful church build on small hill. You can enter at his tower and take a good look around the town. The view is simple amazing.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank FriderikosGr
Reviewed September 6, 2016

This church is very nice. The design inside is modern and ascetic, also altar has nice sculpture of Jesus. Bell tower visit is for free.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Astroblood
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