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Monastery of the Norbertan Sisters

Kosciuszki 88, Krakow, Poland
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Biggest church in this part of Krakow

Clearly visible, especially from eastern slopes of Gora św. Bronisławy, which itself is dotted with... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2017
endrju_74
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
ominous on the outside; ethereal on the inside

Just across the street from the Salwator streetcar loop, the Monastery of the Norbertine Nuns looms... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2015
Eugene R
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 Apr 2017
“Biggest church in this part of Krakow”
17 Nov 2015
“ominous on the outside; ethereal on the inside”
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Kosciuszki 88, Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

Clearly visible, especially from eastern slopes of Gora św. Bronisławy, which itself is dotted with churches, but much smaller. And the Monastery is huge, especily the long wall without windows of west wing gives an impression like it was never ending. The monastery is closed...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2015

Just across the street from the Salwator streetcar loop, the Monastery of the Norbertine Nuns looms large and uninviting. The Norbertines, or more formally, the Order of Premontre (O.Praem.) moved to this spot in 1148, becomng the first monastery for women to be established in...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2015

We took a short tramride from the centre of Krakow, but unfortunately found this monastery closed. We passed a few times and still it was closed, so we are not sure it is open for public.

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Reviewed November 23, 2013

I stopped off en route to the Kopiec Kosciusko mound and was not welcomed. In fact the reception hatch was firmly slammed when I enquired about visiting those areas like the main church and cloisters that are not overly sensitive to visits. I was certainly...More

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Reviewed November 21, 2013

This historical monument is located in teh former medieval suburb of Kraków, Zwierzyniec (The Animal District), but it is no more than 20 minutes walk from Rynek. The best way to get here is to use a pathway along the river (eg starting the walk...More

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