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Large open square

Probably under utilized. This is a lovely square with lots of great history - except what happened... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2018
Adelaide, Australia
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I'm excited to see how it ends up!

The square is under construction until the end of June 2019 (I think) We were staying at apartments... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2018
East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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Stary Rynek, Bydgoszcz, Poland
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All reviews watch the world market square old market bars and restaurants stary rynek lovely place to chill great history city hall ice cream the river pottery festival fountain pigeons stroll february architecture
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Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Probably under utilized. This is a lovely square with lots of great history - except what happened here during the war years rip - and an opportunity from almost any cafe or bar to people watch or sit back and enjoy the tranquility!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GregNS68
Reviewed November 2, 2018

The square is under construction until the end of June 2019 (I think) We were staying at apartments that overlooked the square so could see what was going on. The buildings including the town hall that surround the square are very picturesque. Plenty of bars...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GlasGal549
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Rather dead at this time of year, just a large unused space mostly occupied by pigeons. The part in front of the city hall is currently under renovation. I bet it's much better during summer months though.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Love the Old Market Square. It comes to life in the evenings, and during the daytime watch out for the pigeons as there are thousands of them. The architecture of the buildings surrounding the square is really interesting and it is worth browsing around the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Andjauk
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Whether it's during the festival in August or February, the market square is lovely. There are several restaurants in the area that are quite delicious and very cheap. The buildings themselves are beautiful and worth a stroll.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Dazzelon
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We were at Stary Rynek last night to see in the new year. The old town square was wonderfully lit up all round the square and down to the bridge with the tight rope walker. I was impressed and it was nice to see. Plenty...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lee_Kara
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Very nice market square. The weather was good, so we sat outside with a beer and enjoyed watching the day go by.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jmcv2016
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Crossing the river past the 'Tightrope Walker', we wandered into the Old Town and the Market Square. The sun was shining and we spent a while wandered amongst the market stalls selling Antiques Ceramics Old and Historic Items Objet d'art even Old Shellac Gramophone Records....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank joeporterlawyer
Reviewed September 20, 2017

If you are visiting Boleslawiec for pottery, during the annual pottery festival, don't miss the Old Market Square. Lined with kiosks from all the major (and not so major) ceramics workshops in the area, one can see many types of pottery in a small space....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JeffB4706
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

The place has no specific nice building but it's good for a quiet evening with food and drinks! There are many options for bars and restaurants around the place

Date of experience: August 2017
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