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Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski)

ul. Nowomiejska, Warsaw 00-272, Poland
+48 22 531 38 02
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Sixteenth-century fortress, forming part of the medieval fortifications around the city of Warsaw, used to guard the northern entrance to the city, the Novomeijska Gate.
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  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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ul. Nowomiejska, Warsaw 00-272, Poland
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+48 22 531 38 02
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Reviewed 5 days ago

walk on the side of the red/brown walls see some artist paints and other arts, just staert from the beginning till the end. few minutes walk. Enjoy.

Thank אריה ב
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the original fortified guard post and entrance to the Old City. The fortress and the walls are adjacent to picturesque streets of the reconstructed Old City. The city which was destroyed in World War II. A beautiful and impressive historic building, Recommended

Thank Arik_H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to spend some time. The barbican is a large place and very busy trying to get around can be a bit frustrating because of the volume of people.

Thank William K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful Gateway from the old medieval wall,just on the edge of the Old Town.Great views over the Vistula and the remaining walls of the old city. Well worth a visit

Thank 853barry
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are ever in Warszaw, this should be part of your experience. The old part of the city is a must, and the Barbakan is a big part of this.

Thank nickyryder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a beautiful medieval portal well maintained , next to the old town and it's free... on the other side of the portal there are typical houses and some shops...

Thank apocalipse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

9.26.17 Just a block or 2 away from Old Town Square. Lots of restaurants, bars, pubs nearby. Worth a visit! the Doctor hit me with some LOVE and a HELPFUL VOTE!

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It feels strange using the word "cozy" for a place like this, but it actually was. It's a place you can go for getting a glimps of history, or simply for having a stroll. There are a few people selling art and souvernirs, but they...More

1  Thank Ideatroll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you really get how much of this city was distroyed,lots of photos before during and after the rebuild

Thank Carin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mighty town walls with towers are quite a sight in the old centre of the city. The Barbican is only a short walk from the old town market square, so it would be a pity to miss it. In the evening there were buskers and...More

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