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  • Address: Rynek Glowny
  • Admission: Free

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Rynek Glowny (Main Market Square)

Measuring 650 ft x 650 ft (200m by 200m), Kraków's Rynek Główny is the largest medieval town square in Europe and one of the finest urban designs of its kind. It s layout, based on that of a castrum (Roman military camp), was drawn up in 1257 and has been retained to this day, though the buildings have changed substantially over the centuries.

Most of them now look neoclassical, but don't let the façades confuse you - the basic structures are much older, as can be seen by their doorways, architectural details and interiors. Here you will find the Cloth Hall (the world's oldest shopping mall at 700 years), the 13th century Gothic Town Hall Tower,  the magnificent 14th century Gothic Basilica of the Virgin Mary, and the small church of St Adalbert, some of which dates back to the 11th century.  

Practical Info

Rynek Glowny is the heart of Krakow's Old Town - you can't help but find it when you wander around town. It has good restaurants around and in the streets just nearby.

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Private Tour: Krakow City Highlights Tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 20 Reviews

Location: Krakow, Poland
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes

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Krakow in One Day Sightseeing Tour

4.5 star rating: Recommended 100 Reviews

Location: Krakow, Poland
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes

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Krakow Christmas Market with Mulled Wine and Food Tastings

Location: Krakow, Poland
Duration: 2 hours

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Krakow Segway Tour Including Old Town and Optional Visit to Podgórze

Location: Krakow, Poland
Duration: 2 or 3 hour

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