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Gdańsk
City Guide

In the heart of Gdańsk, Granary Island is becoming the city’s hotspot. Explore the Old Town on one side and the marina on the other, while enjoying cultural institutions and historical monuments all within walking distance.

  • PURO Hotel Gdansk DA 003
    Eat & Drink

    @ Gdańsk

    We can’t hide our love of food. In Dancing Anchor’s the open kitchen, we make seasonal food using the best local produce.

    Stągiewna 26

  • PURO Hotel Gdansk INK 002
    Eat & Drink

    @ Gdańsk

    Ink Above is a rooftop bar and terrace in the heart of Gdansk.

    Stągiewna 26

  • Puro CityGuide Gdańsk Muzeum Narodowe
    Culture

    National Museum

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    One of the oldest museums in Poland, it is home to a great collection of Flemish and German paintings from the Golden Age, including Hans Memling’s masterpiece, The Last Judgement.

    Toruńska 1
    http://mng.gda.pl/
    +48 58 301 68 04

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Günter Grass Gallery
    Culture

    Günter Grass Gallery

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    A novelist, a poet, a sculptor and a Nobel Prize winner: Gdansk born Günter Grass did it all! Needless to say, his work fills three galleries!

    Powroźnicza 13/15
    http://www.ggm.gda.pl/
    +48 58 305 70 35

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk ECS European Solidarity Center
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    ECS European Solidarity Center

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    Winner of the 2016 Council of Europe Museum Prize, this symbol of the Solidarity Movement offers permanent exhibitions, concerts and film festivals.

    plac Solidarności 1
    http://www.ecs.gda.pl/
    +48 58 772 41 12

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Polish Baltic Philharmonic
    Culture

    Polish Baltic Philharmonic

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    A grand gesture on the Motlawa River, featuring a superb repertoire, views, acoustics, and architecture.

    Ołowianka 1
    http://www.filharmonia.gda.pl/pl/
    +48 58 320 62 62

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk The Ggańsk Shakespeare Theatre
    Culture

    The Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre

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    With an eclectic programme of plays and exhibitions, this incredible theatre straddles both the 17th and 21st century as well as hosts a popular Shakespeare Festival in August.

    Wojciecha Bogusławsiego 1
    http://teatrszekspirowski.pl/
    +48 58 351 01 01

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk B90
    Nightlife

    B90

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    A gallery, club and concert venue placed inside a listed three-storey building on the Gdańsk shipyard – like the city, it’s both industrial and eclectic.

    Elektryków 1
    http://www.b90.pl/

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Layup Art Gallery
    Culture

    Layup Art Gallery

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    Located in the iconic shipyard and offering an alternative take on Gdańsk culture; its walls are an ever-changing canvas for local street artists.

    Niterów 29
    https://www.facebook.com/layupgaleria/
    48739002884

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Hewenalium Center
    Culture

    Hewenalium Center

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    With panoramic views of the town and industrial landscape, explore the worlds of science and natural history with the centre’s incredible interactive and multimedia installations.

    Gradowa 6
    http://www.hewelianum.pl/
    (+48 58) 742 33 52

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk The Coastal Theatre
    Culture

    The Coastal Theatre

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    With a recent facelift and an armada of artistic awards, the oldest theatre in Gdańsk offers an exciting programme of performances where language is not a barrier.

    Świętego Ducha 2
    http://www.teatrwybrzeze.pl/
    +48 58 551 50 40

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Museum of the Second World War
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    Museum of the Second World War

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    Długa 81
    http://www.muzeum1939.pl/
    +48 58 323 75 20

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk St Mary's Church
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    St Mary's Church

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    One of the largest brick Gothic churches in Europe, it is home to Baroque paintings and masterpieces from the Gothic Renaissance. This architectural beauty is especially majestic on moonlit evenings.

    Podkramarska 5
    http://bazylikamariacka.gdansk.pl/
    +48 58 301 39 82

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Monument of the Fallen Shipyard Workers 1970
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    Monument of the Fallen Shipyard Workers 1970

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    Once the entrance to the Lenin Shipyard, this soaring steel structure is essential to fully appreciate the city’s industrial heritage and its role in the Solidarity Movement.

    Plac Solidarności 1

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Neptune Fountain
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    Neptune Fountain

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    The Neptune Fountain may have stopped spurting its famous Goldwasser, but it remains the true symbol of Gdansk. It’s the most photographed landmark in the city, but best seen in the flesh!

    Długi Targ

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk The Crane
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    The Crane

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    Once the largest working crane in the world, this beautiful oddity survived a re in 1945, and is a symbol of both Gdańsk’s resilience and trading history.

    Szeroka 67/68

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Amber Museum
    Culture

    Amber Museum

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    A celebration of Baltic Amber and craft; feast on an array of design objects, jewellery and fascinating amber fossils housed in this 14th Century Gothic building.

    Targ Węglowy 26
    http://www.mhmg.pl/oddzial/8/muzeum-bursztynu
    48789449649

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Main Town Hall
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    Main Town Hall

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    Dominating the city’s skyline and home to the Gdańsk History Museum, its permanent residents include an inspiring ensemble of paintings and furniture.

    Długa 46/47
    http://www.mhmg.pl/oddzial/1/ratusz-glownego-miasta
    48789449675

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk The Golden House
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    The Golden House

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    Though reportedly frequented by a ‘luminous creature’, its rich sculptural façade and balustrade is incredibly luxurious and hauntingly beautiful.

    Długi Targ 41

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Gdańsk New Port Lighthouse
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    Gdańsk New Port Lighthouse

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    Commissioned in 1894, this hardworking lighthouse worked everyday for 100 years. Now open to the public, its breath-taking views of the city are worth every step to the top.

    Przemysłowa 6
    www.latarnia.gda.pl
    +48 58 760 16 42

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Neighbours Kitchen
    Eat & Drink

    Neighbours Kitchen

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    A short dander from PURO’s front door, this young restaurant was recently honoured by the esteemed French restaurant guide, Gault et Millau. Strictly working with locally sourced ingredients, they offer a no-fuss balanced menu.

    Szafarnia 11
    https://www.facebook.com/nhbkitchen/
    48730008707

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Kubicki
    Eat & Drink

    Kubicki

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    Sat on a picturesque spot near the Motlawa River since 1919, this charming restaurant is known for both its extensive wine list and unctuous seafood creations.

    Wartka 5
    http://restauracjakubicki.pl/
    +48 58 301 00 50

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Drukarnia
    Eat & Drink

    Drukarnia

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    The perfect place for coffee lovers! Drip, chemex, aeropress, traditional espresso, cold brew, third wave: you name it, Drukarnia serves it!

    Mariacka 36
    http://www.drukarniacafe.pl/
    48510087064

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Cafe Józek K
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    Cafe Józef K

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    An otherworldly experience, this steampunk bar is bursting with character, atmosphere, drinks and snacks.

    Piwna 1/2
    https://www.facebook.com/JozefK/
    48572161510

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Flisak 76
    Eat & Drink

    Flisak 76

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    A cosy basement bar with a vintage feel. Cocktail aficionados will think they’ve died and gone to heaven!

    Chlebnicka 9
    http://www.flisak76.pl/
    48509994854

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    Zieleniak

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    A skyscraper named for its colour - zielen is Polish for green, you can pair your food and drink with a stunning views of the city.

    Wały Piastowskie 1

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Loft Pub
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    Loft Pub

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    Discover your new favourite drink at this popular backstreet bar with an extensive range of less familiar draft beers.

    Młyńska 15
    http://loftpub.pl/
    48604927879

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Eklerownia
    Eat & Drink

    Eklerownia

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    Straganiarska 53/54
    http://eklerownia.pl/
    +48730020225

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Umam
    Eat & Drink

    UMAM

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    Grobla II 12/14/C1
    https://www.umam.pl/
    +48570001493

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk House of Seitan
    Eat & Drink

    House of Seitan

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    Wajdeloty 3
    https://www.facebook.com/pyszniutkie/
    +48572051824

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Avocado Vegan Bistro
    Eat & Drink

    Avocado Vegan Bistro

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    Wajdeloty 25
    https://avocadovegan.pl/
    +48534503666

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Eliksir
    Eat & Drink

    Eliksir

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    Mariana Hemara 1
    https://eliksir.pl/
    +48570191910

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Pomelo Bistro
    Eat & Drink

    Pomelo Bistro

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    Ogarna 121/122
    http://pomelobistro.business.site/
    +48883090907

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk 100cznia
    Nightlife

    100cznia

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    Popiełuszki 5
    https://www.facebook.com/100cznia/
    +48508796745

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Klatka B
    Eat & Drink

    Klatka B

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    Świętojańska 43/44
    http://sklep.klatkab.pl/
    +48791856255

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Nie/mięsny
    Eat & Drink

    Nie/Mięsny

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    Jaskółcza 24
    https://facebook.com/niemiesny/
    +48699989156

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Prologue
    Eat & Drink

    Prologue

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    Grodzka 9
    http://prologue.pl/
    +48585265909

  • PURO CityGuide Gdansk Thai Thai
    Eat & Drink

    Thai Thai

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    Podgarbary 10
    http://thaithai.pl/
    +48500411313