in St. Mary's Basilic can be seen the famous astronomical clock made by Hans During. This is the world's second-largest clock
according to 17th century chronicler Stephan Grau, Gdańsk Main Town Hall construction began in spring of 1327
Gdańsk is one of the oldest cities in Poland
Polish soldiers heroically defended Westerplatte for 7 days
when Zachariah Zappios` 6-year-old doughter Adelgunda died in 1664, he ordered one of the the most beautiful epitaphs, which currently can be seen in ...
it took 9-11 days to deliver a letter from Gdańsk to Wroclaw
the Nobel Prize winner Gunter Grass attended Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi school in Gdańsk Wrzeszcz
in Orunia park the monument to the Polish Tatar was unveiled in 2010
Gdansk has some original sundials f.ex. on the corner turret of the Main Town Hall, the Old Crane and the wall of St Mary's Basilica
in the late 19 and early 20 century in Gdańsk the highest ranking officer was called „over-president” of province, and his term of office lasted 12 ye...