The nature reserve "Las Dąbrowa" is similar to a
natural forest complex. It is located on the border
of Gliwice and Sosnicowice. The reserve was
established in 2008. It covers almost 77 hectares.
It also has an over two hundred hectare buffer
zone. The reserve protects a scenic landscape of
the area, but mainly oak-hornbeam and riparian
forests with many rare species of animals and
The Central Cemetery at Kozielska Street in Gliwice is an
interesting example of modern urban necropolis, which is
located in a park. The cemetery was established in the
1920s in response to the demand of the growing city on the
Kłodnica river. It has an oval layout, with a symmetrical
arrangement of plots and alleys. Two gates lead to the
cemetery, and in its central part there is a monumental
Kanał Gliwicki został wybudowany w latach 1934-1939, aby połączyć Śląsk z Odrą oraz portami Europy. Ma 40 km długości, a pokonanie ponad 43 m różnicy poziomów pomiędzy Gliwicami i Odrą w Kędzierzynie-Koźlu jest możliwe dzięki 6 śluzom, w których wysokość podnoszenia wynosi od 4 do ponad 10 m.
"The Museum of Sanitary Technology is the youngest museum in Gliwice. It was founded in 2005. It is located within premises of the Central Wastewater Treatment Plant, which until recently, was not a tourist attraction. In the renovated and stylish building of the pumping stations from the beginning of the last century, one can see some old sewage treatment equipment and a few decade old sanitary fittings, and afterwards, we can take a tour of the still operating plant, built for the twenty first century."
Marina Gliwice is a motorboat marina located in the port in Gliwice. The port is situated at the end of the Gliwice Canal which connects the Oder to the Upper Silesia. You can rent a motorboat or a canoe there or you can moor your own vessel. It organizes motorboat courses, trips, cruises, day camps, chanty concerts. Through the Gliwice Canal you can reach Koźle or you can follow the Oder and reach Szczecin, Berlin, Amsterdam.
One of the most monumental buildings in Gliwice stands at 2
Prymasa Stefana Wyszyńskiego Street. It is the Voivodeship
Administrative Court building, which was erected in the early
1920s, as the seat of the estate management of Count
Ballestrem. This magnificent building was designed in the neo-Baroque style by Hans von Poellnitz, who had previously
worked for the Ballestrems.
Coal mine shaft Maciej is a complex of buildings of the former coal mine "Concordia", which is situated in the district...
Coal mine shaft Maciej is a complex of buildings of the former coal mine "Concordia", which is situated in the district of Zabrze - Maciejów. The interiors refer to the trends of post-industrial buildings. Here you can try an excellent meal and feel the unique atmosphere of this place.
This restaurant has an elegant and spacious interior with summer patio. It is located in a charming place next to Rybnic...
This restaurant has an elegant and spacious interior with summer patio. It is located in a charming place next to Rybnickie Lake, surrounded by forest and water. Professional staff makes this restaurant a perfect place for family or business meeting.