"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."
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
The wooden church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary located on the Starokozielski Cemetery in Gliwice was originally erected in Zębowice near Olesno. Itserved the local faithful from the end of the fifteenth century to the beginning of the last century. Then, it was carried over to Gliwice. It is archaic wooden structure, with an added tower, was crowned with a helmet and a lantern. The interior, decorated in the Baroque style, dates from the eighteenth century.
The history of the Gliwice parish church of the Holy
Cross is connected to two orders. The Baroque church
was built in the seventeenth century by the
Franciscans, after the conflagration of the older
church. It is worth emphasizing that after being rebuilt
in the 1920s, the church was deprived of stylistic
features. From that time on, to the present day, there
has been a Redemptorist monastery, here. Inside the
church, it is worthwhile to see old furnishings and a
number of seventeenth-and eighteenth-century
The edifice of the present-day District Court in Gliwice was erected in the middle of the nineteenth century for the needs of the newly established Land Court. At first, it served the Prussian and then the German judiciary continuously until 1945. It is an Eclectic building with some elements of neo-Classicism referring to Italian Romanesque and Renaissance art with characteristic, two-colour clincker bricks.
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.
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.