Category: Cultural Heritage

The Palace in Rybna

Rybna is a district of Tarnowskie Góry. It is situated in the western part of the city. In Rybna, there is a splendid chateau built by the Warkocz family at the end of the eighteenth century. It is a two-storey building, covered with a mansard roof. Stylistically, it combines features of the Baroque and neo-Classicist styles. At present, the chateau of Rybna is a municipal cultural institution, which is known for organizing musical events and exhibitions. There are also a hotel and a restaurant in the chateau.

street Powstańców Warszawskich 90
42-680 Tarnowskie Góry
Tarnowskie Góry
Upper Silesian Agglomeration
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The palace in Kopanin, in the hamlet of Miedary, is one of numerous residential objects from the nineteenth century in the province of Tarnowskie Góry. The building was erected for Barons von Fürstenberg, the then owners of the estate. Its main part was built in the years 1883-94, and at the turn of the century the palace was extended. It is a neo-Baroque construction with a mansard roof. It is decorated with many avant-corps and turrets with flagon-shaped helmet. At present, it houses a nursing home.
For lovers of old fortification Upper Silesia is a real paradise, primarily due to the perfectly preserved Polish fortifications of the Fortified Area Silesia. Yet, in the interwar period, German fortifications, known as the Upper Silesian Position, were also built here. The most impressive remains can be seen in Zbrosławice, where in the shelter R 116 a museum chamber has been arranged.
Tarnowskie Góry
The Renaissance castle in Stare Tarnowice was built in the sixteenth century at the initiative of Piotr Wrochem. This building was rebuilt and changed the owners several times. For a longer time, it belonged to the powerful Donnersmarck family. After the Second World War, it was nationalized, and shared the fate of other residences, which were devastated by serving as the premises of state farms. At the end of the 2010, a renovation of the castle was completed. Today, the castle houses the Center for Arts and Old Crafts.
Tarnowskie Góry
The Church of Saint Martin, Bishop and Confessor in Stare Tarnowice is the oldest church in the town and the entire district of Tarnowskie Góry. It was built in the Gothic style as early as the fourteenth century. At the beginning of the eighteenth century, the church was rebuilt in the Baroque style. At the end of the nineteenth century, a new neo-Romanesque parish church was erected in its vicinity. The old church is characterized by wooden roofs covered with shingle and a historic décor of its interior.
Tarnowskie Góry
"The Black Trout Adit in Tarnowskie Góry is one of the most interesting remains of the centuries-old mining of galena, lead and silver ores in this area. In the nineteenth century, it was built as a drainage tunnel in the mine ""Frederick."" Today, it is a remarkable tourist attraction, offering the longest underground boat rafting in Poland. It is up to 600 meters long! Along the route one can see a spectacular rocky gorge, ""black"" trout and bats. We can also listen to interesting mining stories.
Tarnowskie Góry
The castle park in Tarnowskie Góry Repty Śląskie is located in the south-west part of the city. The English style park once surrounded a hunting castle of the owners of the local lands – Counts Henckel von Donnersmarck, who used to arrange prestigious hunts here. After WW2 the castle fell in ruin. Only two outbuildings have been preserved. This valuable in terms of natural features terrain is protected within the area of the Nature and Landscape Complex “ Park in Repty and the Drama River Valley”.
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The restaurant is located in the complex of the castle in Stare Tarnowice.
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Stylish restaurant with a nineteenth-century interior that specializes in Italian cuisine and dishes from the grill, organizes events, provides services to transport for the ordered food.
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