Category: Cultural Heritage

The Building of the Old Stanisław Staszic Secondary Comprehensive School in Sosnowiec

This monument is known in the city as the old Realschule. Initially, the building housed the Realschule, and later it was home to the Stanisław Staszic Secondary School. It is a three-storey building in the Neo-Renaissance style, referring to the Italian models. The Realschule located here in October 1898, was the first secondary school in Zagłębie Dąbrowskie. It later housed a prestigious junior high school, which was converted, at some point, into the Stanislaw Staszic secondary school. The school prides itself on a high level of education.

street S. Żeromskiego 3
41-205 Sosnowiec
Upper Silesian Agglomeration
in the city/town centre
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