Lieutenant Colonel Adolf Pilch was a soldier of the elite special-operations paratroops of the Polish Home Army called “the Unseen and Silent". The Lieutenant Colonel Adolf Pilch Museum of Parachuting is located in the Villa “Agawa”, located in the center of the Vistula. Piotr Wygnaniec had collected exhibits, which were first presented in 2003. The museum boasts of the country's largest collection of memorabilia related to the history of Polish parachuting - from the Second Republic to the present day.
The Stone of Evangelists on
Bukowa in Wisła is one of the nine so-called forest churches in Cieszyn Silesia. In the second half of the seventeetn century,
almost throughout the entire century, persecuted Lutherans from Wiśła and the
nearest areas held secret services in
this mountain refuge. Till today, an altar stone with carved signs of the cross and chalice has
been preserved on the forest glade.
Ustroń, the largest resort of the Silesian Voivodeship, is famous for its mineral waters, tourist attractions and interesting monuments. It must be remembered that in the town fans of old vehicles are active and invite you to the unique Motorcycle Museum "Rusty Diamonds". You can learn almost everything about old single-track vehicles. In winter, the Museum organizes an event called "Winter Ride onto Mount Równica".
The wooden hunting palace of the Habsburgs is the pride of Wisła. This does not mean that their Imperial and Archducal Majesties were hunting in the center of the town at the foot of Barania Góra. The mansion had once stood in the forests of the Silesian Beskid, and it was moved to Wisła only in 1986. Originally, it had been built on the initiative of Archduke Frederick Habsburg on the glade of Przysłóp in 1898. He often hosted crowned heads, who loved to hunt beautiful birds - grouses.
"In 2008, after 236 years of continuous operation, the Ustroń Forge was shut down. Health resort qualities prevailed over the industry. Currently, the traditions of Ustroń metallurgy and forging are displayed in the Ustroń Museum, located in the former administration building of the steel plant
""Klemens"". The museum strives to serve as a cultural center, so apart from exhibitions, it publishes books, organizes jubilee celebrations, meetings and concerts, promoting artists from Ustroń.