The Main Market Square is famous not only for its monuments. This is a place worth seeing due to numerous attractions and events.
What is worth seeing in Wroclaw
Do not you want to get bored and spend time in Wroclaw in an interesting way? On this page you will find the most interesting attractions and places worth seeing here.
People who prefer walking and a more cognitive way of spending time will find here suggestions for visiting the most important and worth seeing monuments in Wroclaw.
Attractions worth seeing
The most popular attractions include visiting the Main Market Square, where there are also many clubs and restaurants. When looking for a good place, you should also stroll along the streets adjacent to the Market Square. There are a lot of them there, mostly hidden in old tenement houses, their inner courtyards and basements. Many of them are opened only in the evening.
If you spend your time in Wroclaw with children, you must visit the Japanese Garden, Botanical Garden and ZOO. Very nice, especially during sunny weather are trips by a tourist boat on the Odra. From the deck of the ship you can admire the panorama of Wroclaw and places that are invisible from the mainland - it is worth taking a camera or a photo camera with you. Walkers can also be interested in the famous Wroclaw dwarfs located around the center. It is also worth taking a walk along the Promenade, see Grunwaldzki Bridge and the fountains located next to it.
Monuments worth visiting
Wrocław is a city rich of monuments and in this respect comparable with Krakow. Also if you are passionate about history and getting to know the city's culture in the past centuries, you will surely find plenty of places to see. First of all, you should visit Ostrów Tumski and Main Square Market. These two places, which are also the showcase of Wroclaw, are full of monuments that you can admire while walking or if you have more time to explore from the inside. Wrocław is also sometimes called a city of bridges, of which there there are probably the most in the country. Many of them are historic crossings that can be enjoyed from the mainland or from the deck of a cruise ship.
Walking in the footsteps of our ancestors, it is also worth seeing Guerrilla Hill (Wzgórze Partyzantów) with the Belvedere and the nearby Słowacki Park near Podwale St. The scientific character of the city is underlined by Leopoldin - the historic main building of the University of Wrocław located at Grodzka St.. The Ossolineum is also nearby with a beautiful square in the courtyard.
Raves and events in Wroclaw
Wroclaw lives a party atmosphere throughout the year. The tourists from Poland and abroad who play here and businessmen eagerly take part in events organized in local clubs and discos. Students who make up 25% of the city's population play a large role in the Wroclaw world of entertainment. They are both animators of many events and raves as well as their active participants.
In addition to club parties in Wroclaw, many cultural, music and sports events are organized. A large part of them are open events with free admission. Many of them take place on the Main Square - concerts, artistic performances, showcases, fairs, promotional events, exhibitions.
As you can see in Wroclaw, there is really a lot to do both on weekends and on holidays. Although it is a metropolis, many people come to Wroclaw to spend their free time here and treat this trip as a great entertainment.