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Main Market Square, Krakow

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Main Market Square serves as the largest medieval square in Europe and the gravitational center of Krakow. Established in 1257, the year the city received its charter, the square sits in the heart of Krakow's World Heritage-listed Old Town. See well-preserved palaces, churches, and townhouses. Stand where Tadeusz Kosciuszko, a famed freedom fighter in Poland and America, announced an uprising against foreign domination in 1794. Over the years, the square has served as a stage for political demonstrations, public celebrations, and an annual Christmas market. Put Main Market Square on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Krakow trip builder.
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  • Were before Christmas on the square a great Christmas bazaar. All the objects around, ate at the square. Very interesting Museum of trade rows.
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  • Lots of eateries and fun place to people watch such a tremendous amount of differing architecture from various ages  more »
  • Fell in love on our first visit so returned again. Still love krakow. Our visit in october was wonderful lots of street artist and a christmas market. March visit alot more peaceful but still beautifu...  more »