Art Galleries Walking Tour of Gdansk, Gdansk

Gdansk is a city that can pride itself as the home place of many talented modern artists. Also, The Gdansk National Museum displays famous religious paintings, such as "the Last Judgment" by Hans Memling. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most famous local art centers and into places where you can contemplate the works of outstanding world artists:
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Art Galleries Walking Tour of Gdansk Map

Guide Name: Art Galleries Walking Tour of Gdansk
Guide Location: Poland » Gdansk (See other walking tours in Gdansk)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.7 km
Author: vickyc
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Gallery e66

1) Gallery e66

Civic Center for Art and Education e66 features sculptures, paintings and temporary exhibitions. In Gallery e66, the works of contemporary artists are displayed regularly, both Polish and foreign. There is always something new to see here from various fields of...   view more
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Laznia Center of Contemporary Art

2) Laznia Center of Contemporary Art

Laznia Center of Contemporary Art is a center where different contemporary exhibitions are showcased. This center is known throughout the world. It's housed in a building that used to be a Municipal Bathhouse. Here, you can see the latest Polish and international works of art. The boldest and most revolutionary contemporary arts are exhibited at this location.

Operation Hours: Tuesday - Wednesday, Friday - Sunday: 12 pm - 6 pm; Thursday: 12 pm - 8...   view more
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National Museum in Gdansk

3) National Museum in Gdansk (must see)

The National Museum in Gdansk was founded in 1872 but became the National Museum in 1972. Till 1972 it was dubbed the City Museum and Pomeranian Museum. The museum sits on the premises of a post-Franciscan monastery that dates back to the 15th century. It was damaged during the wars fought in its vicinity - the Prussian, Napoleonic, and later the World War II - but it has been very skillfully restored. You can visit the exhibitions of Old Art, that are mainly the paintings on religious theme...   view more
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Omega Art Gallery

4) Omega Art Gallery

The Omega Art Gallery displays contemporary works created by Polish artists among which there are many pictures depicting folk and romantic scenes, as well as beautiful Polish landscape. They also sell the works of valued Polish artists and you can find a perfect gift in this gallery.

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm; Saturday 10:00 am – 3:00...   view more
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Galleria Triada

5) Galleria Triada

The Galleria Triada has been open since 1990. It is the largest and oldest private gallery in Trojmiasto, part of the Tri-city area, which includes Gdansk. It displays contemporary art only. You will see about 150 pieces of artwork by well-known Polish and international artists, and also emerging artists from the Art Academy of Gdansk.

Operation Hours: Monday - Friday: 11 am - 6 pm; Saturday: 11 am - 3...   view more
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Wyspa Institute of Art

6) Wyspa Institute of Art

Wyspa Institute of Art features contemporary art, and is proud to support various artistic events. It runs exhibitions of innovative arts, both Polish and foreign, and strives to blend contemporary art within the shape of social culture.

Operation Hours: Tuesday–Sunday: 11 a.m.–7...   view more

Walking Tours in Gdansk, Poland

Create Your Own Walk in Gdansk

Create Your Own Walk in Gdansk

Creating your own self-guided walk in Gdansk is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Churches Walking Tour of Gdansk

Churches Walking Tour of Gdansk

Gdansk has a long history of Catholicism, hence the many impressive churches found in the city. In Gdansk you will see some of the most spectacular medieval religious sites, such as St. Mary's Church, St. Nicolas Church, and other churches that distinguish themselves as part of the urban landscape. Take this self-guided tour to discover the old historic churches of Gdansk:

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 km
Shopping Walking Tour in Gdansk

Shopping Walking Tour in Gdansk

Gdansk offers an exceptional shopping experience, especially because of its local treasure -- amber. Various things can be made from this gem: jewels and souvenirs are just a few. In the center of Gdansk you can drop into numerous amazing small shops. Take this self-guided tour to discover the following most popular shopping spots of Gdansk:

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.6 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Gdansk is one of the most beautiful cities on the Baltic Sea. It's one of the main cities of the so-called Tri-cities of the Baltic shore. It is a city of magnificent old architecture and the amazing, almost fairy-tale atmosphere of the streets. There are many landmarks, such as churches, fountains and monuments. Take this tour to discover the most famous places in Gdansk.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 km
Museums Walking Tour of Gdansk

Museums Walking Tour of Gdansk

Gdansk is a very beautiful city in Poland, located on the seashore, that boasts beautiful old architecture. Its numerous museums are lodged in these majestic historic buildings. There are some museums that reflect the unique culture of this country, like, for instance, the Museum of Burgher Culture. This self-guided tour will lead you to the most famous museums of Gdansk.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.3 km
Gdansk: Oliwa Walking Tour

Gdansk: Oliwa Walking Tour

Oliwa is an attractive place for tourists in Gdansk. Its main features are a cathedral, the New Abbots' Palace and a park. Gdansk Zoo is close to the historic center of Oliwa. With this self-guided tour you will enjoy this significant part of Gdansk that is worth a special visit:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 km