UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Poland

The Historic Centre of Kraków

Poland is home to 16 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 15 cultural sites, 1 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Poland shares 3 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Poland are:

  • Historic Centre of Kraków

    The Historic Centre of Kraków
    The Historic Centre of Kraków is the former capital of Poland.
  • Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines

    Wieliczka Royal Salt Mines
    The deposit of rock salt in Wieliczka and Bochnia has been mined since the 13th century.
  • Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)

    Auschwitz
    Auschwitz Birkenau was the principal and most notorious of the six concentration and extermination camps established by Nazi Germany.
  • Białowieża Forest

    Bialowieza Forest bisons.
    Bialowieza Forest is a large forest complex located on the border between Poland and Belarus.
  • Historic Centre of Warsaw

    The historic center of Warsaw, Poland
    The historic center of Warsaw, Poland was rebuilt after it was destroyed in 1944.
  • Old City of Zamość

    Old City of Zamość in southeastern Poland.
    Old City of Zamość in southeastern Poland is an outstanding example of a late 16th-century Central European town designed and built in accordance with Italian Renaissance theories on the creation of “ideal” cities.
  • Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork

    Malbork Castle in Poland is a UNESCO World Heritage Site
    Malbork Castle is the most complete and elaborate example of a Gothic brick-built castle complex in the characteristic and unique style of the Teutonic Order.
  • Medieval Town of Toruń

    Night shot of Torun, Poland.
    Toruń in northern Poland is a remarkably well preserved example of a medieval European trading and administrative centre, located on the Vistula River.
  • Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park

    Kalwaria Zebrzydowska , Poland
    Kalwaria Zebrzydowska is a breathtaking cultural landscape of great spiritual significance.
  • Churches of Peace in Jawor and Świdnica

  • Wooden Churches of Southern Małopolska

  • Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski

    Muskauer Park, Poland
    Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski is an extensive landscape initially developed between 1815 and 1844 by Prince Hermann von Pückler-Muskau on the grounds of his estate.
  • Centennial Hall in Wrocław

    The Centennial Hall in Wrocław,, Poland
    The Centennial Hall in Wrocław, a milestone in the history of reinforced concrete architecture, was designed by the architect Max Berg and built in 1911-1913.
  • Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine

  • Tarnowskie Góry Lead-Silver-Zinc Mine and its Underground Water Management System

  • Krzemionki Prehistoric Striped Flint Mining Region

  • Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites Google Map

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