Chichen Itza
Gebel Berkal

World Heritage Site

for World Heritage Travellers

Built or owned by Poles

WHS, or significant parts thereof, that were once built or owned by Poles (outside the current borders of Poland)

The connection belongs to Trivia connections.

Connected Sites

  • L'viv: The Domenican Church was commissioned by Józef Potocki
  • Nancy: Stanislas Leszczynski (more "designed" by him than built)
  • Old City of Jerusalem: Dom Polski
  • Rio de Janeiro: Christ the Redeemer statue was made by the Polish-French monument sculptor Paul Landowski Link
  • Rome: Santo Stanislao dei Polacchi is the Polish national church in Rome - Papa Gregorio XIII concesse la chiesa al cardinale polacco Stanislao Osio, che nel 1580 fece rifare completamente la chiesa, che divenne chiesa nazionale dei polacchi a Roma, e la dedicò al patrono della Polonia, san Stanislao Szczepanowski. (Wiki)
  • Vienna: Gardekirche
  • Vilnius: Church of the Holy Spirit


Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Built or owned by Poles?

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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source