For centuries this almost square marketplace has been the main tourist attraction of Toruń.
The construction of the cathedral started in mid–13th century and was continued in stages for over 200 years. It is the biggest of all town’s churches.
This gothic church was built by Franciscan friars in mid- 15th century.
Its construction started in 1309, on the Teutonic Order’s initiative. The church is presumed to be the most beautiful of all Toruń’s churches.
For centuries the city was surrounded by a vast system of fortifications: walls, gates, barbicans and towers.