Crane Gate

Built in the mid-15C, this structure was at once a gate and a crane. Men moved two huge wheels by a walking around inside. Today, the Maritime Museum is inside, presenting the history of the port of Gdansk and navigation on the River Vistula.

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Before being relocated in the second
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Long Quay
Long Quay
Before being relocated in the second
Medieval Crane
Medieval Crane
Originally used to unload cargoes, this
Ulica Mariacka (Notre-Dame Street)
Ulica Mariacka (Notre-Dame Street)
With its façades and front stoops,
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The collections evoke the port and river
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Built between 1343 and 1502, this vast
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