Szczecin - information about the city

Szczecin ( [ˈʂt​͡ʂɛt​͡ɕin]; German: Stettin [ʃtɛˈtiːn] }), is the capital city of the West Pomeranian Voivodeship in Poland. In the vicinity of the Baltic Sea, it is the country's seventh-largest city and the largest seaport in Poland. As of June 2011 the population was 407,811.

Szczecin - tourist attractions

markerA Central Cemetery in Szczecin The Central Cemetery in Szczecin is a municipal cemetery in Szczecin, Poland. With an area of over 167,8 hectares, and still expanding, it is the biggest cemetery in Poland and the third biggest cemetery in Europe. The Central Cemetery in Szczecin was established in 1901 as a new and modern cemeter... Central Cemetery in Szczecin - photo
markerB Chrobry Embankment Chrobry Embankment (Wały Chrobrego), formerly known as Haken's Terraces, comprises predominantly of 500-meter long terraces situated alongside the Odra River. Since the moment of its construction, between 1900-1914, it has been recognised as the most famous architectural icon of Szczecin. The origi... Chrobry Embankment - photo

Relevant data

Geographical coordinates: 53.4167, 14.5833
Approximate population: 406,427

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