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Augsberg Evangelical Lord's Resurrection Church
ul. Warszawska 18
Work began on this neo-Roman beauty to serve the city's growing German- and Polish-speaking Evangelists in July 1856. Tired of attending services...
Christ the King Cathedral
ul. Plebiscytowa 49a
Building work began on Zygmunt Gawlik and Franciszek Mączyński's impressive neo-Classical Cathedral on June 5, 1927 with the digging of a...
Church of St. Michael the Archangel
ul. Kościuszki 112
Like the other wooden church of note in the area, this one, which also happens to be the oldest ecclesiastic building in Katowice, began life...
Garrison Church of St. Casimir
ul. M. Skłodowskiej-Curie 20
Poland's first Functionalist Catholic church, Leon Dietz d’Army and Jan Zarzycki's breathtakingly simple design is worthy of further...
SS Peter & Paul's Church
ul. Mikołowska 32
Built to accommodate an expanding metropolitan congregation who outgrew the limited size of Kościół Mariacki, Katowice's other exemplary...
St. Anna's Church
ul. 3 Maja 18, Zabrze
After spending some time wandering Silesian urban centres searching for the soul within all that communist concrete, it's the sight of something...
St. Jadwiga's Church
ul. Wolności 504, Zabrze
Built much more recently than most other wooden churches in Silesia, the decision was taken to construct this highly unique 1929 structure out of...
St. Joseph's Church
ul. Roosevelta 102, Zabrze
If you’ve been in Poland even for just an hour, chances are you’ve seen your share of churches. But you haven’t seen one like this....
St. Lawrence's Church
ul. Konopnickiej 29, Chorzów
Built in 1599 in the village of Knurów, immediately southwest of neighbouring Gliwice, this charming little wooden church was abandoned by its...
St. Mary's Church
Pl. ks. Emila Szramka 1
Katowice's oldest existing Catholic parish church was built from Silesian dolomite, not the usual red brick, between 1862 and 1870 to a design by...
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