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Winter Activities in Poznań

Educational exhibition, active rest or an amazing concert? Check how you can spend this winter in Poznań!

 

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Skating rinks | Ski Slope in Malta SkiWarm Up in Poznań Palm House | Have Fun in Termy Maltańskie | Listen to music in a castle | Exhibition: Wielkopolskie Znaki Zwycięstwa. W stulecie Powstania Wielkopolskiego 1918/19. Archeology of Gniezno - exhibition | Kaziuki Fair on The Old Market Square | Fashion Fairs | Fat Thursday | Festival of Dumplings | Urban AdventuresCheck also...

 

 

 

With winter come Christmas, snow and... skates! It is a perfect substitute for bikes when the weather is not that perfect at all. Below some of the skating rinks in Poznań:

 

POSiR Chwiałka - address: ul. O. M. Żelazka 1

 

source: chwialka.poznan.pl

 

Ice rink in the city center, beetween streets of Chwiałkowskiego and Żelazek streets. For users equipment rental is available.

 

Opening hours: 10.00 a.m. – 9.30 p.m.


Price list:


WORK DAYS

1 period (45 mi.): 10 zł regular, 7 zł reduced

2 periods (2 x 45 min.): 16 zł regular, 11 zł reduced

Renting skates 5 zł

 

WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS

1 period (45 mi.): 12 zł regular, 8 zł reduced

2 periods (2 x 45 min.): 19 zł regular, 12 zł reduced

Renting skates 5 zł

 

 

 

 

POSiR Malta - address: ul. Jana Pawła II

 

source: www.malta.poznan.pl

 

Indoor ice rink near the start of course Malta, by Jana Pawła II street.


Opening hours:

Sunday – Thursday: 8.00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m.

Friday – Saturday: 8.00 a.m.  –  11.00 p.m.

 

Price list:


WORK DAYS

Beetween  8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.:  6 zł regular, 4 zł reduced

Beetween  4.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.:  9 zł regular, 6 zł reduced


WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS

11 zł regular, 8 zł reduced


Renting skates 6 zł.

 

 

 

CH Posnania - address: ul. Pleszewska 1

 

 

Posnania Shoppin Center invites to its own skate rink!

 

Opening Hours:

Monday – Sunday 10.00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m.

 

Prices:

1h + skates 11 zł

 

 


Bogdanka - address: ul. Północna 9

 

source: www.facebook.com/lodowiskobogdanka

 


Opening hours: 8.00 a.m. – 9.30 p.m.

 

Price list:


Monday – Friday
I period: 10 zł regular, 8 zł reduced

 

Weekends and holidays
I period: 12 zł regular, 10 zł reduced

 

Renting skates 8 zł / period

 

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Even though there are no hills nor mountains in Poznań, it does not mean you can not have some ski or snowboard fun. Malta Ski gives to its guest's disposition two slopes: main (150 meters) and small one. Advanced riders as well as amateurs are allowed to visit.

 

 

Opening hours:


Monday – Friday: 9.00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m.

Weekends: 11.00 a.m.  –  6.00 p.m.

ATTENTION! Opening hours depend on weather condition.

 

 

Price list:

 

REGULAR PASS

0,5 h 19 zł

1h 30 zł

2h 40 zł

Day Pass 70 zł

 

REDUCED PASS

0,5 h 15 zł

1h 22 zł

2h 34 zł

Day Pass 60 zł
 

The price includes rental like helmet, shoes and skis.

 

 

Ski Slope is not the only attraction in Malta Ski. For more check HERE.

 

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Weather in winter may not be encouraging for walks outside. But there is a place in Poznań, that is perfect for such cold days. Poznań Palm House is the biggest in Poland and one of the biggest in Europe. It houses around 17 thousand species of plants from different climate zones.

 

Opening Hours:

from November 2nd till the end of February

Tuesday - Saturday - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (box office till 3:00 pm)

Sunday and Holidays - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (box office till 4:00 pm)


from March 1st till April 30th

Tuesday - Sunday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  (box office till 4:00 pm)


from May 1st till October 31st

Tuesday - Sunday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  (box office till 4:00 pm)

Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (box office till 5:00 pm)

 

Tickets:


reduced: 7 zł
regular: 10 zł

 

 

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Termy Maltańskie (Malta Thermal Baths) is the biggest and the most modern water sports complex in Poland. There is something for everyone in Termy Maltańskie: olympic swimming pool, aquapark with slides or outdoor pool.

If you need to warm up even more, you can enjoy time in saunas or spa, one of the biggest and the best equipped in Poland. Situated by the Maltańskie Lake, near city centre, Termy Maltańskie are a perfect place for a winter afternoon. 

 

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Listen to music in a castle

 

 

How often do you have an opportunity to listen to the music in a real castle? We do not always have time, money or desire for expensive concerts in original locations. But there is a place in Poznań called Blue Note Jazz Club, situated in the former Imperial Castle, only 10 minutes walking from the Old Market Square.
The place is not big and concerts are rather intimate. However, the offer is wide – you can hear blues, jazz, soul or even hard rock there. Check out the club’s calendar and choose something for the winter’s evening.

 

Blue Note Jazz Club
address: ul. Kościuszki 79, Poznań (in the Center of Culture Zamek)

 

Tickets available in the club’s bureau, open Monday – Friday during 1.00 p.m. untill 7.00 p.m., and in Center of Cultural Information  (ul. Ratajczaka 44).

 

The website is only in Polish - You can use help of Center of Cultural Information (+48 61 85 40 752, +48 61 85 40 753; e-mail: cik@wm.poznan.pl) being the place with all the infos about events, festivals and concerts in the city.

 

 

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For lovers of history and military affairs we offer visiting of the exhibition devoted to Wielkopolskie Uprising 11918/19 which was the only successful uprising against invaders. This is the reason that Poland regained its independence. The exhibition's title can be translated into Victory Signs of Wielkopolska. In the 100th anniversary of Wielkopolskie Uprising 1918/19 and it presents uniforms, pennons, badges, photos and documents from that time. It is perfect occasion for learning a little bit about Poland's fight for freedom, focused on Poznań people.

 

Exhibition open to the public during the opening hours of the Millitary Museum of Wielkopolska: 

 

      Monday closed!

      Tuesday - Thursday 9.00 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.

      Friday 12.00 at noon  - 9.00 p.m.

      Saturday - Sunday 11.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.

      
Admission to the museum: 7 zł regular, 5 zł reduced, saturday for free.

 

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Archeology of Gniezno - exhibition  ||  24.01.2019 - 31.03.2019

 

It is hard to separate history of Poznań and another of historical Polish capitols: Gniezno. They both played pivotal role in creating the Polish state. The exhibition shows history of diggings in Gniezno – the great ones (and not very professional) in XIX century and those followed by the actual archeologists.

 

The exhibition has been prepared by two museums: Archeological Museum in Poznań and Museum of the Beginings of Polish Country in Gniezno.

 

 

 

 

Location: Archeological Museum in Poznań, address: ul. Wodna 27, Poznań

 

Dates: January 24th, 2019 – March 31st, 2019

 

Tickets: the admission to the Museum

 

 

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Kaziuki Fair ||  March 3rd, 2019   10.00 am – 4.30 pm

 

When Vilnus used to be a Polish city, its inhabitants started tradition which still lasts, even though it has been 400 years now. On March 4th there is a holiday of St. Casimir (who was the Duke of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, eventually canonized). On that day colorful market and parade was taking place and this is what you will encounter on March 3rd in Poznań.

 

On the Old Market Square, stolls filled with garnish, easter palms and foods of our and Eastern regions will give you a hint of Renaissance market. Beyond, you can watch performances of folklore bands.

 

 

Program:

 

10.00 am  – Holy Mass in Fara Church with Boys and Men Choir of Poznań Philharmonic House "Poznańskie Słowiki";

11.30 am – 16.30 pm – KAZIUKI FAIR on The Old Market Square;

11.30 am – introduction of the vocal bands and Jagiellons Dynasty on the Town Hall’s fasade. After Vilnus and Poznań’s hymns and billy-goats, artists will march to the stage.

 

Bands playing during the fair:
 

Mejszagolanki, String harmonic Orchestra of Swrzędz, Wielkopolanie, Cepelia-Poznań, Orchestra of the City of Poznań by the MPK Poznań, Piotr Kuźniak.

 

 

 

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Fashion Fairs  ||  March 5th - 6th, 2019

 

 

Fashion Fairs in Poznań is the biggest event in Poland dedicated to the fashion industry. Well known producers, the biggest brands, best designers, newest trends, fashion shows and themed workshops - this how you can describe wat you see during this trendiest event in the city.

Fashion Fairs in Poznań attracts about 4 000 representatives of fashion business, who will learn about trends of 16 countries being.: Bangladesh, Belarus, China, Czechia, France, Spain, India, Lithuania, Germany, Pakistan, Sweden, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Italy i Poland.

 

Location: Poznań International Fairs, address: ul. Głogowska 14

 

Opening hours: 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

 

Price: 112 zł

 

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Fat Thursday  ||  February 28th, 2019

 

If you are familliar with Shrove Tuesday, you will not be confused. Poland has a similair holiday and it is called Tłusty Czwartek which translates into Fat Thursday. Instead of pancakes, we devour tones of doughnuts ( [sing.] pączek in Polish ). Even though homemade ones are the best in the world, you will encounter long cues to the pastry shops, especially to those window shops with doughnuts only. Prepare for that and do not be shocked.

 

Let yourself go and try our delicacy. You will not regret.

 

If you will have any difficulties finding any shop with sweets, just ask in a Torusit Information on the Old Market Square or Main Train Station, or type pączkarnia poznań in Google search.

 

 

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Festival Of Dumplings From All Around The World  ||  March 9th - 10th, 2019

 

Between March 9th and 10th in Foodhall, you will find delicious dumplings in a form that may be different from what you know. What is interesting, not only polish version (pierogies) is to be encountered. You can try spanish, japanese or indian dumplings, as every country has its own way of preparing a dough and a filling. Variety of tastes and products guaranteed.

 

So, if you are going to spend the weekend after Women’s Day in Poznań, visit train station. Against the general opinion, these places can be relaxing too!

 

 

Location: FOODHALL, ul. Dworcowa 1, Poznań

Time: March 9th (Saturday) 12:00 - 20:00, March 10th (Sunday) 12:00 - 18:00

 

 

 

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Feel like a local with Urban Adventures

 

You’d like to know a city from a perspective not offered by the traditional guided tours? Plump for Urban Adventures. One of energetic guides will take you around less known places and districts and will take you to bars, and restaurants in which tourists usually do not (unfortunetely) end up.

These are walks during which you will feel like a local. Hisotrical facts and monuments do not rule the roost what does not mean they are not there at all.

You can choose from morning and evening tours, each one filled with good food, drinks and, most importantly, amusing, folksy atmosphere.

 

More about Urban Adventures on our site.

 

Pricelist, reservations and questions:  www.poznanurbanadventures.comWith the code: "UAPOZ" 10% off! 

 

 

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Check also

 

LIST OF CULTURAL EVENTS IN MARCH 2019

by Cultural Information Center in Poznań

In English!

 

 

 

 

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