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Catholic Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
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St. Florian's Cathedral

St. Florian's Cathedral (Polish: Katedra św. Floriana) is a Roman Catholic church, located on the eastern bank of the Vistula river, in Warsaw, Poland.



Five interesting facts about Katedra św. Floriana:

  • It was built with two commanding 75 m (250 ft) towers between 1888–1904 as a form of protest against the erstwhile Russian domination of Poland.
  • During World War II, it was completely destroyed and then rebuilt until 1972.
  • It is built in a Gothic Revival style.
  • Most of its exterior is made of red brick.
  • The interior is decorated in red or white plaster and brick.

St. Florian's Cathedral
Façade of the Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
St. Florian's Cathedral
Interior of the Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
Bazylika katedralna św. Michała Archanioła i św. Floriana Męczennika w Warszawie
Interior of the Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
Bazylika katedralna św. Michała Archanioła i św. Floriana Męczennika w Warszawie
Interior of the Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
St. Florian's Cathedral
Interior of the Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
Bazylika katedralna św. Michała Archanioła i św. Floriana Męczennika w Warszawie
Façade of the Cathedral of St. Florian, Warsaw
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