THE ŁÓDŹ ROUTE
   
  Important sites in Poland
Wawel State Collection of Art
Industrial History Museum
Bielsko-Biała District Museum
Weaver's House Museum
Museum of Technology & Textile Industry
Lower Silesian Weaving Museum
"Twelve Apostels"
Linen Mill "Orzeł"
Museum of Applied Art
Ethnographic Museum
Museum of Handweaving
City of Żyrardów
National Museum
Podlasie Museum

NETWORK INFORMATION


Calendar of events

ETN members
Introduction to the Poland Route (English only)
 
FACTS ON POLAND

Country name: Republic of Poland
Type: republic
Area: 312,685 sqkm
Regions: 16 województwa/provinces
Capital: Warsaw
Participation, a.o.: Council of Europe, European Union, OSCE, UN/UNESCO

Population:
38,622,660 (2003)
Language(s): Polish
Ethnic groups (from 1% on): Polish 97.6%, German 1.3%, Ukrainan & Byelorussian 1.1% (1990)
Religions: Roman Catholic 95%, Eastern Orthodox / Protestant / other 5%

Currency: Zloty (PLN)
GDP / capita: US$ 9,500 (2002)
 

MORE INFORMATION

http://www.poland.pl
(Internet guide to Poland) 

http://www.culture.pl/en/culture
(Internet guide to Polish culture)

 
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