Poland -Sukiennice Krakow - Drapers Hall - ancient shopping mall of Krakow

The Renaissance Sukiennice (Cloth Hall, Drapers' Hall) in Kraków, Poland, is one of the city's most recognizable icons. It was once a major centre of international trade. Traveling merchants met there to discuss business and to barter. During its golden age in the 15th century, Sukiennice was the source of a variety of exotic imports from the East – spices, silk, leather and wax – while Kraków itself exported textiles, lead, and salt from the Wieliczka Salt Mine.


Copyright: Jann Lipka
Type: Spherical
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Taken: 29/07/2009
Uploaded: 03/08/2009
Updated: 03/10/2014


Tags: poland; sukiennice; krakow; trade; polska; city centre; shopping ; tourists; souvenirs
  • Paulo Yuji Takarada almost 2 years ago
    Um grande local de atração turística!
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