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Chorzów Destination Guide

Touring Chorzów in Poland

Chorzów in the region of Silesian Voivodeship with its 113,430 citizens is a city located in Poland - some 159 mi or ( 257 km ) South-West of Warsaw , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Chorzów

Time in Chorzów is now 05:18 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Warsaw " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Oradea, Warsaw, Budapest, Bratislava, and Ostrava. Being here already, consider visiting Oradea . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Chorzów ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Polscy górnicy w RC kopalnie PASKOV i DARKOV Frydek-Mistek i Karvina

3:03 min by polonista36
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Metallica - For Whom The Bell Tolls (Live - Poland 2008)

4:59 min by michalstanko
Views: 24990 Rating: 4.93

Metallica - For Whom The Bell Tolls May 28, 2008 Chorzów, Poland The first European show by Metallica in 2008. Video brought to you by Metallica fanatics from Slovakia. :-) This show is available in F ..


PETDuo @ Mayday Poland - 10.11.2012

93:09 min by petduomusic
Views: 23043 Rating: 4.93

Watch In Full HD! Video set recorded live @ Mayday Poland 2012, at the Spodek Hall in the city of Katowice. ..

Mayday 2012 Polska - Westbam HD

8:14 min by cyb0rg123
Views: 4402 Rating: 4.50

Westbam początek arena (Extasy - one for me - take it take it take it now take it :)) ) ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Chorzów

Chorzów is a city in Silesia in southern Poland, near Katowice. Chorzów is one of the central districts of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union - a metropolis with a population of 2 million. It is located in the Silesian Highlands, on the Rawa River (a tributary of the Vistula). Administratively, Chorzów is in the Silesian Voivodeship since 1999, previously Katowice Voivodeship, and before then, the Silesian Voivodeship.

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Located at 50.30 18.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Chorzów, Cities and towns in Silesian Voivodeship, Cities in Silesia, City counties of Poland

Silesian Stadium

Silesian Stadium is a sport stadium located between Chorzów and Katowice, Silesia, Poland. It opened on 22 July 1956 and has since hosted crowds of over 120,000 for both football matches and motorcycle speedway world championships. It also hosts music festivals.

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Located at 50.29 18.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Chorzów, Event venues established in 1956, Football venues in Poland, National stadiums, Speedway venues, Speedway venues in Poland, Sports venues in Silesian Voivodeship

TVP Katowice (tower)

TVP Katowice Tower is a 90 meter high reinforced concrete telecommunication tower in Katowice, Poland. It is the property of TP EMITEL, and is not accessible by tourists. It started broadcasdting in 1957. TVP 3 Katowice at 6 October 2007 changed name on TVP KATOWICE

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Located at 50.30 19.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Katowice, Towers completed in 1957, Towers in Poland

Katowice Trade Hall roof collapse

On 28 January 2006, the roof of one of the buildings at Katowice International Fair (Międzynarodowe Targi Katowickie) collapsed in Chorzów / Katowice, Poland. At 16:15 GMT, the central section of the roof of the hall collapsed, possibly due to the weight of snow on the building. According to the police there were roughly 700 people in the hall at the time of the collapse. A further collapse occurred 90 minutes later during rescue operations.

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Located at 50.29 19.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: 2006 disasters, 2006 in Poland, Collapsed buildings, Disasters in Poland, History of Katowice

Osiedle Tysiąclecia

Osiedle Tysiąclecia (District of a 1000-year anniversary) is a district of Katowice and one of the largest districts in Poland. It is located in the northern part of Katowice, on the land once occupied by the villages of Bederowiec, Sośnina and east Klimzowiec. The construction of the district began in 1961 during the times of the People's Republic of Poland. The name was chosen as 1961 was a 1000-year anniversary of the founding of Poland. Area - ca. 2 km² Number of inhabitants - ca.

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Located at 50.28 18.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Districts of Katowice

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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Chorzów