Świętochłowice
in Świętochłowice of Województwo Śląskie, Poland

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.296 and 18.917 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 17' 46" and E 18° 55' 2"
Currency and Currency Code:
Zloty - PLN
Spoken languages:
Polish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:43 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Warsaw
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:42 am and 7:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Delve into Świętochłowice

Świętochłowice in Świętochłowice (Województwo Śląskie) with it's 55,600 habitants is a town located in Poland about 161 mi (or 260 km) south-west of Warsaw, the country's capital town.

Time in Świętochłowice is now 01:43 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Warsaw with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Świętochłowice, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Poland is Gliwice Glider Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Poland is Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), South-East. We saw 1 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bytom, Chorzow, Piekary Slaskie, Bobrowniki and Siemianowice Slaskie. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1020.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

16°C (61 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

19°C (67 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

ActivPark Apartamenty

Address
3,0 mi
Ul. Chorzowska 216
40-101 Katowice
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 14:00 - 23:00
Weekend: closed


Energo Apartamenty

Address
2,0 mi
Ul. Ludowa 3
41-909 Bytom
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Gorczowski

Address
2,0 mi
Ul. Stefana Batorego 35
41-506 Chorzów
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Lantier

Address
2,3 mi
Ul. Krzyzowa 24
41-909 Bytom
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Apartamenty Katowice

Address
2,3 mi
Ul. Krzyzowa 22
41-909 Bytom
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Diament Arsenal Palace

Address
2,1 mi
Ul. Ignacego Paderewskiego 35
41-500 Chorzów
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Rezydencja Luxury Hotel Bytom Piekary Śląskie

Address
4,6 mi
Ul. Stara 1
41-940 Piekary Slaskie
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Adria

Address
3,2 mi
Ul. Wolnosci 1
41-700 Ruda Slaska
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Stara Kamienica

Address
5,4 mi
Ul. Bytomska 61
41-940 Piekary Slaskie
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Prime

Address
5,3 mi
Ul. Strzelców Bytomskich 87
41-914 Bytom
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Dzień Strażaka w JRG Świętochłowice 11.05.2012

Published: May 13, 2012
Length: 59:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SWCETV

Tegoroczny Dzień Strażaka stał się okazją, by choć przez chwilę towarzyszyć naszym cichym bohaterom i ukazać fragment ich codziennej służby. Zapraszamy do komentowania na: http://swce.pl...


Śląsk Świętochłowice - Wanda-Realbud Kraków, 26.05.1996 (TVP Kraków)

Published: December 03, 2013
Length: 47:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sławek żużel

mecz żużlowy ósmej rundy Drużynowych Mistrzostw Polski drugiej ligi, pomiędzy Śląskiem Świętochłowice, a Wandą-Realbud Kraków.... http://rlach.republika.pl/dmp/1996/swkr_1.htm.


Śląsk Świętochłowice - Wanda-Realbud Kraków, 26.05.1996 (TV Wisła)

Published: December 03, 2013
Length: 35:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sławek żużel

mecz żużlowy ósmej rundy Drużynowych Mistrzostw Polski drugiej ligi, pomiędzy Śląskiem Świętochłowice, a Wandą-Realbud Kraków.... http://rlach.republika.pl/dmp/1996/swkr_1.htm.


Śląsk Świętochłowice - Wanda-Realbud Kraków, 25.06.1995

Published: November 26, 2013
Length: 24:51 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Sławek żużel

mecz dziesiątej rundy Druzynowych Mistrzostw Polski drugiej ligi pomiędzy Śląskiem Świętochłowice a Wandą-Realbud Kraków....niestety relacja nie jest w całości, a to z powodu...


Świętochłowice - spot promocyjny

Published: September 18, 2012
Length: 09:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: UM Świętochłowice

Spot promocyjny powstał dzięki dofinansowanie projektu pn. „Świętochłowice. Bliżej niż myślisz -- Promocja terenów inwestycyjnych miasta", realizowanego ze środków Europejskiego...


Życzenia Wielkanocne od PiS Świętochłowice

Published: April 18, 2014
Length: 25:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PiS Świętochłowice

Członkowie i sympatycy świętochłowickiego koła Prawa i Sprawiedliwości opowiadają o świętach wielkanocnych oraz składają życzenia mieszkańcom miasta. W rolach głównych: Marek...


Miuosh - Matka i Krew Świętochłowice

Published: June 07, 2014
Length: 23:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Natalia Poloczek

koncert Świętochłowice 06.06.2014.


Wah Gwan Dancehall 2014 z Agnieszką Bota w Endorfina Fitness Club Świętochłowice

Published: November 21, 2014
Length: 38:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Patrycja Skorzus

szczegóły na: http://www.fitness-endorfina.pl.


I Wall Street Festival - Świętochłowice

Published: May 21, 2012
Length: 13:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SWCETV

Relacja z I Wall Street Festival, jaki odbył się w Świętochłowicach.


Świętochłowice

Published: March 21, 2015
Length: 44:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Michał Piss

OSIR Skałka.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

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.

Located at 50.3, 18.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Chorzów, Cities in Silesia, City counties of Poland, Cities and towns in Silesian Voivodeship

Ruda Śląska

Ruda Śląska is a city in Silesia in southern Poland, near Katowice. It is a district in the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union, a metropolis with a population of 2 million. It is located in the Silesian Highlands, on the Kłodnica river (tributary of the Oder). It has been part of the Silesian Voivodeship since its formation in 1999. Previously, it was in Katowice Voivodeship, and before then, part of the Autonomous Silesian Voivodeship.

Located at 50.3, 18.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ruda Śląska, City counties of Poland, Cities and towns in Silesian Voivodeship

Świętochłowice

Świętochłowice (German: Schwientochlowitz, 1941-1945 Schwingen) is a city in Silesia in southern Poland, near Katowice. The central district of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union - metropolis with the population of 2 millions. Located in the Silesian Highlands, on the Rawa River (tributary of the Vistula). It is situated in the Silesian Voivodeship since its formation in 1999, previously in Katowice Voivodeship, and before then, of the Autonomous Silesian Voivodeship.

Located at 50.3167, 18.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Świętochłowice, City counties of Poland, Cities and towns in Silesian Voivodeship

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.

Located at 50.2882, 18.973 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Chorzów, Football venues in Poland, Speedway venues, Speedway venues in Poland, National stadiums, Sports venues in Silesian Voivodeship, Event venues established in 1956

Medical University of Silesia

The Medical University of Silesia (SUM) is located in Katowice, Poland. Established on March 20, 1948, it is reportedly the largest Medical school in Poland. Founded in 1948 at nearby Rokitnica Bytomska and named "Medical Academy", it received its current name in 1949 and moved to Katowice in 1971. The Medical University of Silesia is one of the largest Medical Teaching Centers in Poland and Central Europe. It employs 3000 professors, independent researchers and academic teachers.

Located at 50.225, 18.9537 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Katowice, Schools of medicine in Poland, Educational institutions established in 1948

Zgoda labour camp

The Zgoda labour camp was a concentration camp for Silesianshttp://www. ipn. gov. pl/portal. php?serwis=en&dzial=2&id=71, Germans, and Poles, set up in 1945 by the Soviet NKVD in Świętochłowice, Silesia. It was controlled by the communist secret police until its closure by the Stalinist authorities of Poland in November of the same year. Between 1943 and January 1945 during World War II, the camp in Świętochłowice operated as German Nazi Arbeitslager.

Located at 50.2794, 18.9008 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Concentration camps, Internments, Soviet World War II crimes in Poland, Świętochłowice, History of Silesia

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.

Located at 50.2792, 18.9733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Katowice

Załęże

Załęże is a district of Katowice.

Located at 50.2672, 18.9892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Katowice

Dąb, Katowice

Dąb is a district of Katowice in Poland.

Located at 50.2739, 18.9992 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Katowice

Osiedle Witosa

Osiedle Witosa is a district of Katowice, in Poland.

Located at 50.2614, 18.9705 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Katowice

Polonia Bytom

Polonia Bytom is a Polish football club founded on 4 January 1920 in the Upper Silesian city of Bytom, during the hectic months of the Silesian Uprisings. In late 1922 however, as a result of the Upper Silesia plebiscite, Bytom became part of Germany and the club ceased to exist. In May 1945, numerous players and officials of one of the most famous Polish clubs, Pogoń Lwów arrived in Bytom and decided to revive Polonia.

Located at 50.3576, 18.8987 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Polonia Bytom, Football clubs in Poland, Association football clubs established in 1920, Football clubs in Silesian Voivodeship

Silesian Culture and Recreation Park

Silesian Park managed by WPKiW S.A. (Polish: Park Sląski and Wojewodzki Park Kultury i Wypoczynku S.A. , abbreviated as WPKiW and translatable as Voivodship Park of Culture and Recreation S.A. ) is a recreation complex in the center of the Upper-Silesian Metropolis at a border of Chorzów and Katowice in Silesia, Poland. It is the largest city park of this type in Europe. The area of the park is 620 hectares.

Located at 50.2873, 18.9912 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Chorzów, Parks in Katowice

OSiR Skałka

OSiR Skałka (Ośrodek Sportu i Rekreacji "Skałka") is a multi-use stadium in Świętochłowice, Poland. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 26,000 people.

Located at 50.3008, 18.9194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Świętochłowice, Football venues in Poland, Sports venues in Silesian Voivodeship

Silesian Planetarium

The Silesian Planetarium also Silesian Planetarium and Astronomical Observatory (Polish: Planetarium Śląskie Polish: Śląskie Planetarium i Obserwatorium Astronomiczne) is the largest and oldest planetarium in Poland. It was founded on 4 December 1955 to commemorate the great astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus. It is located in the Silesian Central Park, on the boundary between the Katowice and Chorzów districts of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union.

Located at 50.2905, 18.9915 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Planetaria, Buildings and structures in Katowice, Buildings and structures in Chorzów, Astronomy in Poland

Silesian Zoological Garden

Silesian Zoological Garden (Polish: Śląski Ogród Zoologiczny) is a zoological garden in Poland. It was founded in 1954 and is situated in the Katowice and Chorzów districts of Silesia. It covers over 47.6 ha within the Silesian Central Park. The Silesian zoo is a home for about 2 500 animals of 300 species. It is visited by over 390 000 people annually. A mini-zoo is the collection of gentler animals which are (directly) accessible to children.

Located at 50.2817, 18.9935 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zoos in Poland, Buildings and structures in Katowice, Buildings and structures in Chorzów, Visitor attractions in Silesian Voivodeship

Silesian Amusement Park

Silesian Amusement Park (Polish: Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko) is a permanent amusement park located within the Silesian Central Park in the center of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union, Silesia, Poland. It has an area of 26 ha. In 2008, it has been visited by 253 000 patrons. It is the largest permanent amusement park in Poland. \t\t \t\t\tWPKiW - Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko 01. JPG \t\t\t Entrance \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\t12-mlyn-chorzow.

Located at 50.2738, 18.9906 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Amusement parks in Poland, Parks in Katowice, Buildings and structures in Katowice, Visitor attractions in Silesian Voivodeship

Upper Silesian Ethnographic Park

The Upper Silesian Ethnographic Park or Górnośląski Park Etnograficzny is an open-air museum in Chorzów, Poland. It is referred to as a skansen, stemming from the first open air museum of its kind, the Skansen in Stockholm, Sweden. The area of the park is 25 hectare. The museum presents a range of agricultural buildings from all over Silesia.

Located at 50.2945, 18.9701 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Open air museums in Poland, Buildings and structures in Chorzów, Museums in Silesian Voivodeship

Szombierki Bytom

Szombierki Bytom is a Polish football club from Szombierki district of Bytom. Szombierki currently plays at the sixth level of Polish football (liga okręgowa). Greatest achievement of club was championship of Poland won in 1980.

Located at 50.3307, 18.8975 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bytom, Football clubs in Silesian Voivodeship, Football clubs in Poland, Association football clubs established in 1945, 1945 establishments in Poland

Bytom Synagogue

Bytom Synagogue or Beuthen Synagogue was a synagogue in Beuthen, in the Prussian Province of Silesia, a border–town between Germany and the Second Polish Republic prior to German invasion of Poland in World War II. Since the plebiscite of 1922 the border passed just east of Beuthen, so that neighboring Katowice were in Poland.

Located at 50.3478, 18.925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Bytom, Synagogues destroyed during Kristallnacht, Former Reform synagogues in Poland, Synagogues in Poland, 19th-century synagogues, Moorish Revival synagogues

Stadion Edwarda Szymkowiaka

Stadion Edwarda Szymkowiaka is a multi-use stadium in Bytom, Poland. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home of Polonia Bytom. The stadium has a capacity of 5,500 people. It was opened in 1929. On 16 August 1942 venue hosted official football match between Germany and Romania . The venue is named after Edward Szymkowiak, legendary Polonia Bytom and Polish national team goalkeeper.

Located at 50.3576, 18.8987 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Bytom, Football venues in Poland, Sport in Silesian Voivodeship, Sports venues in Silesian Voivodeship

Stadion Ruchu

Stadion Miejski w Chorzowie is a multi-purpose stadium in Chorzów, Poland. Built in 1930s. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home of Ruch Chorzów. The stadium has a capacity of 10,000 people.

Located at 50.2822, 18.9442 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Chorzów, Football venues in Poland, Multi-purpose stadiums in Poland, Sports venues in Silesian Voivodeship

Chorzów Batory

Chorzów Batory (formerly Hajduki Wielkie) is a district of the Polish city of Chorzów, in Silesian Voivodeship. Until early 1939, it was a separate municipality. One of the most renowned football clubs in Poland, Ruch Chorzów, is based there.

Located at 50.2833, 18.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Chorzów, Neighbourhoods in Poland

Bobrek, Bytom

Bobrek is a part of the city of Bytom in the Silesian Voivodeship, Poland. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:50|20|N|18|52|E||| |primary |name= }}

Located at 50.3333, 18.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bytom, Neighbourhoods in Poland

Eintrachthütte concentration camp

Eintrachthütte concentration camp was formerly a labour subcamp of the German concentration camp Auschwitz, opened in Świętochłowice (Schwientochlowitz), Poland, in 1943, in operation until January 1945.

Located at 50.2794, 18.9008 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nazi concentration camps in Poland

Ruda Śląska railway station

Ruda Śląska railway station is a railway station in Ruda Śląska, Poland. As of 2012, it is served by Koleje Śląskie on the Gliwice–Częstochowa route, calling at Katowice and Zawiercie.

Located at 50.3158, 18.8506 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Silesian Voivodeship, Railway stations served by Koleje Śląskie, Buildings and structures in Ruda Śląska

Districts of the same city

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Reinier Zonneveld - Fest Festival 2019 W/ Reinier Zonneveld Live
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Schwientochlowitz, Schweintochlitz, Świętochłowice, شفينتوخوفيتسه, Швентохловице, Svjetohlovice, Σβιετοχλόβιτσε, Ŝvintohuvitso, Swietochlowice, اشفینتوخوویتسه, שוויינטוחלוביצה, シフィエントフウォヴィツェ, 시비엥토흐워비체, Sventochlovicės, Sventohlovice, Свентохловице, Свјентохловице, Śwjyntochlowicy, Свентохловіце, 希维托赫洛维采