Green Gate in Gdansk

CATEGORY
city / town museum wharf / quay / waterfront street
STYLE
16th century
YEAR
1564-1568
NEIGHBORHOOD
city centre
ADDRESS
Długi Targ 24
POSTAL CODE
80-828
CITY
Gdańsk
REGION
pomorskie
WEBSITE
http://mng.gda.pl/oddzialy/oddzial-zielona-brama/
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About location

Green Gate of the Main Town is one of the water gates of Gdańśk. It was constructed from 1564 until 1568 in the Dutch mannerism. Today the gate houses a branch of the National Museum in Gdańsk. Temporary exhibitions, various meetings, conferences and presentations are organized here. In one of the buildings, there is the office of the former president of Poland – Lech Wałęsa.