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Sosnowiec






Sosnowiec is a city in Poland. Sosnowiec lies in the southern part of Poland. According to the census report of 2006, Sosnowiec city is estimated to have a population of2,25,202 people. In the year 1902, Sosnowiec has been granted the rights of the city. The Sosnowiec city is situated by the River Czarna Przemsza.

Sosnowiec city has several industrial units and coal pits. The hometown of the first mining museum in Poland is Sosnowiec. The Sosnowiec city was created by joining many villages and closures. The total picture of the city changed with the establishment of different industries. Industries that has developed with the changing times are as follows:
  • steelworks industry
  • factory on steam boilers
  • spinning mill factory
  • metalworks factory
  • paper mill
  • rope factory
Some of the major spots for tourist attractions in Sosnowiec city of Poland are as follows:
  • Dietla Palace
  • ChurchSt Tomasza
  • Huta Buczek
  • Sielecki Castle built in the seventeenth century
  • Schoena Palace and Museum
  • Railway Station Sosnowiec Maczki
  • Railway Station Sosnowiec Glowny
  • Wilhelma Palace
Some of the famous personalities who were the residents of Sosnowiec are as follows:
  • Jan Ciszewski
  • Marian Malina
  • Teresa Janina Kierocinska
  • MarianMaslon
  • EdwardGierek
Sosnowiec is referred to as thecenter for education or academics. Some of the major institutions are as follows:
  • Silesian School of Technology
  • Silesian Medical Academy
  • University of Silesia
  • Private school for Marketing and Management
This city is known for its rich culture. Some of the major cultural activities in this city is the International Students Folk Culture Activity. Other cultural events includes:
  • International Ballroom dancing tournament
  • Earth days
  • International Mineral and Fossils Fairs
Sosnowiec city in southern Poland holds much significance as an industrial belt.

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