Historia Świeradowa-Zdroju

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Rosettes against a Backdrop of History

2014-06-27 14:05:23
Rosettes against a Backdrop of History At the end of 2013 and the beginning of 2014, eight decorative rosettes were placed on the pavement on Wyszyńskiego Street, making reference to the most important dates in the history of Świeradów-Zdrój. ...

The Legend of the Świeradów Frog and Radon Mineral Water

2008-09-11 14:14:54
The Legend of the Świeradów Frog and Radon Mineral Water While out walking during a stay at Świeradów-Zdrój, formerly Bad Flinsberg, the Berlin physician Leonard Thurneyssen observed a lifeless frog lying in one of the springs. Although at...

Calendar

2014-06-27 14:10:49
1337 - the earliest record about the town mentions the name of tavern – “Fegebeutel”, which is “Czyścisakwa” in Polish (a place where your purse will be cleaned), located in the upper part of the river Kwisa valley ...

The Railway to Świeradów-Zdrój

2008-09-22 15:32:19
The Railway to Świeradów-Zdrój Total length: 10.8 km Level difference: 206 m Railway track curve radius: from 300 to 800 m, width not exceeding 4.2 m 12 m long steel tracks of profile IIa were used  Average tracks inclination: 19 % ...

The Commune Coat of Arms

2014-06-27 14:12:12
The Commune Coat of Arms The coat of arms of the Commune is a shield with a single field presenting: in the background, two mountain peaks, each depicted as a red triangle; in the foreground, in the centre of the field, an impression of a spruce...

Osiedle Gross Iser

2008-10-07 15:09:04

Interesting numbers

2014-06-27 14:56:53
7 - number of days required to get from Poznań to Świeradów in 18th century 11700 - number of visitors to the spa in 1938 1 051 858 - number of healing treatments performed in 1985 ...

The History of the Parish

2008-04-22 19:09:30
The History of the Parish The history of the parish, its deeds and its past, are a story of life, labour, joy and suffering, the births and deaths of its residents. The history of the Roman Catholic parish of St. Joseph in Świeradów-Zdrój is...

The History of the Protestant Church and Cemetery

2008-09-23 11:00:17
The History of the Protestant Church and Cemetery The cemetery at which residents of Świeradów-Zdrój bury their dead is over 250 years old. In German times, however, it enclosed a Protestant church, which today no longer exists. For this reason a...

Bad Flinsberg - a First-class Winter Resort

2008-10-07 11:37:05
Bad Flinsberg - a First-class Winter Resort While the Izerskie Mts. were home to a number of significant locations offering opportunities for the pursuit of winter sports, the largest and most important winter sports resort in the northern part of...