Szczecin (UK: / ˈ ʃ tʃ ɛ tʃ ɪ n / SHCHETCH-in, US: /-tʃ iː n /-een, Polish: [ˈʂt͡ʂɛt͡ɕin] ⓘ; German: Stettin [ʃtɛˈtiːn] ⓘ; Swedish: Stettin [stɛˈtiːn]; Latin: Sedinum or Stetinum) is the capital and largest city of the West Pomeranian Voivodeship in northwestern Poland.
Szczecin, port city and capital, Zachodniopomorskie województwo (province), northwestern Poland, on the western bank of the Oder River near its mouth, 40 miles (65 km) from the Baltic Sea. Shipbuilding and shipping are the main occupations. Evidence suggests that the area was first inhabited by seafaring people 2,500 years ago.
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Poland, Europe. Well off any track non-German tourists tread, the western port city of Szczecin (shcheh-cheen) is a lively city awash with students and a muddle of architecture inherited from wildly different ages. Crumbly German-era art-nouveau tenements and mansions, some now undergoing renovation, echo a past splendour but historical style ...
Home to the largest seaport in Poland, Szczecin is the country’s seventh largest city. The city played an important role in the anti-communist uprisings of 1970 and the rise of the Solidarity trade union in the 1980s. Essential Szczecin Do Places to see, ways to wander, and signature experiences. 2023 Waly Chrobrego Promenade (Hakenterrasse) 591
Top 10 Things To See And Do In Szczecin, Poland. Szczecin, nowadays the capital of the West Pomerania Province and one of Poland ’s biggest cities, has a complex history, marked by its architectural make-up. When visiting, we recommend these attractions.
The History of Szczecin ( German: Stettin) dates back to the 8th century. Throughout its history the city has been part of Poland, Denmark, Sweden and Germany. Since the Middle Ages, it is one of the largest and oldest cities in the historic region of Pomerania, and today, is it the largest city in northwestern Poland.