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Italy commemorates DaVinci with a 2 euro coin

May 2, 2019 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci. To commemorate the date Italy emitted a 2 euro coin depicting Kraków's "Lady with an Ermine".

XII Gyalwang Drukpa visits Kraków

The Head of the Drukpa Lineage – one of the most influential schools of Vajrayana Buddhism visited Poland to address the international community gathered at the United Nations Climate Change Conference held in Katowice. It was the first visit of the Gyalwang Drukpa to Kraków. The atmosphere at a courtesy meeting with Mayor Jacek Majchrowski on December 5th, 2018 was very cordial and and relaxed.

Final farewell to George H.W. Bush

George Helbert Walker Bush, 41st President of the United States, died on November 30th, 2018. He was 94.

Kraków’s Christmas cribs make UNESCO list

The Nativity Scene (szopka) tradition in Kraków originated in the nineteenth century from Christmas celebration customs, centred around constructing cribs.

Keep on rockin'! Paul McCartney in Kraków

Paul McCartney – one of the forefathers and living legends of pop music - came to Kraków for his first concert at Tauron Arena Kraków on 3 December 2018 as part of his "Freshen Up tour". On this occasion Mayor of Kraków Jacek Majchrowski prepared a special welcome gift for the star.

New cooperation opportunities for Kraków and Dubai

Representatives of UAE businesses met in the Kraków City Hall on 10 November 2018.

ISIC 2018 - Information Behaviour Conference

On October 9-11, 2018, an international ISIC conference was held in Kraków, preceded by workshops for PhD students.

Edinburgh welcomes rising star of literature from Krakow

Following a highly competitive open call, Ahsan Ridha Hassan from Krakow has been chosen in July 2018 to spend November developing his work in the world’s first UNESCO City of Literature.

The Hoover Project is launched

As part of the “Sto Lat Razem” campaign, which celebrates 100 years of Poland`s independence and Polish-American relations, the City of Krakow together with the U.S. Consulate General in Krakow, the American Chamber of Commerce and in cooperation with partner institutions is pleased to announce the ”Honoring Hoover” project.

Welcome visit by the U.S. Consul General B. Bix Aliu

On August 24 Mayor of Kraków Jacek Majchrowski welcomed in his office Mr. B. Bix Aliu, the new U.S. Consul General in Kraków.

List of foreign consulates and institutions in Krakow