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Kraków hosted the 5th European Congress of Local Governments

"Local government as the strategy for the future" wass the theme of the 5th European Congress of Local Governments, which was held on 8-9 April at the ICE Congress Center in Kraków. Over 80 events, including reports, panels, workshops, lectures and presentations were divided into 13 thematic paths.

Ambassador of Ireland visited Krakow

On Monday, 18th February 2019, Mayor of Krakow Jacek Majchrowski met with the new Ambassador of Ireland to Poland H.E. Emer O’Connell.

Discover the world. Start with the sister cities contest

Discover the world. Start with the sister cities is a thematic Wikipedia article creation and improvement & Wikimedia Commons image upload contest dedicated to tourist attractions of Russian cities and regions and their foreign sister cities and partner territories.

Frans Timmermans in Krakow

On Wednesday, January 23rd, Mayor of Krakow Jacek Majchrowski met First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans.

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.

List of foreign consulates and institutions in Krakow