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As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Malbork Castle is one of the castles that visited by many people. It is located on the bank of Nogat River, approximately 60 kilometers from the city of Gdansk. Malbork Castle has an area about 143.591 square meters, it makes the castle becomes the largest castle in the world by area. According to the history, this castle was built in 1274 and was used as the seat of Grand Master of Teutonic Order. The functions and the construction of Malbork Castle has changed several times. But now, the castle has been functioning as a museum and becomes one of the main tourist attractions in Poland which many cultural events often held here.

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  • Copyright: Barbara Stec (Sonata11) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2760 W: 59 N: 2914] (34119)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-06-23
  • Categories: Castles, Architecture
  • Exposure: f/3.3, 1/100 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-11-19 8:52
Viewed: 1854
Points: 10
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