Blyskawica Museum Ship

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Country: Poland Region:
pomorskie
Town:
Gdynia
Category:

tourist attraction

Recommended for children from the following age groups:
  • 3-7
  • 7-12
  • 12-16

Błyskawica (Lightning) is a pre-war destroyer ship, built in 1935-1936 in the UK.

Since 1972 it serves as a museum. You can see there among others, sailor uniforms, artillery and torpedo weapons, redoubled anti-aircraft gun, naval mines, launchers, depth charges chute, anchor devices, power room, radio aft and non-commissioned officers cabins.

Blyskawica is the only Polish ship awarded with the Golden Cross of the Order of Military Virtue (Virtuti Militari).

Blyskawica Museum Ship

CC licence: some rights reserved by Antoni Dubowicz

Adress:

Al. Jana Pawła II, 81-345 Gdynia

Opening days and hours:

open from May to mid-November from Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-12:30 and from 14:00-17:00

Tickets adults:
8 PLN
Tickets children:
4 PLN
Pass:

n/a

Phone:

+48 58 626 37 27

Source:

sunnycompany.com; http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/ORP_B%C5%82yskawica

Updated on

Friday, 17 May 2013

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