• Lublin July 1980 | 40th anniversary

    Published: 02/07/2020

    On the 8 of July 1980 a strike started in the WSK PZL Świdnik factory. The straw that broke the camel's back was the price of the meal in the factory canteen rising 80% in one day. The atmosphere quickly spread over 150 companies in Lublin and the whole voivodeship. The range of the strikes fo ...

  • European Heritage Label | The Union of Lublin 1569

    Published: 30/06/2020

    An important moment in the history of Lublin was signing the Union of Lublin. On the 1st of July 1569 in Lublin, an aggreement between the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania was signed. A new country was created, called the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth. Upon the aggr ...

  • Lublin Region in July. Find out what's on

    Published: 29/06/2020

    Bike rides around the picturesque Bug and Vistula areas, guided tours around Lublin, Kazimierz Dolny and Zamość, concerts in the wonderful scenery of the Zamoyski Palace in Kozłówka, close encounters with the blacksmith tradition in Wojciechów, and celebrations of the 451st anniversary of the U ...