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Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland
ArcelorMittal Business Center of Excellence Poland Sp. z o.o. Sp.k.
al. J. Piłsudskiego 92
41-308 Dąbrowa Górnicza
Tel. +48 32 777 2500
NIP 629-21-91-397, Regon 277529763, KRS: 0000484031
About the city
Dąbrowa Górnicza is a city in Zagłębie Dąbrowskie, southern Poland, near Katowice and Sosnowiec. It is located in the eastern part of the Silesian Voivodeship, on the Czarna Przemsza and Biała Przemsza rivers.
Dąbrowa Górnicza is one of the cities of the 2.7 million conurbation - Katowice urban area, and lies within a Greater Silesian metropolitan area populated by about 5.2 million people. The population of the city itself is 127,500 (Dec 2010). Historically, the city has always been connected to heavy industry – mining and metallurgy.
Despite its industrial heritage in Dąbrowa, there are many green areas. The total area of local lakes is over 800 hectares, there are 180 hectares of parks (0.96%) and 4,100 hectares of forests (21.7%). Particularly noteworthy is the complex of Pogoria (lakes). Also, the largest Polish desert, Błędów Desert, lies within city limits. Furthermore, part of the Eagles' Nests Landscape Park reaches the outskirts of the city. Among cultural institutions there are the Palace of Zagłębie Culture, City Museum Sztygarka, Ząbkowice House of Culture, Zagłębie Music Scene, Chamber Orchestra of Zagłębie, Film Center Helios.
Dąbrowa Górnicza attractions
City Museum "Sztygarka"
City Museum offers exhibitions on city history and its roots in heavy industry – mining and metallurgy. Visit the museum's website.
Recreation area for citizens, and not only, regardless the season. Bikers, skaters, runners, Nordic walking fans and sailors use this place to practice theirs hobbies. Visit Pogoria Lakes.
Natural attraction unique on a European scale. Visit Błędów Desert.
The Nemo – Water World Aquapark
A swimming pool complex to suit everyone’s needs. Visit the Nemo Water World Aquapark.