Mediaeval seal of the city of Kalisz
A map of Greater Poland/Great Poland during Piast period from the Codex diplomaticus Maioris Poloniae, based on data from historical documents
Polish King Sigismund II Augustus confirms the old privileges of Kalisz, 1552
A map of Polish dialects. The area where Greater Poland's dialect is spoken is marked in violet.
Kalisz Tribunal and Courthouse
Poznań Town Hall
Historical coat of arms of the Greater Poland region
Rynek (Market Square)
Palace of the Raczyński family in Rogalin, within the Rogalin Landscape Park
Soldiers during Greater Poland Uprising of 1918–19
Execution of a Polish priest by the Germans in 1939
Gniezno cathedral
Poznań is the capital of Greater Poland Voivodeship
Deportation of the Jews of Kalisz
Kalisz Town Hall
Memorial at the site of a massacre of 150 Poles in Winiary
Leszno town hall
Market Square at dusk
Marian sanctuary in Licheń near Konin
Wojciech Bogusławski Theatre in Kalisz
Ostrów Wielkopolski Co-Cathedral
Old Town with the Collegiate Basillica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on the left
Gniezno, with its cathedral, is the seat of the Catholic Primate of Poland.
Saint Nicholas Cathedral in the Old Town
The Barycz Valley Landscape Park
Arena Kalisz, the city's main indoor hall, home venue of the MKS Kalisz men's handball team and Calisia Kalisz women's volleyball team
A modern coal-fired power plant in Pątnów
Adam Asnyk, positivist poet
The A2 motorway traverses the voivodeship.
Avraham Gombiner, rabbi and scholar
Lake Kociołek in Greater Poland National Park
Theodor Meron, judge
Stanisław Wojciechowski, president of Poland (1922-1926)

Kalisz is a city in central Poland, and the second-largest city in the Greater Poland Voivodeship, with 99,106 residents (December 2020).

- Kalisz

Its chief and largest city is Poznań followed by Kalisz, the oldest city in Poland.

- Greater Poland

Situated on the Prosna river in the southeastern part of Greater Poland, the city forms a conurbation with the nearby towns of Ostrów Wielkopolski and Nowe Skalmierzyce.

- Kalisz

The province is named after the region called Greater Poland or Wielkopolska.

- Greater Poland Voivodeship

Its capital city is Poznań; other important cities include Kalisz, Konin, Piła, Ostrów Wielkopolski, Gniezno (an early capital of Poland) and Leszno.

- Greater Poland Voivodeship

The region in the proper sense roughly coincides with the present-day Greater Poland Voivodeship (województwo wielkopolskie).

- Greater Poland

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14th-century seal showing Poznań's coat of arms
Monument of Mieszko I and Boleslaus I the Brave, Golden Chapel at the Poznań Cathedral
Poznań Cathedral (center) and the smaller Church of Holy Virgin Mary to its right, standing on the site of the original ducal residence
Royal Castle after its total reconstruction
Poznań, c. undefined 1617, view from the north
Interior details in the Parish Church, or simply Fara, built in 1651–1701. One of the most stunning and best preserved examples of baroque architecture in Poland
Raczyński Library (1828) at Liberty Square in 2016
Old Market Square in 1934. The Odwach guardhouse and the 1893's New Town Hall, which was not rebuilt after World War II
The skyline of Poznań, as seen from the east bank of the Warta river
Malta lake, the Mound of Freedom and artificial ski slope Malta-ski
Administrative division into 42 osiedla auxiliary units since 2011
The pre-1990 city division into main districts dzielnica, which are still retained for some administrative purposes
Bałtyk office building
A view of Stary Browar, Poznań Financial Centre, and Andersia Tower from the Collegium Altum of the University of Economics
Historical Herbrand B3/H0 horse-drawn tram used in Poznań between 1880 and 1898
The Renaissance Town Hall from 1560 served as the seat of local government until 1939 and now houses a museum
Grand Theatre behind Adama Mickiewicza Park
St. Martin's croissant
Collegium Minus of the Adam Mickiewicz University
AMU's Faculty of Political Science and Journalism at the Campus Morasko
Faculty of Chemical Technologies – Poznań University of Technology
Academy of Music
Municipal Stadium
Hala Arena before planned modernization
Poznań Główny – main railway station
Greater Poland Railways train at the Poznań Główny
A2 motorway before the six-lane expansion done in 2019
Moderus Gamma tram, which is produced near Poznań, in city's eastern underground section
City Bike's station
Solaris bus; they are also produced near Poznań
Eurocopter EC135 Lifeguard 9 waiting for an emergency dispatch at the Ławica Airport
Freedom Square (Plac Wolności)
Imperial Castle, now the Zamek Culture Centre
Merchant houses, originally 16th century's herring stalls, at the Old Market Square
Bamberka fountain at the Old Market Square
Śródka's Tale Mural in 2015
Stary Browar, Kufel by Wojciech Kujawski (Guinness ratified largest beer mug in the world), and Art Stations Foundation gallery in the background
Poznań Goat mascot, Old Market Square
Rogalin's Raczyński Palace within Rogalin Landscape Park, some 8 mi south of Poznań. Rear view

Poznań is a city on the River Warta in west-central Poland, within the Greater Poland region.

It is one of four historical capitals of medieval Poland and the ancient capital of the Greater Poland region, currently the administrative capital of the province called Greater Poland Voivodeship.

Duchies frequently changed hands; control of Poznań, Gniezno and Kalisz sometimes lay with a single duke, but at other times these constituted separate duchies.

Ostrów Wielkopolski

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Partyzancka Street in Ostrów Wielkopolski
Marshall Józef Piłsudski during his visit in Ostrów in 1919
Memorial plaque at the former German labor camp which existed during the occupation of Poland
Polish Army Barracks in 1971
Speedway match between KM Ostrów Wielkopolski and Śląsk Świętochłowice in Ostrów in the 1980s
Memorial plaque to Krzysztof Komeda
City hall at the Market Square
Ostrów Wielkopolski Co-Cathedral
Virgin Mary Queen of Poland church
I Liceum Ogólnokształcące
Main Post Office
Facades of old townhouses in the city center
Old Cemetery
Graves of participants of the Greater Poland Uprising
Monument of Mieczysław Halka-Ledóchowski
Elementary School No. 2
Former synagogue
Park Miejski

Ostrów Wielkopolski (often abbreviated Ostrów Wlkp., formerly called simply Ostrów, Ostrowo, Latin: Ostrovia) is a city in west-central Poland with 71 560 inhabitants (2020), situated in the Greater Poland Voivodeship; the seat of Ostrów Wielkopolski County.

It is the fifth-largest city in the voivodeship after Poznań, Kalisz, Konin and Piła.

In 1845 the Royal Catholic Gymnasium was established, a significant Polish school in the Prussian Partition of Poland, which as the I Liceum Ogólnokształcące remains one of the most renowned high schools in Greater Poland.