Funeral ceremony of the Mayor Paweł Adamowicz

Photo by Piotr Połoczański

The funeral ceremony of Paweł Adamowicz was held on 19 January 2019 in the St. Mary's Basilica.

Funeral ceremonies lasted three hours. The family and friends of the late President of Gdańsk, politicians: the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, former President Lech Wałęsa, the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, other former Presidents and Prime Ministers of Poland, also local authorities from over 300 cities in Poland, foreign delegations, thousands of inhabitants participated in the celebrations in the Basilica and outside.

Paweł Adamowicz's ashes were buried in the St. Mary's Basilica.

Photos by Piotr Połoczański

Speeches at the funeral ceremony