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Water Fort

Nysa , Park Miejski
www.twierdzanysa.com
bastion@twierdzanysa.com
tel.: 77 433 49 71

Built in 1741 by the Austrians. In 1745, it was converted by the Prussians into the lunette-shaped water fort. In the 1807, the fort was destroyed by the army of W├╝rttemberg. Its reconstruction took place under the supervision of Cpt. Eng. Schultz II in 1809. In the years 1878-1880, it was converted into the single-rampart infantry and artillery fort. Since 1910, it was used as an ammunition warehouse. In the 21st century, it was subject to general renovation and became a great tourist attractionand a venue of cultural events.