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Travel Torun Poland Nicolaus Copernicus

The church where Copernicus was baptised and the house where he was raised are living symbols of his life in the city. Even the company that sells gingerbread bears his name. And Torun is proud of its son man who showed the world the ways of the universe.

The little town where Copernicus lived

Torun, a small fairytale town in Poland, revolves around the man who showed the world the ways of the universe. As we celebrate Nicolas Copernicus’ 540th birthday, LAKSHMI SHARATH visits Torun to discover that Copernicus is the centre of the universe for the people here.