When going to the center of Szczecin bridge over the Oder you can see the massive construction of the Gothic cathedral and a light gray silhouette of a Renaissance castle, the former seat of the dukes of Pomerania Griffin dynasty. Rebuilt after the war has long been a Renaissance mansion was home to many offices and institutions whose task is primarily to animate the culture and supporting local artists. Castle of the Pomeranian Dukes in Szczecin is one of the largest cultural centers in the province zachodniopomorskim.Szczególną attracted attention exhibitions and musical activities of the Castle. Held here chamber concerts of classical music and the old, and choir performances. His scene is here Krypa Theatre and Cellar at the Crypt. In addition, also it works at the Castle Cinema Castle, and often host seminars and conferences. In the north and the south wing are galleries, which is presented annually about 30 exhibitions in the field of photography, fine arts and history.