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Poznań Poznań (UK: POZ-nan, US: POHZ-nan, POHZ-nahn, Polish: [ˈpɔznaj̃] or [ˈpɔznaɲ]; German: Posen; understood also by other historic titles ) is a town in the Warta River at west-central Poland, in the Greater Poland region and will be the fifth-largest town in Poland.

It is famous for Ostrów Tumski Cathedral and its renaissance Old Town. Now, Poznań is a significant cultural and business center and among Poland's most populous areas with many regional traditions including Saint John's Fair (Jarmark Świętojański), conventional Saint Martin's croissants and a local dialect.

Poznań is one of the earliest and biggest cities in Poland. The city's inhabitants is 538,633 (2011 census), although the constant conurbation with Poznań County and several other communities is occupied by nearly 1.1 million people. The Larger Poznań Metropolitan Area (PMA) is occupied by 1.

3-1.4 million people and extends into these satellite towns such as Nowy Tomyśl, Gniezno and Września, which makes it the fourth largest metropolitan area in Poland. It is currently the administrative capital of this province and is the capital of the Greater Poland region called Greater Poland Voivodeship.

Poznań is a center of commerce, sports, education, technology and tourism. It is an website that is academic that is important, with the Adam Mickiewicz University and roughly 130,000 students. Poznań is also the seat of the earliest Polish diocese, today being among the most populous archdioceses in the united states.

The town also hosts the Poznań International Fair - the largest industrial property in Poland and among the biggest fairs in Europe. The city's most renowned landmarks include Poznań Town Hall, the National Museum, Grand Theatre, Fara Church, Poznań Cathedral and the Imperial Castle.

Poznań is categorized as a Gamma- international town from the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. It has topped positions as a town with a rather high quality of living and a quality of education. It also ranks highly in healthcare and security quality.

The town of Poznań has also, many occasions, won the prize awarded by "Superbrands" to get a very high quality town brand.

Martin of Tours - the patron of this primary street Święty Marcin is also regarded as one of the patron saints of the city.