Minsk in Brief

MINSK is the capital and largest city of Belarus, located on the southeastern slopes of the Minsk Upland on the Svislač River. The city is the country's largest economic, cultural and scientific center. Minsk covers an area of about 350 km2, and its population is almost 2 million inhabitants. The mayor of the city is Anatoly Sivak.

Partner city of Łódź since 1992 (Partner agreement in Polish)

Official website of the city: http://minsk.gov.by/en/

Polish Embassy in Minsk: http://www.minsk.msz.gov.pl/pl/

Tourist website: http://www.minsktravelguide.com/

Basic information about the city


From the beginning, cooperation between Łódź and Minsk was very lively. Shortly after signing the partnership agreement, the economic mission of Minsk took place in Łódź, and a visit of the City of Łódź Office and the National Chamber of Fashion in Minsk. The cities organized many cultural, sporting, educational and business events together.