Poland Country in Europe information and photo #Poland – Poland flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Poland is an eastern European country on the Baltic Sea known for its medieval architecture, Jewish heritage and hearty cuisine. In the city of Krakow, 14th-century Wawel Castle rises above the medieval Old Town, home to Cloth Hall, a Renaissance trading post in Rynek Glówny (market square). Nearby is the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp memorial, and Wieliczka Salt Mine, with tunnels to explore.
Population: 38.53 million (2013) World Bank
President: Andrzej Duda
Prime minister: Beata Szydło
Official language: Polish