Brok

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Brok
Brok Town Hall
Brok Town Hall
Coat of arms of Brok
Coat of arms
Brok is located in Poland
Brok
Brok
Coordinates: 52°42′N 21°51′E / 52.700°N 21.850°E / 52.700; 21.850
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Masovian
County Ostrów Mazowiecka
Gmina Brok
Established 13th century
Town rights 1501
Government
 • Mayor Krystyna Kacpura
Area
 • Total 28.05 km2 (10.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,859
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 07-306
Area code(s) +48 29
Car plates WOR
Website http://www.brok.pl

Brok nad Bugiem (English: Brok near Bug) is a small town in Mazowsze Voivodship, Poland. Brok is in Ostrowian County (head town of this region is Ostrów Mazowiecka). Brok is one of the smallest places in Europe with town status (since 1500).

Brok is regarded by many as one of the most beautiful places in this part of Poland. This is a tourist town near two rivers: Bug and one also named Brok.

Attractions include:

  • Gothic Church (built 1560)
  • Old Jewish Cemetery
  • Location (Puszcza Biała, White Wood)
  • Many old houses

Coordinates: 52°42′N 21°51′E / 52.700°N 21.850°E / 52.700; 21.850