Economy

Targi Kielce (The Kielce Trade Fair), the second largest exhibition centre in Poland and one of the largest exhibition centres in Central and Eastern Europe, located at the crossroads of major domestic and international routes, is an economic trademark of the voivdeship.

A recently established Regional Centre for Science and Technology in Podzamcze near Chęciny is a very important place on the map of the Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship, which bases its development on innovation, advanced science and its popularization. The purpose of this institution is to promote scientific and economic development of the region, but also the popularisation of science through games. The RCST is an entity with a very broad formula. It includes, among others, Science Centre, Biobank, laboratories and investment areas. Particularly attractive to children and young people from across the country is the Science Centre of Leonardo da Vinci with Poland’s largest garden of experiments, based on a formula of learning, experiences and emotions.

Regional authorities, local governments, associations, and private entrepreneurs are concerned about maintaining the good condition of the cultural, historical and landscape heritage, but also about the continuous enrichment of the offer in accordance with the needs of modern times ? hiking and biking theme trails are being created, exploration of the region through field games and an abundance of cultural events offered.