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Monument to the Warsaw Uprising Fighters

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Neighbourhood: Nowe Miasto
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Address: Krasinski Square, Warsaw, Poland
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Moving monument

Worth a visit very poignant, visited with a Free Walking tour and guide explained the full significance.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Patricia K
Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
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Ystrad Mynach, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Worth a visit very poignant, visited with a Free Walking tour and guide explained the full significance.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as part of the, "Free Walking Tour", our guide was able to explain the symbolism in the sculpture and the surrounding area. The historical facts the context etc our guide "Pse". Part of the sculpture looks strange, half a man in the ground, this symbolises the way people used the sewers to escape into. Also the columns... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The monument to commemorate the August 1944 resistance rebellion against Nazi occupation of Warsaw. Worth seeing!

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

visited it with the guide of free waling tours. explained us everything. nice to see it. worth a visit

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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a historian, I stand in awe in front of this magnificent tribute to the brave who rise up against oppression. They were a generation that defined bravery, patriotism and honor. Bring a candle to honor the fallen, their sacrifice was not in vain, but after 45 years of suppression by the Commies, the country recognizes their important part in... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the ten minute walk from the Royal Castle to see this monument. The sheer size of the subjects were quite impacting but more poignant when you know the history.

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Cavan, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fitting remembrance to the brave defenders of the city during World War II...Definitely worth a visit.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The monument is a tribute to the war heroes, and it's very respected by the Polishes. They are always lighting some candles or putting flowers near it, especially on holidays. It's nice to see parents taking their kids to pay their tributes to the national heroes.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great monument but it definitely needs a revamp but its a nice monument. Worth a visit and I recommend bringing a candle for the fallen.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great war-museum. interesting audio-system. don´t miss the 3D movie. Great anecdotes.This museum shows how proud Poland is about their military.

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