Field Cathedral of the Polish Army (Warsaw, Poland) Reviews
Description:Also known as the 'Church of Our Lady Queen of the Polish Crown' / Locally known as: Katedra Polowa Wojska Polskiego
Newest Review: ... War, in the years 1946-60, it was rebuilt in baroque style and declared a field cathedral in 1991. What is interesting are the symbols of the armed forces such as the anchor; a symbol of the Navy and the propeller, a symbol of the Air Force which are in immaculate condition, painted black, and sit outside the front of the building. The jet black symbols against the pale pink walls of the ... more
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by - written on 21/03/11 (Very useful, 77 readings)
Warsaw is full of churches; most of them are huge and quite beautiful and a handful are situated in the Old Town. These are the churches I know well but the other week when I was out taking snapshots I came across one by accident. The Field Church of the Polish Army or in Polish - Katedra Polowa NMP Krolowej Korony Polskiej, stands out mainly because of the colour of its facade which is pastel pink and egg shell, the sort of colour I am used to seeing in Spain or Portugal. Originally, baroque in style and built in 1660-82 by T Buratini. Apparently, the facade which is very grand and truly magnificent to look at especially when the sun is just rising above its ... Read the complete review
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