Warsaw Uprising Monument (Warsaw, Poland) Reviews
Description:Monument to the 1944 Warsaw uprising, locally known as 'Pomnik Powstania Warszawskiego'
Newest Review: ... battle went on for 63 days and in the end over 20,000 Polish people died. The monument was built in 1989 to honour the people who lost their lives, by local funding. If you look closely at the monument and the figures you will be able to see many things; like the pain, determination, strength of character as well as physical strength. Standing next to the figures and being able to touch the ... more
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by - written on 12/04/11 (Very useful, 63 readings)
The Pomnik Powstania Warszskiego or otherwise known as The Warsaw Uprising Monument is a tremendous piece of artwork/sculpture - possibly my favourite of all in the city of Warsaw. Warsaw was occupied by the Germans during the Second World War and on August 1st, 1944 the people of Warsaw fought back with everything they had. Unfortunately, they were ill equipped, the German army was much stronger and the help of the Russians never materialised even though they were only on the other side of the River Vistula.This battle went on for 63 days and in the end over 20,000 Polish people died. The monument was built in 1989 to honour the people who lost their lives, ... Read the complete review
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