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Address: Plac Bohaterow Getta, Warsaw, Poland

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A monument to the horror inflicted on innocent people

A reminder to everyone what happens when evil is allowed to flow unchecked. The horrendous deaths of innocent children and adults is a stain on humanity. The bravery of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

A reminder to everyone what happens when evil is allowed to flow unchecked. The horrendous deaths of innocent children and adults is a stain on humanity. The bravery of the Jewish people is astounding.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I made the visit of this place with a free walking tour group. The description of the battle between the jews and the germans is freezing.

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

A memorial in the front of the museum. Its an art! And of course honor to the person who died. If you go to the museum just vitit it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

A very strong reminder of the brutal events that happened there. A strange contrast to the vibrant city all around it. The Museum of Jewish history right by it is also very interesting and moving

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Touching monument right in front of the Museum of Jewish history and culture in Poland. Almost 3 million Polish Jews were killed during the Holocaust (out of a total of 6 million Jews).

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This memorial has two sides, this main side faces the new museum, but don't neglect the other side showing the defeat and beaten down residents. Comparing the two sides make this monument all the more moving.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

A beautiful piece of art work and worth reflecting on. Right in front of the Jewish museum it is hard to miss. Some other statues/remembrance pieces around here. This is the site of the former ghetto but nothing left. It is surrounded by apartments. There is some street art nearby also worth a look

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Helsinki
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This big memoria is situated right next to the jewish memorial museum. Easy to find. The statue in it self in interesting and yes, impressive. But also look around, in the park next to it is located a lot of art. Definately worth seeing and experiencing.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

A great tribute to the people who suffered. We were at the museum nearby and wandered over to have a look at this monument.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

A grey stone wall personalising the desperate effort to preserve own humanity. It sourounded by nothing related to the times which is the most shocking finding in front of the monument. Only for those who dare to spent at least 5 mins and the want to think.

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