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it is a good statue where was a lot of people taking photos there I would like to read about those... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
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Apart from the historical relevance of the individual. I found it interesting that his left hand... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

it is a good statue where was a lot of people taking photos there I would like to read about those items and statues , some of them has a historical stories

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Reviewed July 8, 2018

It's a statue. Of Jan Karksi. I am not sure how something like this could be either excellent or terrible. I mean, it is just a statue, of Jan Karski, in the middle of Krakow.

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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Apart from the historical relevance of the individual. I found it interesting that his left hand along with the seat next to him were shiny. This indicated to me that a lot of folks sat down over the years for a photo with the gent...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2018

Jan Karski was a famous resistance fighter during WWII and his statue is a great place to take a photo and reflect on his brave actions in trying to save Jews during the war.

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

The Statue of Jan Karski is an interesting statue situated outside Remuh Synagogue in Kazimierz District.

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

A well designed and unobtrusive monument to an incredible man. It is worth finding out about his story to truly appreciate the statue.

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Sit & reflect with another that tried valiantly to help people get away from the attributes being inflicted on the ghettoes.

Thank Marcus R
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

This bench is part of the Jewish quarter just outside the synagogue. There is plenty to see in this area and has lots of history

Thank Tee F
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This statue is to honor Jan Karski for his heroism during WWII. He was a reliable voice of concern for the treatment of the Jews.

Thank Diane P
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This statue-bench is next to Remuh Synagogue in Kazimierz District. I did never hear about this braver man and it's shame that more is not known about him and his actions. His real name was Jan Kozielewski, he was lawyer, spokes several languages and did...More

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