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Mausoleum of Struggle and Martyrdom

ul. aleja Jana Chrystiana Szucha 25 | Ministry of National Education Building, Warsaw 00-580, Poland
+48 22 629 49 19
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Prison, near the POLIN museum

This was a prison during the nazi times. It was destroyed and only the front gate remained. Now it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mikatu
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Basel, Switzerland
Small museum Well worth visiting

This is a small museum, which uses lighting and sound effects to create the haunting atmosphere... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JudyGraham
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Main Beach, Australia
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ul. aleja Jana Chrystiana Szucha 25 | Ministry of National Education Building, Warsaw 00-580, Poland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a prison during the nazi times. It was destroyed and only the front gate remained. Now it is a small museum with some cells and a lot of Information (also in english) about the prison itself and the nazi occupation. It is near...More

Thank mikatu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small museum, which uses lighting and sound effects to create the haunting atmosphere. The sound of the typewriter and the screams of the interrogation in the Gestapo Officers office, lives with you. The small displays, all with English options are very interesting,...More

Thank JudyGraham
Reviewed May 3, 2017

The museum is quite small and there are only relatively few exhibits, but it's still a must see. Tricky to spot as it's not covered with a great big sign, look out for the pull-up advert and go through the door to enter. Very inexpensive...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

This is a very small exhibition that is tucked away in a courtyard. However, it is well worth a visit. Although it is a chilling experience, it is yet another museum that should be visited to keep the memory of the horrors of the past...More

2  Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

A small and free museum arranged around a corridor of cells with displays. There are a series of very good interactive displays running through the history of WWII. There are some original touches such as the Gestapo radio. This is located a bit south of...More

1  Thank brenhell
Reviewed March 27, 2017

not exactly easy to find, and not a big museum, but well worth a visit. Its dark and its dim and its eerie, but thats the point. It really hits you at what happened in the rooms that you can see and walk past. There...More

1  Thank Roadsider
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Although the museum was short, it really hammers home the unbelievable atrocities that were committed in WW2, both in this building and by the wider Nazi regime. The atmosphere is dark and chilling, but this is appropriate to the subject matter. It certainly makes you...More

Thank 401Kill
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

The entrence was hard to find. Inside the museum I felt uncomfortable, but it was because of the subject: stories about victims of WW2 and Gestapo.. made me silent.. the price is very cheap for students, and the staff is friendly. If you dare, go...More

Thank IidaMS
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

I went here by myself and I was the only person in the museum, it was very creepy, to a point where the lady at the ticket counter said it might take up to one hour to visit, i went out after 15, most of...More

Thank Jacqueline A
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Certainly left my group of friends quiet. It was very interesting to learn about the history of the torture of the prisoners that took place in the depths of this HQ. It is atrocious. However, I feel if part of the reason you visit here...More

1  Thank Calum B
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vanessa031
April 16, 2016|
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Response from Sed_nomini_tuo | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, It should be 10 a.m - 5 p.m but I recall it is closed on Monday and Tuesday. Hope it is helpful. Regards
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Ian L
January 31, 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
The admission fee was €3 each
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KKlovestotravel00
January 10, 2015|
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Response from Howard G |
My hotel was nearby so I just walked. The bus system in Warsaw is very efficient though so I'd recommend you investigate that.
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