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Address: ul. Dyminska 13, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
Phone Number: +48 22 842 66 11
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Tue 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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This museum is a memorial to the thousands of Polish reserve officers...

This museum is a memorial to the thousands of Polish reserve officers killed by the Soviets and buried in the Russian forest of Katyn.

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A Stark Reminder of Poland's Recent Past History

This new and enlarged museum has been open for about a year and was transferred from another site. It is situated within the Warsaw Citadel (Cytadela), a grim series of military... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 20, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

This new and enlarged museum has been open for about a year and was transferred from another site. It is situated within the Warsaw Citadel (Cytadela), a grim series of military buildings near the Vistula river built on the orders of Tsar Nicholas the 1st after the suppression of the November 1830 uprising against the Russian occupier of Poland at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Very interesting if you like real History...very hash but important. Stalin and Hitler hated intellectuals BUT Hitler was somewhat controlled by his more moderate fascists. Mussolini protected the Krakow professors from annihilation, but Stalin cared little for the Vatican,the International Red Cross and the Geneva Convention. Hitler had to play nice ,somewhat, in the West...with the Vichy,the Swiss and the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2015

This brand new museum is housed in the old fortifications at the side of the Vistula. A great deal of thought has gone into the design of everything, it is clearly laid out and as a warning harrowing especially the lower floor. That said do not miss a visit to the new Katyn museum – it is a must on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2014

This moving exhibition in the Polish Army Museum is a must-see for anyone interested in twentieth century history. Unfortunately, nearly all the exhibits are signed in Polish only but, to be honest, they’re self-explanatory so don’t let that put you off visiting it if you’re in Warsaw. The Katyn Massacre was one of the key events of the twentieth century... More 

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