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The Angel of Freedom @ Solidarity Square

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Freedom comes with a heavy price, this angel was erected to commemorate the workers that died... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Glory P
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This sculpture is a beautiful tribute to the 16 young people killed during a protest in 1970. The... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2017
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Plac Solidarnosci, Szczecin 70-550, Poland
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Freedom comes with a heavy price, this angel was erected to commemorate the workers that died protesting in 1970s. It's such a beautiful experience to just look at the angel

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

This sculpture is a beautiful tribute to the 16 young people killed during a protest in 1970. The names of those killed are carved on plaques at the base of the statue. A humbling experience to see and realize these people died not so long...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

This is such a great public space. Different experiences / different times of the day. Late afternoon was great!

Thank BrianfromLondon
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

This monument commemorates those who died in the uprising of 1970. Imposing in size, carrying a crown of thorns, but with a peaceful face, the angel reminds us that freedom often comes at a great cost.

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Reviewed July 20, 2016

This can be seen on a walking tour of the city center. It is very centrally located and easy to see whether walking or driving.

Thank Louise P
Reviewed April 21, 2016

As a tourist attraction , not very interesting. Its nice to see if you are in the area but I wouldn't make it my main priority

Thank Michal Z
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We have passed many times this angel. She is so beautiful and I couldn't help myself taking photos every day. She stands beside the modern concert hall in Szczecin.

Thank Madamveggie
Reviewed March 31, 2016

My photos aren't available but might show that this angel statue is quite unusual and definitely worth viewing. Walk through the plaza and you'll also get to see a church with multicolored bricks, set in patterns, and a very modern building juxtaposed against the older...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Stumbled across this by accident, but it's a really important monument. It shows the names of those who died in the uprisings. Read a bit about it before you go to appreciate it fully. Dont miss it.

Thank mpetts
Reviewed January 15, 2016

The Angel of Freedom @ Solidarity Square is full of symbolic meaning. The square as a setting with waves and the angel in a boat. Fitting for a port city. An angel to commemorate the fallen of the anti-communist riots. A symbol for the Solidarity...More

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