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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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more dramatic than Auschwitz

Small museum and past gestapo HQ hidden in Ministry of Education building. 10 PLz entry. This... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ozitis
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Wodonga, Australia
small museum - big impression

a small and almost hidden away museum that will leave a big impression - gestapo headquarters as... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
markelders
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Amersham, United Kingdom
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“pawiak prison” (14 reviews)
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ul. aleja Jana Chrystiana Szucha 25 | Ministry of National Education Building, Warsaw 00-580, Poland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small museum and past gestapo HQ hidden in Ministry of Education building. 10 PLz entry. This place left a very heavy feeling on our chests. I would not like to be in that employee's shoes there. Eery and haunting. The screams of death and cells...More

Thank ozitis
Reviewed 1 November 2017

a small and almost hidden away museum that will leave a big impression - gestapo headquarters as was and all the horror that went with it is all here

Thank markelders
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

If you had visited Pawiak Prison and the Uprising Museum, a visit to this place will be the best way to end your thought provoking tour. It is also known as the Gestapo Hq in Warsaw and it is still housed in its original location...More

3  Thank JessePereira
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

A very small museum that can be covered in an hr or less but has a deep impact.The sounds of the torture screams being played as you walk thru this museum is chilling. It remains with me. Another great museum in warsaw that captured how...More

Thank maria s
Reviewed 30 June 2017

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 25 June 2017 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 3 May 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 15 April 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 6 April 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 27 March 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
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vanessa031
16 April 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
31 January 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
The admission fee was €3 each
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KKlovestotravel00
10 January 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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