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Statue of the Little Insurgent

Podwale | Old Town, Warsaw, Poland
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After visiting the uprising museum this statue helps you understand the things these children did... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Mark D
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Melbourne, Australia
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Interesting statue, mixed feelings.

The Statue of the Little Insurgent is to recall the dedication and sacrifice of the youngest of the... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
kdav123452017
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Wheaton, Illinois
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A bronze statue commemorates the children who lost their lives in the Warsaw Rising.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Podwale | Old Town, Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

After visiting the uprising museum this statue helps you understand the things these children did like travelling through the sewers to pass messages to the soldiers. Still today children soldiers are made to do things they never should have to.

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

The Statue of the Little Insurgent is to recall the dedication and sacrifice of the youngest of the resistance fighters. It does recall the part of the children who fought for freedom, but it is a sad reminder of a dark time and putting children...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Well its a statue, so not especially entertaining but however a good reminder of all the childsoldiers in the world. I wish a better future for all children.

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

It made me feel very sad thinking how the kids trained since young age to uprise against the invaders. Sadly in the world it's still happening such a shame.

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

This beautiful little statue sits outside the barbacan wall. You have to look for it. It is decorated year round with flowers

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

Located in the old town of Warsaw this status symbolizes the dark times of Warsaw. No one can ignore an image of toddler holding a gun.

Thank Tal R
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Just another statue that you can easily view as you walk around the areas. Dont make a special effort to visit.

Thank Luvtotravel099
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

This was top of my list to see. I loved this. Such a nice reminder of a horrible time. Loved to see it.

Thank Vicky L
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Reviewed December 25, 2017

The monument is nothing spectacular but has all the ingredients to touch all the right buttons. You cannot pass by or visit Warsaw and not take a look at this monument. You cannot look at it and not think about all the hardships polish children...More

Thank Pierre B
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Reviewed December 15, 2017

Whether there were child soldiers, bearing arms or not, to fight against the enemy during the Warsaw uprising, this is a poignant reminder of a horrific time and the desperation and plight of ordinary people. If you don't know anything about the uprising, this statue...More

Thank JosieF1958
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