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Katyn Museum

Dyminska 13, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
+48 22 842 66 11
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Sombre and powerful museum

We visited the Katyn Museum in early October and were generally pretty impressed. It's very modern... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karly L
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Malmsbury, Australia
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The museum makes amends for the murdered victims

The museum has opened recently and is not so easy to find. Located in the Citadela of Warsaw... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Ingrid49_12
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Dyminska 13, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Katyn Museum in early October and were generally pretty impressed. It's very modern, but also dark and sombre, with photographs, eerie music and hundreds of authentic personal artefacts which were excavated from the mass graves. The emotional impact of these everyday items...More

1  Thank Karly L
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The museum has opened recently and is not so easy to find. Located in the Citadela of Warsaw. Takes some walking to get there. It is sad to see the history of the officers murdered in Katyn by the Soviet Union during the second world...More

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Reviewed 20 September 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...More

3  Thank Janusz K
Reviewed 7 September 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...More

2  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 30 October 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...More

3  Thank Wisloki
Reviewed 20 September 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...More

3  Thank logrundy
Reviewed 5 April 2017
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Reviewed 27 March 2017
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