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The WWII monument of terror and engineering mastery

Sztolnie Walimskie were build by Nazi Germany during WWII as a part of large "RIESE" complex. Third... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
Warsaw, Poland
Impressive monument of terror and engineering

This place should be one of the most visited places in Poland, but instead hardly anybody has ever... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2016
Lidingo, Sweden
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ul. 3-go Maja, Walim 58-320, Poland
+48 74 845 73 00
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

This is one of three sites of huge Riese Project, that is open for tourists. Located just south of Walim, by the route leading to Nowa Ruda via Rzeczka and Przełęcz Sokola. Small car park on the drive paralel to main road. New reception building,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed January 5, 2017

We were there for short trip in October. I know the place is not huge, maybe not well popular and a bit of main road but is well worth of visiting. Is a part of Hitlers huge project called Riese.Place where many people lost their...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

Sztolnie Walimskie were build by Nazi Germany during WWII as a part of large "RIESE" complex. Third Reich dig over 100 m deep into the rock mountains to create air raid safe bunkers. What was the ultimate goal of that construction is still not clear....More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

The site belongs to a bigger project called Riese (= "giant" in German). The project consisted of 7 underground facilities: Jawornik, Soboń, Gontowa, Książ, Rzeczka, Włodarz and Osówka. The last three are accessible for tourists, Książ as well but only in a small part. There...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed January 23, 2016

This place should be one of the most visited places in Poland, but instead hardly anybody has ever heard about it. It constituted a part of an unfinished Nazi weapons factory (probably). Today you can admire their engineering and imagine what it was supposed to...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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