Warsaw Uprising Museum, Warsaw

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Warsaw Uprising Museum, Warsaw - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: Grzybowska 79, Warszawa, Poland

Phone: +48-225397905

Ticket Price: 14 PLN

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Time Required: 01:30 Hrs

Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

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The museum has a single purpose to tell the story of it’s namesake, when in WWII, the Polish resistance Home Army tried to retake Warsaw from Germany. It was the single largest resistance effort in Europe in the entire war. The museum tries to tell the story of this uprising in it’s every facet, whether in the form of weapons used or love letters sent.

It’s arranged so beautifully, that visitors will find themselves engrossed in the story as soon as they enter. The experience is surprisingly personal, and many have left the museum unexpectedly moved. Make sure you see the Memorial Wall, into which are carved the name of everyone who gave their lives in the uprising.

Warsaw Uprising Museum Information

  • Admission free on Sundays.
  • Take the audio tour.
  • Watch every movie, especially City of Ruins.
  • Go up the Museum Tower.

How To reach Warsaw Uprising Museum by Public Transport

  • Museum Tram Station
  • Prosta Road Karolkowa Tram Station

Restaurants Near Warsaw Uprising Museum

  • Asian Lan Ahn
  • Siesta Pizzeria

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  • One of the best museums I've ever been to. Excellent exhibits that fully immerse you into the climate of the time. It does an exceptional job at recreating the emotions and mentality of varsavians during occupation. It is very moving. Highly recommend taking the audio tour for the full experience. Very well narrated. I recommend seeing this museum first when coming to Warsaw. The symbol of the Polish uprising can be seen everywhere in the city if you look carefully (usually followed by a little paragraph about someone who died there protecting Polish literature or culture during the war). You'll be able to appreciate how much history surrounds you with every step!

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  • Well worth a visit. Takes about two hours. Start at 1 and follow the blue numbers for best experience

  • Lots of really interesting content, well presented. The layout was a bit confusing, could have done with more indication of the order in which to read things. I ended up reading lots of things out of order and having to remember all the dates so I could arrange them correctly in my head. I thought the museum of the Polish Jews was a bit better at leading you through the story in that regard. Still, an enjoyable visit.

  • One of the best museums I have ever been. Very interesting topic and very well done. They have some days you can get free entrance, but it might be very crowded, I think it's really worth it to pay the entrance fee and take a couple of hours to see everything.

  • Must go if you were to visit Warsaw. Spend almost half a day here and is not enough! It detailed the Warsaw uprising in a chronological and interactive manner that made the whole experience simply wonderful and easy to understand. Well curated museum that simply too good to be missed.

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