Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, Warsaw

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Erected on the spot where the first armed uprising from the Warsaw Ghetto took place, Pomnik Bohaterów Getta stands partially built of Nazi materials brought to Poland by the Germans in World War II. The decision to build the monument was made as early as 1944, but it wasn't unveiled until 1948. The figure in the middle of the central frieze represents Mordechai Anielewicz, leader of the Jewish Combat Organization, which fought against the Nazis. The figures surrounding Anielewicz are Jewish fighters armed with Molotov cocktails and guns. Use our Warsaw holiday planner to arrange your visit to Pomnik Bohaterów Getta and other attractions in Warsaw.
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  • In previous Jewish district was a ghetto in which in 1942 Jews started to fight against Nazis and this monument is a symbol of the past and the warning for the future.  more »
  • Place of reverie and memory for people who gave their lives for others. An interesting historical point "on a map of Warsaw
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  • Memorial in honor of the heroes. Within walking distance from the Centre, in charge of the center of the square. To see and ponder
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