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Powazki Cemetery

ul. Powazkowska, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
+48 22 838 55 25
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Little outdoor museum

We went to see the cemetery in March 16-th,unfortunatly the weather was against us,so we spent only... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mihaela-Monica L
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Budapest, Hungary
During all-saints it is incredible

I went there in november, on the day that many poles go the cemetery and light candles and lamps... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Levi_Jonatas
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Warsaw, Poland
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ul. Powazkowska, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see the cemetery in March 16-th,unfortunatly the weather was against us,so we spent only 2 hour inside.We took the tram 22 from Museum Powstania station to the CM Zydowski 04,then from CMZydowski 02 the bus nr. 180 to the Powazki.The entrance is...More

1  Thank Mihaela-Monica L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there in november, on the day that many poles go the cemetery and light candles and lamps for their loved ones. They also light candles for important historical figures, and in this cemetary a lot of them lay there. Henceforth, it was full...More

1  Thank Levi_Jonatas
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

A must if you are interested in Poland's and particularly in Warsaw's history. You can find here humble graves of city's inhabitants and lavish monuments of musicians, actors, architects, artists and others

1  Thank Beata Z
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Whether you are using a guide or just want to stroll round the very many graves there is a plethora of points of interest that highlight hundreds of years of Polish/Warsaw history. A bit of background reading and some Polish vocabulary will enhance your visit....More

Thank Robert M
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

This was one of my many stops while visiting Warsaw. I learned so much history from my guide. I was not disappointed to say the least. It was sad to see and hear of all the deaths from the Polish Uprising. However, how they are...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

With the recent return of fashion of everything to do with death and dying, like at the end of XIX century, the visit to this most special of Warsaw's cemeteries is the must. Like Père Lachaise in Paris or the Highgate Cemetery in London, Stare...More

Thank travellingpiotr
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

The number of diverse tombstones run into the hundreds, from Paderewski’s tomb to Noted Polish artists & Aviators, all in a picturesque setting.

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

When in Warsaw the Powązki Cemetery is a must especially around All Saint’s Day Nov 1st because this is when families visit family graves with flowers and candles to pay respect to loved ones who passed. Some graves go as far back as 1820 and...More

Thank Malgonia J
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

If someone is interested in visiting cementery this is a place for him. You can find here a unique thombs from XIX century. Very peaceful place with a lot of polish history.

1  Thank Ewa M
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

The royalty and the top heroes are buried at Wawel Cathedral in Krakow, but that does not short-change the number of famous who are interred here. The highlight for me was the grave of Irena Sendler. It was an honor for me to lay flowers...More

Thank Bruce T
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33Lindalou
January 8, 2018|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
The cemetery is very accessible to photographers— you might check for the availability of guides @ The Warsaw Voice ( the English language newspaper).
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Kate B
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Clara B | Reviewed this property |
opening hrs: 7-20 (may-september), 7-19 (october), 7-18 (november), 7-17 (december-april)
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