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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  • A very sad place to visit. Plenty of information about all aspect of the Jews in Warsaw even before the Holocaust. Sad to see some of the accounts of what happened but i am glad we visited.  more »
  • NB: It is made from black granite from Sweden that Albert Spehr had ordered for Nazi monuments after the war. Very ironic. Do not miss the 17 stone markers that lead to the site of Mila 18 and then to...  more »
  • Yet another monument, outside the relevant Museum ... dominating the forecourt with emotion and humility for those unjustly lost ...
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