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Statue of the Little Insurgent

Podwale | Old Town, Warsaw, Poland
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Just down from the main square you will find the statue. It's in honor of the children that fought... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tampa, Florida
Beautiful corner for memory of brave little soldiers

When I saw it while coming back from old town in warsa , I could not stop taking the pic of this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sumit S
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A bronze statue commemorates the children who lost their lives in the Warsaw Rising.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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Podwale | Old Town, Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed yesterday

Just down from the main square you will find the statue. It's in honor of the children that fought during the Warsaw Uprising of 1944.

Thank Luvzog
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I saw it while coming back from old town in warsa , I could not stop taking the pic of this beautiful statue. I immediately thought their should be some history behind it? was there a war in which children had participated as Soldiers?...More

Thank Sumit S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a bit tricky reviewing all of the monuments in Warsaw. Each one has an artistic value, an informative component and an emotional component as well. Most are not going much out of your way for, but if you are there, you can read about...More

Thank Richard10024
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Statue of the Little Insurgent is made to remember the child soldiers who fought and died during the Warsaw Uprising of 1944. It is located on Podwale Street, next to the ramparts of Warsaw’s Old Town. We saw it when we drove by in...More

Thank Mrs_E_01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Polish uprising of 1944 was a great example of how a city could rebel against its occupants. Though it was not successful, there were many underage children who participated in the uprising and laid down their lives. This statue is of great importance to...More

Thank Nimish G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think this is one of the most fitting symbols of the Warsaw Uprising. What can say more about the spirit and patriotism of a country than youth willing to risk their lives! I have since learned that there is some controversy about this ideal....More

Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a true, tragic detail about the heroic Warsaw fightback against the Nazis -- while the Soviet Army held back support, so that more of the toughest, bravest, least-likely-to-support-Stalin people would die or be depleted by their battle to the death: many, many young...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A nice statue which has a great story that everyone who visits Warsaw will hear. It is a story which allows you to connect with the people of Poland during the uprising and brings home the effect the war had on everyone including the children...More

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Simple yet so complicated. Probably the best monument anywhere in the world. A beautiful tribute the the children of Warsaw who paid the ultimate price to defend their home from the Nazis (and the Soviets). Although the city remained under an occupation for another 40+...More

Thank K4joke
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Statue at the old city that probably means very much for the city's inhabitants. Difficult to understand its importance to visitors

Thank Janne E
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