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My guess as drivers pass this monument they are asking themselves what is this. You'll never know... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
MREDDIE
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Baltimore, United States
Moving commemoration of the Katyn Forest Massacre

Baltimore is full of surprises. And this monument is one of them. Located on a round-about across... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Pucela08
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Lawrence, Kansas
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

My guess as drivers pass this monument they are asking themselves what is this. You'll never know unless you go up and read the description. The memorial itself wont give you many clues.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank MREDDIE
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Baltimore is full of surprises. And this monument is one of them. Located on a round-about across from the Hopkins Business School, on Aliceanna and President streets. the sculpture commemorates the massacre of Polish soldiers by the Soviet forces in 1940. The bronze monument towers...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Pucela08
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I bypassed the statue one afternoon and only realized that status was for what’s happened in Katyn several hours later. Nice built memorial in that I don’t feel well every time I look at it carefully. Yet still, what happened in Katyn is a painful...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

This monument commemorates the Katyn Massacre, which is a little odd as that is not something that took place in America or that America was a part of, making this monument feel out of place. It's kind of disturbing, and kind of beautiful, and somehow...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank SMF-Collegeville
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Beautiful Katyn Memorial commemorating the Katyn Massacre, with water fountain cascading at the base. It's located on a roundabout off of the Inner Harbor near a hotel. Summarizes the horrors of the Katyn Massacre that occurred during World War II. Well worth the stop.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Eva C
Reviewed 31 March 2017

On Saturday morning we were walking form the hotel and when crossing the circle we saw this monument. Really nicely done and very informative on the plaques around it.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rie74
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Most people probably are not familiar with the Katyn massacres in WWII. However, this is a nice dedication to the polish officers executed in the Katyn forest of Russia. Not sure why it is in Baltimore, but its worth a look especially if you are...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Such a beautiful and creative way to incorporate rich history in the center a roundabout! Not only is this memorial worth taking a stroll by to learn more about it, the massiveness of it makes you slow down as you drive around it to get...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank DamicoMT
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I came across it quite unexpectedly on my way to Fells Point as I was coming from the harbor. I saw this large flame with different statues that seemed to hang from big metal spikes, I thought to myself "great, another postmodern heap of nonsense",...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank shortsell10
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

This was a beautiful sculpture! We walked by, it's basically in the middle of the street. It's worth going out of your way to see.

Date of experience: October 2015
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