26 years ago on this date, Michael Jackson performed for the first time in Poland in Warsaw in Bemowo on September 20th, 1996, for more than 100 000 people! Continue reading OTD – 26 years ago, Michael Jackson performed for the first and last time in Warsaw!
Pałac Saski – The 2 billion PLN reconstruction is starting Continue reading Pałac Saski – The 2 billion PLN reconstruction is starting
From August 5th to 12th, 1944, 40 000 to 50 000 civilians and insurgents were killed in the Wola district of Warsaw by the Wehrmacht during the Warsaw Uprising. Other massacres took place at the same… Continue reading August 5th to 12th, 1944 – The Wola massacre – 40 to 50,000 people were killed.
This Monday, August 1st, 2022 was an important day for Varsovians. At 17h, the 78th Anniversary of the Godzina W “‘W’ Hour” will be celebrated. Continue reading Warsaw Uprising 78th Anniversary – the capital remembered the heroes!
67 years ago was inaugurated the “Present of Stalin” the Palace Of Culture and Science (237 m – Until 2021 was the highest building of Warsaw, Varso Tower… Continue reading 67th Anniversary of the Palace Of Culture and Science
On this day, June 17th, 1992, only three years after the collapse of communism, opened the first McDonald’s in Poland. The restaurant was located in central Warsaw on the corner of Swietokrzyska and Marszalkowska streets in the former SEZAM commercial Center. The restaurant was officially inaugurated by Jacek Kuroń, then Minister of… Continue reading On this day 30 years ago, only three years after the collapse of communism, opened the first McDonald’s in Poland, Ul. Świętokrzyska in Warsaw.
On May 3rd, 1791, Ustawa Rządowa, “Governance Act”, the first constitution of Poland was adopted by the Great Sejm for the Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth (crown of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania). The Constitution combined a Monarchy Republic considered as the first written constitution in Europe and the second in the world after the USA (1789)… Continue reading 231st Anniversary of the Constitution of Poland – The second constitution in the world after the USA.
At 12h, today, April 19th, Warsaw remembers the heroes of the Ghetto who fought against the horror of the nazis 79 years ago. Since 2018, the sirens are turned on, but this year the organizers and the City Hall wanted a minute of silence in respect for the hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian refugees staying in the Capital, a wish not respected by the government. … Continue reading 79th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising – The alarms will ring at 12h against the will of the organizers
On April 7th, 1995 at 12:21 was inaugurated the Metro of Warsaw at Wilanowksa Station.
The Warsaw Metro comes from very far. Everything started… Continue reading 27 years ago, the Metro I was inaugurated in Warsaw
On That Day, 40 years ago was declared the martial law… Continue reading On That Day, 40 years ago was declared the martial law…