Park Żeromskiego


This prettily landscaped park includes a good children's playground; Sokolnicki FORT Arts Center (, an events space based in a 19th-century brick fortress; and the Museum of Children's Art (

Also here is the popular cafe-bar Prochownia Żoliborz.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Warsaw attractions

1. Żoliborz

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One of Warsaw's most pleasant residential areas, Żoliborz derives its name from joli bord, French for 'beautiful embankment'. During Russian Imperial rule…

3. David Bowie Mural

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Following the singer's death in 2016, cultural organisation Stacja Muranów crowdfunded for the creation of this fab mural of Bowie, depicted in his iconic…

4. Warsaw Citadel


Following the November Uprising of 1830, imperial Russia built this pentagonal brick fortress to enforce its power over Warsaw. It covers 36 hectares and,…

5. Brama Straceń

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This huge gate was used by the Russians as the public execution spot for political prisoners in the late 19th century. In 1933, over a 100 stone crosses…

6. Katyn Museum

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This sombre museum is devoted not only to the massacre of Polish military officers in the forests of Katyn in 1940, but also all Polish victims of Soviet…


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This neon sign meaning 'It's Nice to See You', by Mariusz Lewczyk and decorating the south side of the Gdański Bridge, was the winner of a 2013…

8. Umschlagplatz

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Here once stood the railway terminus from which Warsaw’s Jews were transported by the German military to Treblinka. The rectangular monument’s marble…