Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej), Gdansk

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The Museum of the Second World War (Polish: Muzeum II Wojny Światowej) is a state cultural institution established in 2008 and a museum in Gdańsk, Poland which is devoted to the Second World War.

Kwadrat architectural team won the architectural competition for the building of the Museum of the Second World War in Gdańsk.
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  • It was an educational experience to visit this museum! It certainly needs more than the 2 hours if my guided tour. Everything seemed so real ... As if one were walking on the streets at the time of.....  more »
  • This is an excellent museum telling the narrative of the war from a point in time that starts way before most museums would and in doing so, it ensures that there is a complete understanding of how...  more »
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  • Not to be missed when in Gdansk! This is by far the best WWII museum I've ever been to. Housed in an incredible contemporary building, with all the new technologies and valuable exhibitions to feel the terror of the war. The whole experience melted my soul to the point it inspired me to get a tattoo about freedom. One of the best attractions in Gdansk, many congratulations to the wonderful people of Poland who built this monumental museum! Words aren't enough, you need to visit that place.
  • Better than history class. Well done exhibition. Interesting presentation. I wish the last presentation before exit would be changed a bit. But the rest is definitely gods quality. Definitely must see place when visiting Gdansk.

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