Commemoration Programme of the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising

Community singing of the songs from the Warsaw Rising at Piłsudski Square, a concert performed by Kwiat Jabłoni & invited guests, a photography competition, a commemorative cycle rally and many more events are planned by the Warsaw Rising Museum for the 78th Anniversary of the Warsaw Rising. View full programme.

 

Book launch „Chcieliśmy być wolni. Powstanie Warszawskie 1944”

19th July Tuesday
6:00 p.m.

Liberator Hall, Warsaw Rising Museum

 

‘Wolne serca’ Concert and album launch
Kwiat Jabłoni and guests

22nd July  Friday
8:00 p.m.

Freedom Park, Warsaw Rising Museum

Tickets are available at the museum ticket office and online: bilety.1944.pl i eventim.pl

Live broadcast on TVN24 and the Warsaw Rising Museum Facebook page.

 

‘Rememberance Caught on Camera’

Take part in the photography competition organized due to the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising. Capture the commemorations with your camera or smartphone anywhere in the world. Official ceremonies, concerts, social activities. The theme of your work can be anything to do with the commemorations of the Warsaw Rising. Join the group of the competition laureates which includes professional photographers as well as photography enthusiasts.

Take a photo. Show the world that you remember!

You can win in two categories: 

  1. Single photo (each person can submit up to 6 photographs); 
  2. Photo report (each person can submit up to 2 photography series, counting up to 6 photographs each). 

     

Duration of the competition: 
July 22 – August 7, 2022  

Send your work to: foto@1944.pl or using WeTransfer to: foto@1944.pl 

Rules and regulations >

We will select the photographs that reflect the commemorations of the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising in the most personal and creative manner.

The photos submitted to the competition will be judged members of the jury: Zbigniew Furman, Wojciech Grzędziński, Jacek Marczewski, Chris Niedenthal (professional photographers) and Jan Ołdakowski (director of the Warsaw Rising Museum). 

Awards: 
Grand Prix – 10 000 PLN; 
First place – Fotoforma voucher worth 5 000 PLN for Canon products; 
Second place –Fotoforma voucher worth 3 000 PLN for Canon products; 
Third place –Sigma-sklep.pl voucher worth 1 000 PLN. 

Competition sponsor: 
Fotoforma 

Partner to the competition: 
Sigma-Sklep.pl 

 

Holy Mass with the attendance of Insurgents, scouts and Warsaw residents.

24th JulySunday
6:00 p.m.

Freedom Park, Warsaw Rising Museum

 

Assembly commemorating the start of the "Faithful in life and service" jamboree on the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising

30th July • Saturday
8
:00 a.m.

 

Meeting of the Warsaw Insurgents with the President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda and the President of the Capital City of Warsaw Rafał Trzaskowski

State decorations will be granted by the President of the Republic of Poland.

30th July • Saturday
11:00 a.m.

Freedom Park, Warsaw Rising Museum

Entrance upon invitation for Insurgents and their families

Live broadcast on the Warsaw Rising Museum Facebook

“Today – tomorrow – the day after, conspirators, Insurgents and scientists”

Educational meeting for families.

31st July • Sunday
11:00 a.m.

Freedom Park, Warsaw Rising Museum

Free admission

“Freedom Unites”  „Wolność łączy”

Community action at the Warsaw Rising memorial sites throughout Warsaw.

1st August • Monday
5:00 p.m.

 

"Varsovians sing (un)forbidden songs" – „Warszawiacy śpiewają (nie)zakazane piosenki”

 

Community singing of the songs from the Rising with an orchestra and choir conducted by Jan Stokłosa.

1st August • Monday
8:30 p.m.

Piłsudski Square

Songbooks may be downloaded at: 1944.pl

Live broadcast on TVP1 and on the Warsaw Rising Museum Facebook  

 

Opening night: "Kwatera bożych pomyleńców", Theatre Play in Polish, adapted and directed by Katarzyna Kasica

Based on  Władysław Zambrzycki`s novel

Starring: Leszek Bzdyl, Maria Ciunelis, Grzegorz Falkowski, Barbara Jonak, Lech Łotocki, Zbigniew Waleryś

1st August • Monday
12:00 a.m.

Liberator Hall, Warsaw Rising Museum

Entry upon invitation only

 

Assembly ending the jamboree on the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising

 

2nd August • Tuesday
9:00 a.m.

Jamboree Meeting Point, Wybrzeże Gdyńskie,

 

Theatre Play in Polish "Kwatera bożych pomyleńców", adapted and directed by Katarzyna Kasica

Based on  Władysław Zambrzycki`s novel

Starring: Leszek Bzdyl, Maria Ciunelis, Grzegorz Falkowski, Barbara Jonak, Lech Łotocki, Zbigniew Waleryś

3-6 August • Wednesday-Saturday
8:00 p.m.

Liberator Hall, Warsaw Rising Museum

Please note that limited number of tickets are available
Tickets available at the museum`s Ticket Office and online: bilety.1944.pl i eventim.pl

 

Exhibition opening “Wola 1944: Erasing Memory. Genocide and the Reinefarth case” – „Wola 1944: Wymazywanie. Ludobójstwo i sprawa Reinefartha”

4th August • Thursday
5:00 p.m.

Mezzanine, Warsaw Rising Museum

Entry upon invitation only


Ceremony will be held in honor of the civilian population of Wola

5th August • Friday
6:00 p.m.

at the monument “In Memory of 50,000 Inhabitants of Wola Murdered by the Germans during the Warsaw Rising 1944”

Leszno and al. „Solidarności”

 

March of Remembrance

Participants will walk towards the Warsaw Insurgents Cemetery commemorating the inhabitants of the capital who perished during the Warsaw Rising. Their names will be read out during the march.

5th August • Friday
7:00 p.m.

Starting point: ul. Leszno and al. „Solidarności”

Live broadcast on the Warsaw Rising Museum Facebook

 

End of the March of Remembrance

Participants will light candles at the Monument to the Fallen Undefeated and at the exhibition "Keep them in memory" - „Zachowajmy ich w pamięci” dedicated to the civilian victims of the Warsaw Rising

5th August • Friday
8:30 p.m.

Warsaw Insurgents Park

Live broadcast on the Warsaw Rising Museum Facebook  

 

„Labyrinth ʼ44”

Outdoor game with elements of educational challenges and escape room experience

6th August • Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Game starting point – riddle to be solved

Limited number of tickets available
If you wish to participate, please contact us: rejestracja.1944.pl 

 

Commemorative Cycle Rally “Masa Powstańcza 2022”

Participants will ride their bikes following the combat trail of the Home Army Battalion "Golski".

6th August • Saturday
5:00 p.m.

Starting point: Freedom Park, Warsaw Rising Museum

Participation upon registration at: rejestracja.1944.pl 

Live broadcast on the Warsaw Rising Museum Facebook

 

INFORMATION CENTRE

22nd July – 2nd August
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Information Centre of the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising

Building C, Warsaw Rising Museum
79 Grzybowska Street, Warsaw

(+48) 22 376 68 37 • (+48) 22 539 79 36

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