A monodrama about a Polish WWII hero titled "The Auschwitz Volunteer: Captain Witold Pilecki" won the Best Documentary Show award at the United Solo Theatre Festival in New York City on Sunday.
The president wants the Saski Palace rebuilt but questions marks about its cost and what it would be used for remain.
The 11th of November, 2018, was one of the most important, significant and emotional days in Poland’s history.For it was exactly 100 years ago to the day that Poland regained its independence.After 123 years of struggle and resistance against occupying global powers, the country once again became a sovereign state.For Poland therefore, this November 11th, although an important date for many nations, was nothing short of sacrosanct. It meant Poland regained. Poland reborn. Poland reawakened.For this special live transmission of the #HeartofPoland, Paddy went into the heart of the festivities and celebrations, through the capital’s streets to discover the emotions, the people and the places which made the day unique.
Dating back to the 12th century, the oldest school in Poland doesn’t disappoint those expecting the country’s version of Harry Potter’s Hogwarts. Ghosts are alleged to stalk the corridors, pupils share the grounds with over 600 corpses, and its alumni include leaders, presidents and saints. TFN’s Stuart Dowell went to find out more.
The Bundestag has awarded the Polish-German Foundation for the Protection of Cultural Monuments with EUR 0.5 mln grant for the renovation of the palace in Sztynort, northern Poland, the foundation's head Wojciech Wrzecionkowski told PAP on Thursday.
The rusted firearms are thought to have belonged to anti-communist partisans who waged a guerrilla war against state forces for a number of years after 1945.
To mark Poland’s 100th anniversary of regaining independence, Warsaw’s POLIN Museum of Jewish History is using a Korczak classic to teach children about the ways of states.
An institution in the city, members of the Garzyński family has been behind the lens since Poland regained its independence.
Polish President Andrzej Duda and PM Mateusz Morawiecki have expressed their thanks to US President Donald Trump for the wishes he offered on Poland's Independence Day.
TFN delves into the history books to find out how and where the Warsaw public ate, drank and made merry between the wars.