Powązki Cemetery

Local nameCmentarz Powązkowski
LocationWola, Warsaw, Poland

Powązki Cemetery, also known as Stare Powązki, is a historic necropolis located in Wola district, in the western part of Warsaw, Poland. It is the most famous cemetery in the city and one of the oldest, having been established in 1790. It is the burial place of many illustrious individuals from Polish history. Some are interred along the "Avenue of the Distinguished" - Aleja Zasłużonych, created in 1925. It is estimated that over 1 million people are buried at Powązki.The cemetery is often confused with the newer Powązki Military Cemetery, which is located to the north-west of Powązki Cemetery.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Powązki_Cemetery

Address Spokojna 15 Warsaw, Poland

Coordinates 52°15'4.445" N 20°58'14.308" E

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