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  Tank AWS-2
by Skeptic-jr

There is the Museum of Army in the old part of New Steelwork district (Nowa Huta), where they organize special lessons for youth. Its slogan is "No more Wars". As a special argument for this motto a heavy tank AWS-2 stands at the front of museum. It is said to be used in World War II, also during siege of Berlin, and reportedly took part in 6 battles.

Address: osiedle Gorali 23 (Housing estate of Highlanders).

NOTE: The museum opens only after a prior phone reservation.

Phone: + 48 12 644 35 17

Review Helpfulness: 4 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 15, 2004
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