Warszawa: Palac Kultury i Nauki

Country: Poland (Polska)
Voivodship: Województwo Mazowieckie
City: Warszawa

Palace of Culture and Science, built 1952-1955 as "Palac Kultury i Nauki im. J. Stalina". A gift to the Polish people by the Soviet Union, the complex was originally named in honour of the Soviet leader, Joseph Stalin. Tallest building in Warsaw (230 m + 42 m top needle; 42 floors). The complex includes a congress hall with 3000 seats, four theatres, three cinemas, three museums, three restaurants, cafés, a public swimming pool and offices.

[Warszawa - Palac Kultury i Nauki] Picture: auditorium of the Dramatic Theatre
Front Text: "Palac Kultury i Nauki im. J. Stalina - Teatr Dramatyczny"
Reverse Text: "Caly Naród buduje Swoja Stolice"
Publisher: Spoleczny Fundusz Obudowy Stolicy; Sp. Pr.Polifoto, Warszawa-Hiberna; B-6-95135
Size: Classic
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[Warszawa - Palac Kultury i Nauki] Reverse Text: "Warszawa, Skrzyzowanie ulicy Marszalkowskiej z Alejami Jerzolimskimi, w glebi Palac Kultury i Nauki"
Handwritten Reverse Text: dated 1 Sep 1988
Publisher: Krajowa Agencja Wydawnyza; II-3(805/86/J
Size: Modern
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