72. rocznica Powstania Warszawskiego

72. rocznica Powstania Warszawskiego

Main ceremony

The Programme of the 72nd anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising

29th July     Friday

10.30AM    Wreath laying ceremony at the memorial of Soldiers of „Żywiciel” Group
ks. J. Popiełuszko Street

30th July     Saturday

11.00AM    A meeting of the Warsaw Insurgents with Mr. Andrzej Duda, the President of Poland and Ms. Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz, the Mayor of Warsaw,
The ceremony of awarding orders and state honours by the President of Poland
Freedom Park at the Warsaw Rising Museum
(entry only with invitation)

31st July     Sunday

12.00        A solemn session of the Warsaw City Council
        The Royal Castle, Ballroom

7.00PM    A field holy mass
Krasińskich Square, at the Warsaw Uprising Monument
8.00pM    The memorial roll call of the Fallen
        Krasińskich Square, at the Warsaw Uprising Monument
9.00PM    Concert – “Nowe Pokolenie 16/44” (“New Generation 16/44”)
Krasińskich Square

1st August     Monday

9.00AM    The wreath laying at the plaque commemorating the signing of the order to start the Warsaw Uprising by Gen. Antoni Chruściel “Monter” – the Commanding Officer of the Warsaw District of the Home Army
68 Filtrowa St. (the former secret headquarters of the Warsaw District of the Home Army)

10.00AM    A ceremony at the “Fighting Mokotów – 1944” monument
        Gen. Gustaw Orlicz-Dreszer Park
“Mokotów March” – a march along Puławska St. up to Dworkowa St.

12.00        The ceremonial changing of the guards held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
        The laying of wreaths
        Marszałka Józefa Piłsudskiego Square

1.30PM    The ceremony of laying flowers at the monument to Gen. Stefan Rowecki “Grot”
        at the corner of F. Chopina St. and Ujazdowskie Ave.

2.00PM    A ceremony at the Polish Underground State and the Home Army monument
        Wiejska St.
4.00          The laying of flowers at the grave of Gen. Antoni Chruściel “Monter”
– 4.45PM     Powązki Military Cemetery (plot D 18, row L 01, grave 1)

5.00PM    “W-hour” – the paying of tribute to the Insurgents,
        The Gloria Victis monument
Powązki Military Cemetery
7.30PM    Wreath-laying at the “Fallen-undefeated” memorial
    Ecumenical prayer
        The Warsaw Insurgents Cemetery in Wola

9.00PM    A ceremony on the Warsaw Uprising Mound – the lighting of the Fire of Remembrance
        Bartycka St.

5thAugust     Friday

2.00PM    The anniversary of the liberation of the Gęsiówka prison camp by the “Zośka” Battalion
34 Anielewicza St.

6.00PM    A ceremony honouring the civilians of Wola at the monument commemorating 50 thousand Wola residents murdered by the Germans during the Warsaw Uprising of 1944
        Pamięci Square on Leszno St. and Solidarności Ave.

2nd October•    Sunday

6.00PM    The extinction of the Fire of Remembrance on the Warsaw Uprising Mound – the closing of the ceremony of the 72nd anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising
        Bartycka St.