What’s Up Warsaw? FRIDAY, 01 Feb 2013

#BOOKS  Art book sale!  Save up to 70% on art books at the Museum of Modern Art bookstore Bookoff. The sale begins today and continues through March 2nd, so there will definitely be plenty to choose from Where: Bookoff at Modern Art Museum Warsaw (Museum Sztuki Nowoczesnej), ul. Pańska 3 Map: http://goo.gl/maps/NXrn9 When: through March 2nd, every […]

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What’s Up Warsaw? THURSDAY, 31 Jan 2013

#CONCERT  Cool Kids Of Death  You can’t understand the rebelious Polish soul of the early 2000s without listening to Cool Kids Of Death. A young band of philosophers and designers started a little revolution in the heads of todays late 20 to 30-year-olds when they started singing about ‘bottles with gas and stones aimed at […]

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What’s Up Warsaw? WEDNESDAY, 30 Jan 2013

#CINEMA  Woody Allen’s oldies (and newbies:) at Przystanek MDM  MDM (which is an acronym for Marszałkowska Housing District) is a pearl of Warsaw’s socialist-realist (or to make things simpler: early communist) architecture. That should be a reason in itself to go and visit but how about end your walk at Przystanek MDM, a cosy bar […]

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What’s Up Warsaw? TUESDAY, 29 Jan 2013

#WINTER SPORTS  Sledging in the Old Town!  Hey, it’s getting warmer! If half a meter of snow is not what your country offers you regularily, why not take advantage of the Polish winter? Old Town of Warsaw is situated on a hill which (in the area near the New Town) is just perfect for sledging. […]

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What’s up Warsaw? MONDAY, 28 Jan 2013

#MUSEUMS  The Warsaw Uprising Museum  The 1944 Uprising in Warsaw was one of the biggest battles of resistance against the Nazi in Europe during WWII and brought almost complete destruction of the city. The Museum tells the story of tragic events of August and Spetember 1944 in a multimedia-based way. It’s an enthralling journey through […]

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What’s up Warsaw? SUNDAY, 27 Jan 2013

#ATTRACTIONS  Fotoplastikon, a 100 year old 3d show  Ever heard of fotoplastikons?:) They were devices popular at the turn of 19 and 20th centuries that allowed to watch photographs in 3d. One of very few existing fotoplastikons is… (wait for it) …in Warsaw! With over 3k photographs in it’s archives it constantly changes exhibitions. The […]

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What’s up Warsaw? SATURDAY, 26 Jan 2013

#EXHIBITION  1950s Warsaw, Poland and Europe in Władysław Sławny’s photographs  Władysław Sławny, director of the weekly “Świat” (‘The World’) published his press photos mostly in 1950s. Visit the exhibition to have a look at what a PGR Farming Cooperative ball looked like or how the Nowa Huta steelworks in Kraków was built.  Where:  Dom Spotkań […]

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What’s up Warsaw? FRIDAY, 25 Jan 2013

#PARTY  Rap History Warsaw + Do You Remember When? at 55  No doubt, RHW and DYRW? (A pamiętasz jak?) united guarantee the best hip hop party you can get in this city. Just take a look at this genres and sub-genres list to check that they know their stuff: oldschool, 90’s, underground, west coast g-funk, […]

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What’s up Warsaw? , THURSDAY 24 Jan 2013

#MUSEUM  Łazienki – the Royal Baths   When in Warsaw you should not miss one of it’s biggest attraction: The Łazienki Royal Park and Residence. One of the biggest city parks in Europe hides a true pearl of Warsaw neoclacissim: the Palace on the Island, a former bathing pavillion redesigned as a summer residence of […]

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What’ up Warsaw? WEDNESDAY 23 Jan 2013

#WINTER SPORTS  Free ice-skating rink in Warsaw  The walking is not enough for you? Check out one of the city’s free ice-skating rinks, right under the Monumental Palace of Culture and Science (from the side of Świętokrzyska street) and get ready to glide to musical ever-greens! Where: Lodowisko “Arena” / “Arena” ice-skating rink Map: http://goo.gl/maps/8vf7H When: 8AM to […]

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