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Kosciuszko: Poland Will Yet Dance

10/04/2018
Tadeusz Kosciuszko, a hero of the American War of Independence and a great advocate of equal rights, democracy and freedom, returned to Poland in 1784 to fight for the nation’s independence. The Head of the Insurrection, wounded badly in the unsuccessful…

Who will create the most interesting exhibition on Thaddeus Kosciuszko?

03/04/2018
The President of the Kosciuszko Mound Committee in Krakow, Professor Mieczysław Rokosz, has announced a contest for the best design and execution of a permanent exhibition entitled ‘Kosciuszko – a Hero Still Needed’. The exhibition will be a…

Construction of a roof over the yard by the Kosciuszko Mound

19/02/2018
The new Kosciuszko Museum with a state-of-the-art educational route adjusted to the needs of persons with disabilities shall be ready for its grand opening in September 2019. Tourists will be able to become familiar with the story of Thaddeus Kosciuszko…

You too can contribute to building a new Kosciuszko Museum!

19/02/2018
Do you keep memorabilia connected to Tadeusz Kosciuszko? Postcards, stamps, prints dating back to the times of the Commander-in-Chief? Items that have been passed from generation to generation in your family? Now these items may become a part of a new…

Works to create a Kosciuszko Museum are in progress

01/01/2018
A project: The creation of a Kosciuszko Museum with a permanent exhibition titled "Kosciuszko - a Hero Still Needed" within Bastion V of Fort no. 2 Kosciuszko and an educational route on the Kosciuszko Mound in Krakow with adjustments for persons with…

The Kosciuszko Mound in Krakow recognised as a Historic Monument!

23/11/2017
The Kosciuszko Mound in Krakow and its surroundings – the Chapel of Blessed Bronisława and the fort – have been enlisted, along with another 10 sites, as Historic Monuments. The President of the Kosciuszko Mound Committee in Krakow, Professor Mieczysław…

The Kosciuszko Mound in Krakow recognised as a Historic Monument!

23/11/2017
The Kosciuszko Mound in Krakow and its surroundings – the Chapel of Blessed Bronisława and the fort – have been enlisted, along with another 10 sites, as Historic Monuments. The President of the Kosciuszko Mound Committee in Krakow, Professor Mieczysław…

The Australian Parliament on Kosciuszko

27/10/2017
On the 23rd of October several speeches on Thaddeus Kosciuszko were given in the Parliament of Australia.  Read the speeches: [ENG]

“The Kościuszko Mound Committee Courier”

27/03/2017
“The Kościuszko Mound Committee Courier” is a supplement published on the last Monday of each month together with Dziennik Polski newspaper to celebrate the Year of Tadeusz Kościuszko. The first and largest issue was issued on March 24th, the anniversary…

Letter by the President of the Republic of Poland

24/03/2017
Warsaw, 24 March 2017 President of the Republic of Poland Ladies and gentlemen, citizens of Poland,  On the 24th of March 1794, Tadeusz Kościuszko, the Supreme Commander of the Polish National Armed Forces, took a solemn oath to the army and the citizens…

2017 – The Year of Tadeusz Kościuszko

21/03/2017
2017 – The Year of Tadeusz Kościuszko This year marks the 200th anniversary of the death of Tadeusz Kościuszko, the Supreme Commander of the National Armed Forces and leader of the Kościuszko Uprising, Polish and American general, and steadfast…

06/02/2017
                     Tribute to Kosciuszko: A Friend of Humanity Kosciuszko Bicentenary International Competition Press Release No 1  A wonderful opportunity for Lovers of Liberty and Equal Rights to participate in the 2017 Australian Celebrations…

Media release nr 1

01/06/2016
Kosciuszko Heritage Inc (KHI) Announces a Wonderful opportunity for Lovers of Liberty and Equal Rights to participate in the 2017 Australian Celebrations of the UNESCO Proclaimed “KOSCIUSZKO BICENTENNIAL”, honouring the 200TH Anniversary of Thaddeus…

Easter on the Mound

31/03/2015
We invite you for holiday walks to the Mound. Although access to the collections and exhibitions will be limited, the Mound itself will be open throughout the whole of Easter. Information about the opening hours during Easter   Mound Bastion V Caponier…

Kościuszko in verse

17/03/2015
As part of the celebrations of the 221st anniversary of the Kościuszko's Uprising we invite you to attend a meeting with dr Leszek Marek Krześniak, president of the Polish Kościuszko Foundation in Warsaw, who will promote the book titled: Maria Konopnicka…

221st Anniversary of the Kosciuszko Uprising

17/03/2015
We invite everyone to take part in the celebrations of the 221st anniversary of the Kosciuszko Uprising. Programme: 9.30 AM - laying flowers on the Tomb of Kosciuszko on Wawel 10.30 AM – laying flowers on the Main Square on the plaque dedicated…

39th Kosciuszko Run

11/03/2015
On the 24th of March, for the 39th time students from Krakow's universities will run along the Kosciuszko route in Krakow. This year the event will be held as part of the 70th anniversary of Krakow's University of Technology. The men relays will start…

New Photos in Our Gallery

09/03/2015
We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the photos of the Mound made by a photographer from Krakow – Paweł Krzan. Paweł says that in his work as "city landscape photographer" that correct light and an interesting location can paint well-known…
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