Muranów is a neighborhood consisting mainly of housing estates in the districts of Śródmieście and in . It was founded in the 17th century. The name is derived from the palace belonging to Józef Bellotti, a architect, who originally came from the island of .In the Interwar period, the district was inhabited mostly by Jews.

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Pawiak was a prison built in 1835 in , Congress Poland. Photo: Jolanta Dyr, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a museum on the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.

The Ghetto Heroes Monument is a monument in , , commemorating the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising of 1943 during the Second World War. Photo: Boston9, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.

The is a Polish opera company founded in 1961 by Stefan Sutkowski, its managing and artistic director from its inception until his retirement in 2012.

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The is a neighborhood dating from the 15th century in , . is situated 1¼ km northeast of Muranów. Photo: Boston9, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.


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