Sadyba

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Location
52°11'19"N
021°04'07"E
Country
 Poland
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Description

Sadyba is a neighborhood in Mokotów district of Warsaw, Poland. It has an administrative status of osiedle within the city. Sadyba can be divided into Old Sadyba, mainly upper class housing, and New-Sadyba with modern retail stores and communist era high rise apartments. Old and New Sadyba can be divided roughly by Świętego Bonifacego street, just south of the Sadyba Best mall. Sadyba is known as the "Garden City" due to the large number of household and community gardens tended by the residents.

History

The Sadyba district was home to the Oasis Battalion (Batalionu Oaza) of the Polish Resistance.

Museums

Muzeum Katynskie (Katyn Museum) - A museum dedicated to the memory of the Katyn Massacre. [1] Muzeum Wojska Polskiego (Polish Military Museum) - A collection of Polish military equipment located at Fort Sadyba

Famous residents

Józef Beck - Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Marek Sart - Film composer Marek Kondrat - actor Jacek Żakowski - journalist Dariusz Rosati - Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Leszek Herdegen - poet Jerzy Janicki - writer Czesław Petelski - film director Stanisław Grochowiak - poet Jeremi Przybora - poet, writer, actor and singer Izydor Modelski - general of Polish Army Tadeusz Kasprzycki - general of Polish Army Tadeusz Piskor - general of Polish Army

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