One night with the Constitution
See and learn how much Stanislas Kostka Potocki did for his fatherland.
The Wilanów Palace, its beautiful gardens and buildings located in the park as well as the amassed works of art all constitute records of history. The venue commemorates Jan III, a warrior-king and at the same time a lover of books and paintings, a well-educated patron of art vividly interested in science. His memory was kept alive by Stanisław Kostka Potocki, an outstanding politician and founder of the Wilanów Museum.
What territory was home for the history of Poland? We know only too well that the Polish stage which featured famous historic figures and well-known events was subject to frequent alterations throughout the ages. Not only is the study of maps helpful in history learning, but it may also prove enjoyable! Here are two e-learning modules with multimedia maps. The first one helps to follow the changing borders of the Polish state from its beginning to the mid-20th century.
a film about art collector who created the Wilanów museum.
What an artistocrat, a revolutionist, a horse and a dog have in common?