Situated in Poland's Lake District between Lake Mamry and Lake Niegocin, the town of Giżycko is home to the historic Boyen Fortress. Constructed between 1843-1855 has played an important role in Polish military history including shielding the mobilisation of German troops during WW1.

From 8th - 11th August The Boyen Fortress Festival returns with an array of historical stagings. The festival will host Poland's biggest dynamic WW1 reconstruction, along with a programme of exciting events! Find out more here:

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