The conference and historical reconstruction will tell about the multinational Przemyśl Fortress

Mayor of the City of Przemyśl, Director of the National Museum of the Przemyśl Land, Chairman of the Board of the Association of Fortress Communes of the Przemyśl Fortress and President of the Przemyśl Association of Historical Reconstruction "X D.O.K." invite you to the Conference "Przemyśl Fortress - Fortress of Nations and Reconciliation". The event will take place on December 16, 2023 at the National Museum of the Przemyśl Land. A day later, at the Fort X Orzechowce battery, we will see the historical reconstruction "Christmas Eve in the trenches".

Program logo, city coat of arms and program name: Together We Change Przemyśl financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism for 2014 - 2021 under the Local Development Program

The "Przemyśl Fortress - Fortress of Nations and Reconciliation" conference, dedicated to the participation of soldiers of various nationalities in the fights for the Przemyśl Fortress, is an element of the "CONCORDIA" project. Identity, heritage, dialogue, integration of Przemyśl", which is part of the project: "Together We Change Przemyśl".

The conference will be attended by speakers from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary and, of course, Poland. They will talk about their compatriots who shed blood on the land of Przemyśl and who are still buried in war cemeteries. There will also be a short debate, the questions of which will not be known to the participants.

An event poster with a program, in the background a graphic depicting soldiers in winter trenches.
Text: Mayor of Przemyśl
Director of the National Museum of the Przemyśl Land
Chairman of the Board of the Association of Fortress Communes of the Przemyśl Fortress
President of the Przemyśl Historical Reconstruction Association "X D.O.K."
invite you to the Conference "Przemyśl Fortress - Fortress of Nations and Reconciliation
on December 16, 2023
In the National Museum of the Przemyśl Land
and
Historical reconstruction under the patronage of the Marshal of the Podkarpackie Voivodeship, Władysław Ortyl
"Christmas Eve in the trenches"
on December 17, 2023
in the area of ​​the Fort X Orzechowce battery
as part of the project
"CONCORDIA. Identity, heritage, dialogue, integration of Przemyśl❞
Program:
December 16, 2023
National Museum of the Przemyśl Land
colonel's square Berka Joselewicza 1 in Przemyśl
3:30 p.m
Part I entitled "Multinational army in the fight for the Przemyśl Fortress❞
5:50 p.m
Coffee break
6:15 p.m
Part II "Fortresses of reconciliation. Former fortresses as academies of history, peace and good continuity"
December 17
10.30 a.m
March of reenactors from Fort XI Duńkowiczki to Fort X Orzechowce
11.30 a.m
Historical reconstruction "Christmas Eve in the trenches" at the Fort X Orzechowce battery
The project "Together we change Przemyśl❞" co-financed by the funds Together we work for a green, competitive Europe
Norway of the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014-2021
and the state budget under the Local Development Program
and conducive to social integration

December 16 this year, National Museum of the Przemyśl Land, Col. Square. Berka Joselewicza 1 in Przemyśl

3.30 p.m. - Part I, Mon. "Multinational army in the fights for the Przemyśl Fortress",
5.50 p.m. - Coffee break,
6.15 p.m. - Part II "Fortresses of reconciliation. Former fortresses as academies of history, peace and good continuity."

And on December 17, the second part of the event awaits us, announced by the Chairman of the Board of the Association of Fortress Communes of the Przemyśl Fortress, Mirosław Majkowski:

- The next day we plan to stage a small but very symbolic historical spectacle, "Christmas Eve in the Trenches", near Fort X Orzechowce in the area of ​​the planned Battlefield Open-Air Museum. Be there with us. It will be loud and moving. After the show, we invite everyone to Fort X Orzechowce for a bonfire. On site you will be able to buy a hot meal, tea, and if you want, you can take your sausage with you and fry it on the fire and eat a meal together with the soldiers.

The organizers were supported in preparing the reconstruction by: Deputy Marshal of the Podkarpackie Voivodeship Piotr Pilch, Mayor of the Przemyśl Commune Andrzej Huk, and Bogusław Słabicki, Mayor of the Orły Commune.
The project "CONCORDIA. Identity, heritage, dialogue, integration of Przemyśl" is an element of the project: "Together We Change Przemyśl" financed from external funds, 85% from the Norwegian Financial Mechanism for 2014-2021 and 15% from the state budget under the program Local Development.

Published by: Witold Wołczyk Publication date: 05-12-2023 11:02 Modified by: Witold Wołczyk Modified date: 05-12-2023 11:02