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the villa (small palace) in the park

Karl Dittrich's Representative Villa - This residence was built by Karl Dittrich in 1885-1890. He was The Chairman of Żyrardów Factory Joint-Stock Company Association "Hielle & Dittrich". The villa served its purpose as representational one. The distinguished guests were welcomed here and also some vital decisions concerning the factory were made.

The residence is an example of neo-reinassance urban architecture. The lanscaped park around the villa was designed by Karol Sparman, the gardener of Warsaw Botanic Garden. From 1961 in this villa is a local museum.

 

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Taken on October 14, 2008