Fort P was built between 1886 and 1890 as component of the Warsaw fortress. During the Interbellum (1921-1939) it was used by the Polish munition manufacturer Wytwórnie Amunicji Nr 1.
In 1939, the fort was defended by the 1st Battalion of the 144th Infantry Regiment. The Polish defenders stood until the capitulation of Warsaw. Between 1940 and 1944, the Germans used the fortress as weapon's depot and after the war as POW camp for German soldiers.
The fort today:
It is currently being renovated and can be visited.
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