The Łódź Ghetto was also home to a separate camp for Polish children, and this was located on ul. Przemysłowa. Today only a former admin building remains at number 34, though a large memorial can also be spotted if you carry on walking straight into Park Szarych Szeregów. Depicting an emaciated figure staring through a cracked white heart, the monument is dedicated to the 1,600 children who were processed through the camp once found on these grounds. Beatings and hard labour were standard here, and it is estimated that over 130 children died while in custody, many due to starvation.
The Children of Bałuty - Memorial Murals
ul. Przemysłowa 12
The Children of Bałuty (Dzieci Bałut) records, in mural form, the real images of children (created using archive images of the time) that were interned within the children's camps during WWII in the northern district of Bałuty in Łódź. All confined withi