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In this episode of The Atlas Obscura Podcast, we visit the Church of the Holy Cross in Warsaw, Poland, the final resting place of famed composer Frédéric Chopin’s heart—smuggled there by Chopin’s sister after his death.

Our podcast is an audio guide to the world’s wondrous, awe-inspiring, strange places. In under 15 minutes, we’ll take you to an incredible site, and along the way you’ll meet some fascinating people and hear their stories. Join us daily, Monday through Thursday, to explore a new wonder with cofounder Dylan Thuras and a neighborhood of Atlas Obscura reporters.

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