One of the greatest historical place to view in Novgorod. Must see anyway. Really a masterpiece and worth visiting.
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This very impressive Monument in honor of a millennium of Russia is covered with statues of various historical and allegorical figures.
Very beautiful monument situated in front of St. George Cathedral. Great spot for photos. There are plaques describing the history of this important monument.
Yep, ALL of Russia's key historical figures are on this statue. See how many you know and what they did. Rurik starts the entire history, and cuts a strong presence on this statue.
The sculpture itself is amazing, and I was glad to have a guide explain it. The history of the statute itself is also amazing, from the brothers who built it, the original dedication, to its disassembly by the Nazis in WWI (who planned to cart...More
Remarkable metal sculpture of the various people who impacted the history of Russia. Well worth visiting Novgorod.
magnificient piece of work to cellebrate and proclaim the glory of Russia. Every group is considered in this bronze sculpture : royalty, military, clergy and artists. Impressive!!!
We had a tour guide eho explained this monument to us. Wow. Over 200 important people represented each with their own story. We listened for 30 or more minutes about some of them. I really liked this monument and would love am English translation of...More
This sculpture - in the middle of Novgorod kremlin - was made for the millenium and depicts the history of Russia. It's so detailed, you can spend ages looking at it, trying to identify famous figures and events. People featured include Mother Russia on the...More
I was very impressed by this monument. I recommend looking at the Wikipedia page on the statue while enjoying the statue as this will help those unfamiliar with Russian history to enjoy the statue more fully.