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Millennium of Russia

Novrogod Kremlin, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
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Shaped like a bell and surrounded by 128 bronze figures, this monument to Russia's millennium honors the politicians and other people who most contributed to the development of the country between 862 and 1862.
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Novrogod Kremlin, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
+7 905 290-86-86

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

One of the greatest historical place to view in Novgorod. Must see anyway. Really a masterpiece and worth visiting.

Thank Anatoly K
Reviewed 25 November 2017

This very impressive Monument in honor of a millennium of Russia is covered with statues of various historical and allegorical figures.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Very beautiful monument situated in front of St. George Cathedral. Great spot for photos. There are plaques describing the history of this important monument.

Thank Snickerbilly
Reviewed 29 August 2017

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.

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 27 August 2017

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

Thank Luusmeitli
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Remarkable metal sculpture of the various people who impacted the history of Russia. Well worth visiting Novgorod.

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 14 July 2017

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!!!

Thank fernandocE9816AZ
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 27 June 2017

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.

Thank nccarraway
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