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Monuments of Saints Cyril and Methodius

Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
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“two brothers” (4 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well, just a simple monument of the authors of the slavic alphabet. Doesn't impress with anything and I don't recommend making it a trip target.

Thank Jan V
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is not teh most amazing of statues but if you are walking around Ohrid you will see it anyway so worth a look. More fun are the vendors selling Putin T Shirts nerby

Thank mike s
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

When you arrive to the port yacht area of Ohrid city you can't ignore the monument of Saints Cyril, which is big and impressive with the expresion of the two people which represent a part of the story of the city. The position in front...More

Thank Eduart G
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Catholic church inspired statue. It is a megalithic block of stone, and appears rather overpowering, rather inspiring. We felt that the sentiment was lost in the art.

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

St Kiril and St Metodi, were the ones who invented and then spread the Cyrillic (Cyril named after Kiril in our national language) alphabet throughout the entire slavic speaking world. The monument is basically just a statue, however it holds important historical value, and is...More

Thank SimDiesel
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This caught our eye walking past it was a bold statue surrounded by Lavender. A bit of research showed these created the Cyrillic alphabet. Definitely worth a photo

Thank KimberleyBimson
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Many don't realize it but it was these two brothers, saints of early Christianity who, in order to spread the faith to the Slavs, had to create the alphabet that bears on the one brother's name, Cyrillic, in the middle of the 9th century. The...More

Thank Larry A
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

The monuments are well located, and as usual in Macedonia, dedicated to religion. The statues are nice and it's pleasant to watch at them walking in the park, but nothing tremendous.

Thank Guilljea
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

These monuments add to attraction of the walk along the waterfront. Acquaint yourself with the history or these saints and their role in Ohrid's history. Look at the detail on the monuments.

Thank kdgarlipp
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

So these brothers created the Cyrillic alphabet which is a pretty big deal. But the statue looks like one of the guys is being a nuisance and trying to grab what the other guy is reading :) Its located right in the center of Ohrid,...More

Thank Salman S
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