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Khatyn Memorial

54th km of Minsk-Vitebsk hwy, 223110, Belarus
+375 1774 55-060
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54th km of Minsk-Vitebsk hwy, 223110, Belarus
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have wanted to come here for a while now so on a Summer evening I set off. It is a beautiful, serene place where those who were massacred are respectfully honored. Every 30 seconds a bell clangs somehow reminding you of those who died....More

Thank Africache
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The National Memorial Complex at Khatyn is approximately 55 Miles NE of Minsk. Belarus is a wonderful country that suffered from a brutal invasion by the Nazi’s during the Great Patriotic War. Khatyn along with many villages and towns suffered indiscriminately by the invading German...More

Thank 997Scotty
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very emotional day was the day that we decided to visit this memorial. Your mind goes back to the years that everything happen and the your heart almost stop. Especial when every 20 second hear the bells, can't hold your tears.

Thank litanies
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

I went on a Russian language tour but was given a script and a member of the group offered to translate into English. I wasn't entitled to this and would have got by without, but it was very generous of a fellow tourist. It is...More

Thank Liza W
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Haunting and historical. It is hard to believe the level of distruction caused by WWII. Most memorable part of my visit to Minsk.

1  Thank Jeff S
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Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to understand Belorussian people and history you must visit this place. It's history, tragedy every Belorussian family.

Thank Юрий М
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

If you travel by historical places you should definitely visit it. In a rainy day it's very tragic and dark and impressive place to feel all the pain and suffer of nations in WWII. It's not happy at all and not recommended to see for...More

Thank Svetlana L
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

It has been my 6th visit to this memorial for my life. Nothing has changed for all these years. But it must be visited!!! Lots of Belarusian families do it from time to time and I could see some elderly couple telling their grandchildren the...More

1  Thank VeraBialko
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

An incredible experience. So moving and tragic. A symbol for all of the tradgedies that happened in Belarus in villages like this. We did it with a fantastic guide from Minsk. Not sure about public transport but it was easy to get to in a...More

3  Thank Mogg1968
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

This memorial is witness to the many atrocities committed by the Nazis during WWII. Belarus was part of the blood lands where tens of thousands of innocent men, women and children were killed.

Thank bobca1947
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talk2lenny
7 June 2018|
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Response from 997Scotty | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Sorry for the delay in answering your query. I visited Belarus on a trip organised by a travel company that is based in the United Kingdom, known as Exodus. The visit to the Khatyn Memorial was part of our... More
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Steven L
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Response from Liza W | Reviewed this property |
The visa was quite complicated. As you need an invitation I found a tour company online. I booked a transfer from the airport with them and in exchange they issued the invitation. There are lots otours online with an... More
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