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31 Aug 2019
“Significant monument in Shevchenko Park”
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Volodymyrska Street | Shevchenko Park, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 September 2019

In the centre of Shevchenko Park is a monument dedicated to Taras Hryhorovych Shevchenko who was a Ukranian poet, writer as well as someone who was politically motivated and a significant figure in Ukraine at the time. There are many monuments in the country dedicated...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 August 2019 via mobile

The monument to Taras Schevchenko is very impressive (and massive!!). He is looking towards the university named after him. The park, also named after him, is fantastic and easily my favourite park in Kiev. It always has something going on, and it is enjoyable to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KellyS3210
Reviewed 7 June 2019

This is a statue of Taras Shevchenko located in the park of the same name and along the boulevard of the same name. It's a nice enough statue and maybe worth a look if you're already in the vicinity.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Tara Shevchenko looks over a beautiful park in Kiev and his universaty. Feels very special like the man is still there Ukraine most famous bard!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PopeDaveThe1st
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Taras Shevchenko was an Ukrainian poet, writer but also a political figure who got into trouble for writing in Ukrainian. The monument looks nice at night when it's light up. You can find it in the small park in front of the University.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 14 September 2017

A sort of a hero for this amazing city. Very huge statue situed in a wonderful spot. Worth to visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Davide G
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The first statue of Taras Shevchenko that I have seen is on, Andrews Descent, just underneath Saint Andrew's Church. What I couldn't understand, that he was only 47 years old when he passed away, but the sculptor depicted him as an old man. The other...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Wonderful place, was there around New Year's Eve as well as the summer, the Shevchenko University is right next to the park across the street!) Many beautiful stalls of shops were available during the New Year's HOlidays) I definitely loved here.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This statue is cool. But nothing really special. It is located in a nice park. So there is no need to make a special trip just to see it.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank norgeva
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Nothing special at least for locals :) - but worth visiting as is located inside nice central park in front of beautiful building of Taras Shevchenko University

Date of experience: March 2016
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