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Hedgehog Monument

Between Zolotovoritska and Reiters'ka Streets, Kiev, Ukraine
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Cute place

This is a cute place to pass. It is situated close to the Kiev center. You can take selfies with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Natalia K
Location is wrong

The location shown on the map here is wrong. Find the monument on the corner park of Reitarska St... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Thomas R
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Shelburne, Vermont
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Between Zolotovoritska and Reiters'ka Streets, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cute place to pass. It is situated close to the Kiev center. You can take selfies with this cutie. Interesting thing is that this monument was a ridicule to the monument in front that is a boarder guard on a tiny horse.

Thank Natalia K
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The location shown on the map here is wrong. Find the monument on the corner park of Reitarska St and Heorhiivs'kyi Lane. Near the St. Sophia Hostel. (Makes a big difference when you're looking for it in 4 degree F weather.)

1  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I honestly do not understand why this is so high in the list. Well, for some people who saw that soviet cartoon it can bring some sweet memories back probably. Mmm.. memories Memory, all alone in the moonlight I can dream of the old days...More

1  Thank zbruch
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you have been raised with Soviet Union cartoons, it is worth seeing. If not, there is nothing special here

Thank Fabrice-Munich
Reviewed 28 September 2016

If you didn't see Soviet cartoon "Hedgehod in the frog", you can skip this place at all. Actually, I did, but I can't find the reason why people like so much it. From my point of view nothing interesting. And I can't realize how this...More

Thank Akeksandr K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Even though this was for children, we really enjoyed seeing this monument! All the fur/hair is carefully placed screws that actually move giving it an unusual feature.

Thank Wombat999
Reviewed 14 September 2016

For lot's of kids of 80s this is a well known cartoon character. Keep in mind that the address as given here on Tripadvisor is WRONG. This statue is located at the very end of Reitarska street, opposite the monument of a guy on a...More

Thank JanisCe
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

It is on a little square close to where the map shows. Unfortunately the little bag is missing and also many needles - probably taken as souvenirs. Please don't you do the same!

Thank Jozefa Ariella J
Reviewed 22 August 2016

It is a monument for an old Soviet cartoon charachetr cold "hedgehog in the fog". You should take a look if you make your way to Sofiyska Church.

Thank Atilla K
Reviewed 8 July 2016

“Hedgehog in Fog” one of the most famous soviet cartoon in the history of animation. In Kiev you can see this amazing monument of the Hedgehog - the main character. So cute!

1  Thank Iry A
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