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Hetman Bohdan Khmelnitsky Monument

Sophiyska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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  • Average25%
  • Poor1%
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“great man” (2 reviews)
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Sophiyska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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"sophia's cathedral"
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"nice statue"
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"great man"
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"lit up at night"
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"ukrainian history"
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Passed here visiting the cathedral. Worth seeing, but very dramatic when it's lit up at night. Didn't know any particular history but worth seeing.

Thank Sophie K
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Had a wonderful time at this place. I was told that the staff with a ball was always supposed to be pointing towards Russia, as this was supposed to be something important at the time of making statue. Now however, I believe this has No...More

Thank stuart7s2
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

In interesting historically important statue on the walk between two cathedrals. Not much more to say really

Thank Anton65203
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Nice statue and pretty at night. Nice stop on city tour of local attractions. Great with a guide to tell of local history.

Thank Ira R
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Doing a walking tour in the city and we stopped here. It is all lit up at night. Very pretty to see.

Thank Kathleen P
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Of St. Sophia church you can see this statue too. So while we were heading to visit the church we saw the statue after the visit of the church.

Thank litanies
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

I was headed to see St. Sophia's and saw this statue on the open square to the northeast. He was a historical figure from the 1600's and is recognized today on the 5 hryvnia currency note. I liked the foundation of the statue made of...More

Thank Tom H
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Situated in the square outside St. Sophia's you can't miss this statue, like many other statues in Kiev it is certainly impressive.

Thank ldgp14
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

After visiting St. Sophia's Cathedral, the first monument that you see, coming out of the Cathedral complex is this monument. It is very photogenic and a popular focal point and meeting place for people. Photography can be a hit and miss event, uf you just...More

Thank rphood2004
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

good statue, impressive to look at, but not much in the way of history around it to learn from, still unsure

Thank rmurray86
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