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Hetman Bohdan Khmelnitsky Monument

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Sophiyska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

There are so many squares in Kiev - each with their central monument.!!! This one nothing special .... but we watched them erecting a huge Christmas tree ... really interesting as they removed the bottom branches and then re placed them in the spaces of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brandylady
Reviewed 28 November 2018

as a foreigner its better to know who he was and what he did for his country but even if you dont know nothing about him its still a nice monument. but I give you a secret: he murdered. if a horseman statue has a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Worth the walk up from Kreshatik or up the Spusk/Decent; not only is this historical statue beautiful, one can also see the cathedrals and other monumental buildings nearby and along the Spusk.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is in the Square by St. Sophia's church. Our friend gave us a history lesson and was very informative.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank William E
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Just another monument in a city dotted with monuments everywhere. This one is ok and has some interest.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brenton K
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This square is between two amazing cathedrals and worth taking a look. There is no real explanation around it which is a shame, 1888 is an important year though, seems the year it was erected and the General is celebrated in Ukrainian history and this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RichardUpshall
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

It's not an attraction by itself, but a good contribution to Sofiyska square and the city center. Certainly should pass by it

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Again a nice place just to walk around and experience this city. Their statues are very large and overwhelming and kind of depict a very dark time for this country

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jim C
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Special note is the direction of the mace he is holding it was turned around from pointing to Moscow when the soviets ruled the land

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank demetriusTesla
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Beautiful place to people watch, but absolutely avoid any interaction with the people in costume or offering their birds or other animals for photographs. You'll find they can be very friendly and even offer you advice on what to see and do, but then demand...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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