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Monument to Marshal Zhukov

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Address: Manezhnaya Ploshchad, Moscow 125009, Russia
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Right near the red square, a monument to Marshal Zhukov .Nice to see, nothing special .Seen a rush..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Koprivnica, Croatia
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Koprivnica, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right near the red square, a monument to Marshal Zhukov .Nice to see, nothing special .Seen a rush..

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tribute to Marshall Zhukov, while fairly recent in construction, is still an impressive statue recalling his victories over Nazi Germany in WWII. Located in the Manezh Square, close to the gates to Alexander Gardens, it is a good meeting place, with various groups using it to meet up when we were there (and did just that!). It also attracts... More 

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

It is right next to the Red Square and Alexandrovsky Park which is a great location. Also, there are good places to eat, sit and listen to live music close by!

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Thank John S
Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I don't think this monument is of great historical value. Firstly, it's quite modern (was erected in 1995 for the anniversary of WW2) and secondly, the proportions of figures both Zhukov and the horse are wrong. The monument was created according to the photo and if you have seen it you will certainly notice this. Russian people connected with horses... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This statue of Zhukov on horseback is vast in size and is situated just at the entrance to one end of Red Square. It is a very intricate piece of work and worth seeing.

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Thank jordanellie41
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

And impressive statue of a very decorated soldier on a horse. An interesting gesture of his right hand and most astonishing, is that the horse is trampling over a Nazi Eagle and a swastika. Sobering stuff and considering the price that Russia paid during World War Two, this monument is fairly appropriate.

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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

When you walking in the Red Square , you can't miss the statue of Marshal Zhukov. If you don't know who is , just google it and you will appreciate the statue and you will understand the position of the statue and the gesture of the Marshal.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

With its great location and amazing details, this monument is fitting homage to the most famous and decorated general of the Soviet Union. Take a moment to fully enjoy all the details of this great monument.

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1 Thank Aleksandar S
Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

Here, in the front of the State Historical Museum, on the opposite side of the Red Square, that is, on the Manezhnaya Ploshchad, stands a gorgeous monument to the Marshal of the Soviet Union, G.K.Zhukov. We saw many monuments in Moscow, during our stay and this one is of the newer built. It was erected on May 8, 1995, in... More 

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

This is a relatively new monument in Moscow.It would probably not have been erected in the time of the USSR as the politburo took a dim view of individuals stealing their limelight. Georgi Zhukov was a remarkable soldier even by world war 2 standards..He oversaw the defence of Leningrad before being sent to Moscow to stop the city being captured... More 

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