The Motherland MonumentKyiv, Ukraine
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A monumental female statue with a shield and a sword glorifying victory in the Great Patriotic War. The monument is part of a memorial complex dedicated to the history of the Second World War (the official name is the Museum of the History of Ukraine in World War II). This is one of the largest expositions in Ukraine. The height of the monument is 102 meters. When creating, it was assumed that the statue would last 150 years and be able to withstand during a major earthquake.
|Address:||вулиця Запечерна, Київ|
|Phone:||+380 44 285 9452|
|Hours:||monday: 10:00–18:00 tuesday: 10:00–18:00 wednesday: 10:00–18:00 thursday: 10:00–18:00 friday: 10:00–18:00 saturday: 10:00–19:00 sunday: 10:00–19:00|
31.12.21Museum door guards very rude while we were in the lobby desiring if we go or not into the place. We leave and we did not get in. Interesting corner wi.. Read more »
09.12.21I enjoyed walking ?♂️ around took photo of all War trucks, plane and helicopter. But mostly I liked statue of motherland
12.11.21Amazing structure, you can also pay like I guess 500 hrivna to go to the top and have a look of kyiv from birds view ? Highly recommended this place .. Read more »
17.10.21It's incredibly imposing & it dominates the skyline for some distance to the west of the city. Beneath it is a museum, which I did not have time to en.. Read more »
14.10.21Highly recommended to visit if you are in Kyiv. Was impressed by modern installation of war, Holocaust and current eastern war. And it costs only 50 u.. Read more »
27.09.21A must visit place in Kiev, you will be mesmerized by the beauty of this place.. A nice and peaceful location to spend your evening.. Children would l.. Read more »
15.09.21One of the best places i visited in Kiev. It is absolutely amazing. You should definitely visit this place if you are anywhere nearby. There are also .. Read more »
14.09.21Monumental statue and park around offer great views of Kyev. Whole park is very clean and has breathtaking atmosphere. Everything is so large and you .. Read more »
17.08.21The motherland monument is just massive. And they have a nice military equipment exhibition outside displaying everything from tanks to ballistic miss.. Read more »
15.06.21Nice tourist location, it’s explain part of Ukraine history, there is some guns and military vehicles from word war . Ukraine is very beautiful countr.. Read more »
09.05.21Really powerful and amazing monument Motherland. The stainless steel statue stands 62 m (203 ft) tall upon the museum main building with the overall s.. Read more »
15.03.21The most amazing place in Kiev. It's a must visit destination in a traveller's list if he's visiting Kiev. The place is very well built and it display.. Read more »
14.03.21Beautiful place for chill and sunset. Short opening hours (summer 2019). Open till 21h at summer will be better for sunsets.
09.03.21Of course one of unique attraction to visit - Museum underneath of the statue is amazing (WWI + ) you have to visit this museum in my opinion - it lo.. Read more »
24.12.20A beautiful place on the hilltop can be visible from many places of city Monument is marvelous piece of craft ?. On its base u can explore war museum .. Read more »
02.10.20Greatness and power are my first feelings at the sight of this monument. Good platform for launching a quadcopter. It is worth visiting if you are in .. Read more »
26.09.20Museum at the base of the Monument appeared brand new, head phones were available to hear in English. People were very nice!!!
19.09.20Very interesting and well thought museum.
08.09.20Quite big park with awesome outlook at Kiev and Paton bridge over Dnipro. You can find here old military equipment here like tanks, helicopters, plane.. Read more »
12.08.20Great place to visit. It has huge area around it, good for photos and relaxing. Also it's one of the points on the amazing bike route.
04.05.20You can pay and take a trip up the statue and go on the viewing platform with some stunning views. To go all the way up the top there are some very na.. Read more »