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The Brest Fortress (the Brest-Litovsk Fortress) was one of the fortresses built in 1830-40s to strengthen the western borders of the Russian Empire. It was commissioned on April 26, 1842 and was considered as one of the strongest European fortresses...more
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I have being waiting a long time to come here. The history of this place is unbelievable.
It is very easy to reach the fortress from the city just know that the main entrance is after the parking lot. The place is big and there...More
I had seen pictures before I visited, but nothing prepared me for how amazing this place is. Just walking around is enough to some extent if you know the story of the Hero-Fortress, although of course that will depend on each person's scale of interest....More
Very impressive complex and well maintained. There is a lot to see and to learn about this fortress. I followed the English guidance in the museum and was impressed on what was to see and all the information given. Definitely worth a visit.
Had a walk round for an hour or so which doesn't really do the place justice. Like a big commy theme park without the rides or the fun. Everything done on a grand scale but not a lot in English though.
No way that you can visit Brest and not visit its fortress, so I complied. Lots of heroic stories surround it and the whole thing is huge. Very impressive but after a while I had enough of it an the whole war thing, so I...More