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Morskoy Vokzal, Odessa, Ukraine
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Odessa is an important port city and this is a reminder that sailors leave family behind and might not return. The statue is not very large but it is well formed.

Thank NikoliGogol
Reviewed 7 June 2018

If you were on the marina, look, but specially, do not waste time. Stay on the Primorsky Boulevard and enjoy ...

Thank Leon Z
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Me as a sailor, this monument makes me sad. Reminds me my working background seperated from family. Sailors and their family will understand about it as well.

Thank Cüneyt V
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Nice sculpture situated in the port., It is a pity that an ugly hotel has been built at the same place.

Thank Thierry V
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The artistic merit of the statue is very good as what it represents, but the best part is how close you can get to the enormous cargo ships once down here at the docks, a pleasant walk with great working dock scenery with big cargo...More

Thank Pas66UKCan
Reviewed 13 August 2017

It is a popular theme in harbour cities: the goodbye of the wife, usually with a child, to the husband, who is off maybe for several months out to sea. Sculptures depicting this scene can be seen in various places, for example in Greece. One...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 12 August 2017

One of the modern monuments located near the passenger terminal of Port Odessa (Morvokzal) on behalf of seamen's families waiting for their Dad from ocean passages

Thank Aleks2013
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Sailor`s Wife Monument is very nice so be prepare to take pictures of it. The statue is located next to Hotel Odessa.

Thank Yossi N
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is a reminder to all that life continues when sailors both civilian and military do the dangerous work they do. God be with the families that maintain!!!

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The monument is right next to the now defunct "Hotel Odessa" and is at the end of the passenger port pier across the street from The Potemkin Steps. It's a nice monument of a woman with her child waiting for the return of her sailor...More

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