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Alyosha Monument, Monument of the Defenders of the Soviet Arctic during the Great Patriotic War

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Soviet Hero City Monument

The statue and pyramid shaped memorial, also have the usual smaller memorials (plinths?) near them... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
pripyat86
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London, United Kingdom
A grand monument with spectacular view !!

The sight of Alyosha Monument is mesmerising. Its a huge statute and view of the Kola bay from the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Pratim M
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Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Worth to visit when in Murmansk. Big part of the local history. The location is beautiful and the monument is massive.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The statue and pyramid shaped memorial, also have the usual smaller memorials (plinths?) near them, in memory of the other Hero Cities (although strictly speaking Brest Fortress is not a city). The main statue is huge and dominates the site, as well as Murmansk in...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

The sight of Alyosha Monument is mesmerising. Its a huge statute and view of the Kola bay from the hilltop is spectacular. Its a must visit monument in Murmansk.

Thank Pratim M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

That just about says it all, the monument is huge and memorialisers Soviet defenders from the second war. Well worth the short visit for the view as well.

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 17 May 2018

An impressive war memorial dedicated to the Red Army's soldiers defending Murmansk region against the Nazis.

Thank ragnarotterstad
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The statue is very big. You can get to it by walking about 1km up to the top of the mountain, it's not very far. There's also a burning fire that never extinguishes.

Thank Trang L
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

It’s impressive for its dimension but this is it. There not much to see around it apart from the statue. We had fun flying the drone around it and took stunning videos. Anyway, it’s one of the most important monument in the city

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Powerful monument to the 28 million Russians who died in WW2. Also a great panoramic view of the city.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

nice place to see a city in a good weather, as well as a port and small hills around the city. Eternal fire and the statue itself are impressive as well and during winter you can take a walk back to the city with a...More

1  Thank Georgy M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

It is not as easy to get to this monument by public transport, so be ready for a 30-minutes walking from the bus stop Gagarina to this place. Nevertheless, it is worth it. The monument looks incredible! Moreover, you can make grand photos of the...More

1  Thank Maksim Z
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