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Solid statue

This statue stands in the Summer Gardens and shows the seated figure of the fabulist & novelist on... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
Michael C
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Derby, United Kingdom
It's the gardens, not the statue

I'm amazed that there's a TripAdvisor page devoted to the statue and not one devoted to the... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
dskid
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Overland Park, Kansas
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4 Aug 2018
“It's the gardens, not the statue”
26 Jun 2016
“Solid statue”
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

I'm amazed that there's a TripAdvisor page devoted to the statue and not one devoted to the gardens. The gardens were really very nice and I would rate them as Above Average. The monument is just an average monument and not a reason to visit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

This statue stands in the Summer Gardens and shows the seated figure of the fabulist & novelist on a pedestal, the base of which is carved with reliefs depicting his fables. Krylov lived from 1769 to 1844 and this statue was erected in 1854 when...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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