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'The Motherland Calls' Sculpture

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Volgograd has a very important history so as she the Motherland Calls. She is the highest sculpture... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Impressive statue on top of the hill

This huge statue higher than the statue of liberty was built to commemorate the battle of... read more

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Lenina Ave. | Mamaev Kurgan, Volgograd 400005, Russia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Volgograd has a very important history so as she the Motherland Calls. She is the highest sculpture I’ve seen in my life an she is remarkably beautiful. One thing you cannot miss if you are visiting the south.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This huge statue higher than the statue of liberty was built to commemorate the battle of Stalingrad. Be prepared to climb many steps to reach the statue

Thank Elena C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will be awed by her size once you realize how big she is. You will be struck by her beauty once you see her up close. You will gaze upon her with wonder once you take in her message. It is an extraordinary piece...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I wanted to see it with my own eyes. If you happen to be in Volgograd, go there before the sunset. So that you walk up the stairs and into the tomb with the eternal fire while it is still daylight and climb the hill...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We travelled from Moskau for one day to see this monument and it is wonderful! Its worth to go there and visit this historically important place. Absolutely magnificent and special.

Thank mimimimi476
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Great visit to tis area including eternal flame and statue, beautifu church near statue as well, many other smaller statues paying tribute to heors of the battle of Stalingrad. Must visit.

Thank bryll
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful monument to the fallen very humbling, these Russians sure can do a monument, simply a must on your trip

Thank Kissvalp
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I have been interested in the Battle of Stalingrad for quite a while and I had the opportunity visit with Sputnik Tours - Stalingrad Battlefield Tours. Visiting Motherland Calls was a part of our 3 day tour. I have been to many war memorials all...More

Thank gregoryw656
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Totally amazing ..... Motherland calls, Mamaev Kurgan, is 85 meters high of a woman who walks through with a raised sword. The statue is considered to represent an image of the motherland, calling upon his sons and daughters to tighten themselves and defend against the...More

Thank jonpall001
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The biggest cement statue in the world, Mamayev Hil (Mother Russia) is tall 82 mt Right walking up from the downtown barely two keys north. Staring on religious silent the human sacrifice into the Mamaya War Memorial, changing guards every hours

Thank Dino P
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
it was clear of scaffolding during my visit in early April. Agree with the above reviewer; the site is impressive & well worth a visit.