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Impressive and surprisingly large memorial

The main memorial looms over you when you get close, when approaching along the main promenade, you... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Must see

Beautiful view, amazing memorial sightseeing. Highly recommend to visit. Bring swim suits because... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Anastasia R
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Lenina Prospekt, Novorossiysk, Russia
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The main memorial looms over you when you get close, when approaching along the main promenade, you are totally unaware of how large the main sculpture is. The V-shaped concrete sculpture includes figures of various soldiers seemingly climbing from the beach. It also has a...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view, amazing memorial sightseeing. Highly recommend to visit. Bring swim suits because you can enjoy swimming during the summer time.

Thank Anastasia R
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The Ensemble-memorial "Small Earth" is in Novorossiysk, on the Black Sea coast of the embankment of Admiral Serebryakov. It is part of the complex of the memorial "Heroes of the Great Patriotic War and Civil War of 1941-1945". The monument in its shape resembles the...More

Thank Sakura2l
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Great Patriotic War (World War 2) has huge significance to Russia. This is a magnificent memorial to the heroism of the fighters from both the outside and the internal displays.

Thank Katesgrove
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Looks impressive from the outside and worth taking pictures, but really small inside, and not much to see, i expected more exhibits, takes 5 minutes to explore it.

Thank JuliaZima
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Majestic in its size, emotional. If you want to reach it by foot, walking along the coastal road, be informed the road is blocked and under reconstruction. You reach a point where there are 2 roads (to separate them a gasoline station). Much better to...More

1  Thank Tajikat
Reviewed 24 December 2013

The Malaya Zemlya Memorial is a must-visit place in Novorossiysk. The thing is that this area played a great role in the World War 2 period of Novorossiysk - in February 1943 the Soviet Marines landed here in attempt to push the Nazi out of...More

2  Thank Konstantin M
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I cannot say that this monument is unique because of its architecture or design, but as the memory of people who lived in Novorossiysk and live nowadays and will live after us. Memory of history of hero-city!

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