Taras Shevchenko Statue
St Nicholas Church
Beautiful, fortress-style St Nicholas Church is situated on Monastyrsky Island.
With its glistening gold spire and dome, Preobrazhensky Cathedral is a classical structure dating from 1830 to 1835. This is...
South of Shevchenko Park is pl Zhovtneva (pl Oktyabrskaya), site of the excellent History Museum, which has large visually attractive...
True to its name, this is an underground maze of corridors and halls, each with its own bar and soundtrack. Don't buy the full ticket...
An uber-cute 20th-century nostalgia place without hammers and sickles – think visiting a Soviet granny back in the 1970s. Savour your...
Taras Shevchenko Statue information
Crossing the bridge to the island you immediately come face-to-face with a Taras Shevchenko statue the immense size of which would put most Lenin statues to shame.