Taras Shevchenko Statue
Kharkiv Art Museum
Kharkiv's most famous museum owns one of many versions of Ilya Repin's Zaporizhsky Cossacks Writing a Letter to the Turkish Sultan, ...
Central Shevchenko Park is one of those post-Soviet parks where you can sit for hours watching families boarding the kiddy train,...
Statute of Lenin
Expensive and exclusive Metropol dedicates itself to gourmet European cuisine. Its popular outdoor terrace brings you eye to eye with...
Lonely Planet review
Locals are perhaps overly proud of this statue. Yes, it’s big and it does portray the heroic poet surrounded by 16 peasants, Cossacks and other Ukrainians representing the national history. However, it’s also rather brutalist and is only softened by Shevchenko Park.