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Statue of the Duc de Richelieu: Tours & Tickets

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Prymorskyi Boulevard, 7, Odessa 65000, Ukraine
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i think the location of the statue in the center of the streets, boulevard and potemkin stairs is what make it unique

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not much to say = I would not go out of my way to see this statue but if you are close by it is worth a photo stop.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank idealjourney
Reviewed 4 August 2019

This statue is sited at the top of the Potemkin steps . It's well worth a look and gives rise to an explanation of what this French noble was doing in far away Tsarist lands.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Mark Benjamin L
Reviewed 2 July 2019

This is a very cool statue by the park and steps. It seemed many people go up to it, touch it and make a wish

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 29 May 2019

The statue of Richelieu (family of the famous Cardinal) shows a roman figure in a much later era . Being moved to Odessa he meant a lot to the city

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank francien2015
Reviewed 11 May 2019

At this point, we know a great Man to be remembered. It is really interesting that everyone touches the money, none finds the bag of endless resources useful....get to touch the bag on the other side as well.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Yali L
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This statue provides an interesting insight into the history of Odessa and its links to Western Europe. Its is located in a busy area of bars

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is not the same one as in The Three Mosqueteres. Also French. Was the founder of the city. Looks on the see just above the Potemkin stairs.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Haim S
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This statue of the Duc de Richelieu, wearing a Roman toga, stands in the most commanding position at the top of the Potemkin Steps, looking out to the Black Sea. He was an aristocrat, fleeing the French Revolution,who became the first Governor of Odessa between...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank John H
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The statue is considered to be one of Odessa's main attractions. It stands at the Potemkin Stairs and looks over the harbor. Richelieu escaped the French Revolution, and remained Odessa's governor for 11 years. Please go near the statue and study its details. (It is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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