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Hetman Bohdan Khmelnitsky Monument

Sophiyska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Sophiyska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The monument is impressive, but in the end, it is just a monument. Unless you have someone sharing the story of it, it is a photo among other photos. It is near Saint Sophia Cathedral.

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a rather unimpressive and centrally located monument to an Ukrainian kozzak. The monument is dramatically lit after dark.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated on a main square, with a beautiful cathedral in the background, this monument was very impressive and great to photograph from any angle, the square itself seems to have plenty going on as well, and is accessible for wheelchair-users, if a little bumpy at...More

Thank Nicola A
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This monument is in the centre of kiev which is easy to get to many locations all the cathedral are in this area and the culture centre of Kiev well worth going to the are square a lot of little Square around this area to...More

Thank Jack e
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Nice monument for a great man. Everyone should see polish movie "With fire and sword" where he is one of the central figures.

Thank Maris Z
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The cossack leader Chmelnitsky may still be a kind of national symbol of Cossack indipendence, but was a fierce anti-semite. No need to leave flowers (and nobody does, actually).

Thank reinier s
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Monument must see to one of the Great Ukrainians. Monument themselves is nice. Another "must see" places around.

Thank Vadym P
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Centrally located, inspiring and glorious moment as symbol of Ukraine's fight for the independence! Conveniently located and attached to St. Sophia Church,- a must see spot in Kyiv

Thank Shamborovsky
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Nice monument in the main Sophia cathedral square - you can't miss it as it is between that church and St. Michael's Church on the other side. Nice walk to have in the spring or summer time.

Thank WpgLuke
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Visited here first in Aug 2012 then again last month, it was one of the MUST SEE places in Kyiv, Ukraine! Why? Because there are two of the most famous cathedrals are located here by the Sophiyskaya Square! The St. Michael's and St. Sophia's. The...More

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