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The man who built the harbour

This statue is at the quiet Eastern end of the famous Derybasivska Street which was named after de... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
John H
London, United Kingdom
Interesting monument in cozy corner of Deribasovska street

Most tourist is not aware of this place. Just go in direction of port, and and the very end of the... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
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10 Oct 2018
“The man who built the harbour”
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

This statue is at the quiet Eastern end of the famous Derybasivska Street which was named after de Ribas & is now home to many restaurants, cafes & shops. Jose de Ribas was a Spanish general who was responsible for building Odessa's harbour. The statue...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 2 September 2018

...and expect more...a nice statue, nothing special, good area, one from the sights of Odessa...must visit-photo sight !

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Antony P
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Most tourist is not aware of this place. Just go in direction of port, and and the very end of the street you will find this very interesting monument.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Plusz
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Must see while walking along the main Odesa street. Don't miss the yards in the beginning of the street and try to find monument to the Esperanto creator :)

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Pavel P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Another very special monument located near the Potemkin Steps! You can have a wonderful time seeing the surrounding area at the Lovers' Bridge, and also trees and grass areas! Have fun!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Take the time to stroll the avenue & take in all the local flavor. It takes very little time to see it, but De Ribas is a very important person in Odessa History.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank EH-Texas
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is my hometown so I love eveything about it including monument to Iosif De Ribas, he was very important person to develop Odessa and we appreciate eveything he is done for my city. I always enjoy walking Deribasovskaya street (pedestrian street in downtown!), stroll...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank MarynaR
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