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Duke de Richelieu monument

Primorsky Boulevard, Odessa, Ukraine
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Primorsky Boulevard, Odessa, Ukraine
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

That monument will stay and make people happy another long-long time. First of all that is legendary person, from other hand (due to Odessa's humor) you could be surprise if look on Duke from a luke-slot...

Thank Алексей К
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The celebration of Odessa's birthday on the 2nd September centred around this statue. After the formalities were over the party began & went on all weekend.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The monument of the founder of Odessa. It is on the very top of the Potemkin stairs, on the way from Passenger Port up to Primorskiy Bulvar.

Thank Sergiy M
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Duke de Richelieu monument is located at the port area of Odessa. The statue is very nice and good pictures can be shoot with him.

Thank Yossi N
Reviewed 24 August 2016

looking toward the city very beautyful, facing toward the potemkin steps not the best view... all in all worth a visit though

Thank Langer M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The Duke of de Richelieu took part in the development of the port city of Odessa, although not so much. Residents respected him because after his death, a monument built. The Duke looks to the sea and the port. Below the monument - Potemkin Stairs....More

Thank OlenaKyivCity
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Because of it location it is a very popular spot for photos and public gatherings in Odessa. Always a busy area it is easy to include a look while you see wonderful Odesa!

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Visit to Odessa is incomplete if you haven't come to Duke! It's a symbol of the city, place to meet friends etc.

Thank vmilman
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Duc de Richelieu's statue sits at the top of the Potemkin Steps. On it there is a frieze of a bag of gold that people rub for good luck. He's oddly dressed in a toga.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This statue is at the top of the Potemkin Steps and I thought that he would be taller. Instead, he was extremely short. The photos I saw must have been taking by a photographer who was lying on the ground and looking up.

Thank RSGrosse1
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