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The Lenina Square

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Address: Krasnyj prospekt | Metro Ploshchad' Lenina, Novosibirsk, Russia
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One of my favourite places in Novosibirsk, Ploshad' Lenina. Great place to relax on one of the benches if the weather is nice or go get tickets to see Russian Ballet! Novosibirsk... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my favourite places in Novosibirsk, Ploshad' Lenina. Great place to relax on one of the benches if the weather is nice or go get tickets to see Russian Ballet! Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theatre is right there!

Thank Anya B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This apparently is where everyone hangs out on a nice evening. Includes the mandatory Lenin statue, the nearby opera house, and lots of open space. Surprised to see so many skateboards.

Thank Kirbyk
Fribourg, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

A stop at Lenin square is an absolute must for all first-time visitors of Novosibirsk. Have a stroll around, also on the other side of the busy street passing by.

Thank tunewitsch
Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting square with nice statues next to the Opera, but nothing to go out of your way to get to. But if you are walking by, you should make a short stop!

Thank tuvagr
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Hell of a lot of history round this area , liked the fact u go under ground to cross the road , once underneath it's like a shopping mall .

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Basic square with a statue of Lenin you find in almost every soviet city. Nice parks near the square and easy to get to by metro. Good place to get a few photos. There are nice small shops near the metro entrance in the tunnel.

Thank Otto K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Big square , with Lenin and other statues . Opera house is adjusted to the square .no cafes or restaurants around as someone would expect.

Thank HarisThes
Wodonga, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Peaceful afternoon walking around the statues of Lenin and past/ future Figures. Impressive view of the Opera house while standing in front of the statues.

Thank ozitis
Novosibirsk, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

A large and beautiful space with the large Opera and Ballet Theatre as a back drop, there are huge statues gracing the centre that date back to Soviet times, surrounded by historical buildings including the Novosibirsk Museum, there are beautiful formal gardens in the centre and it is a great place to walk and relax both winter and summer, recently... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

At first I was put off by Novasibirsk due to working at a hockey arena and it seemed the staff and players hated Americans and gave our crew nothing but trouble..along with dry ice to chill our drinks. The next day I walked to the park, memorial park, Lenin Square, The House Of Lenin, and the Cathedral. A nice half... More 

Thank Rick S

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