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'The Motherland Calls' Sculpture

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Mother Russia at her fiercest

Must visit if you are in Russia. The city of Stalingrad now called volgograd has seen the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Must Visit. Sobering. Stunning.

This absolutely huge, defiant, female hill-top statue is a must-visit in Volgograd. Absolutely sums... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Lenina Ave. | Mamaev Kurgan, Volgograd 400005, Russia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Must visit if you are in Russia. The city of Stalingrad now called volgograd has seen the bloodiest battle in the history of mankind . It's a colossal statue on the banks of the Volga river urging the sons of Russia to rise and fight!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This absolutely huge, defiant, female hill-top statue is a must-visit in Volgograd. Absolutely sums up the Russian defiance to the Nazis. There are the graves of famous combatants lining the route up the hill; at the base of the path is the tomb of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Volgograd has a very important history so as she the Motherland Calls. She is the highest sculpture I’ve seen in my life an she is remarkably beautiful. One thing you cannot miss if you are visiting the south.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

This huge statue higher than the statue of liberty was built to commemorate the battle of Stalingrad. Be prepared to climb many steps to reach the statue

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

You will be awed by her size once you realize how big she is. You will be struck by her beauty once you see her up close. You will gaze upon her with wonder once you take in her message. It is an extraordinary piece...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I wanted to see it with my own eyes. If you happen to be in Volgograd, go there before the sunset. So that you walk up the stairs and into the tomb with the eternal fire while it is still daylight and climb the hill...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We travelled from Moskau for one day to see this monument and it is wonderful! Its worth to go there and visit this historically important place. Absolutely magnificent and special.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Great visit to tis area including eternal flame and statue, beautifu church near statue as well, many other smaller statues paying tribute to heors of the battle of Stalingrad. Must visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful monument to the fallen very humbling, these Russians sure can do a monument, simply a must on your trip

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I have been interested in the Battle of Stalingrad for quite a while and I had the opportunity visit with Sputnik Tours - Stalingrad Battlefield Tours. Visiting Motherland Calls was a part of our 3 day tour. I have been to many war memorials all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
it was clear of scaffolding during my visit in early April. Agree with the above reviewer; the site is impressive & well worth a visit.