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The memories

Loved the way the names of the dead were collated and displayed. Great way to honour your heroes... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Cheta N
Worth a look

You get to see the eternal flame and are probably here to see the statue on top of the hills. The... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
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8 Jul 2018
“The memories”
4 Jul 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Loved the way the names of the dead were collated and displayed. Great way to honour your heroes, and something I respect.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Cheta N
Reviewed 4 July 2018

You get to see the eternal flame and are probably here to see the statue on top of the hills. The room itself is quite nice as well :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 773nicholasn
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This hall list all those from the Soviet army who lost their lives at the battle of Stalingrad. The names go on and on and on across the walls. The eternal flame remembers them as well as the guards standing in honor.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RoddyPayne
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Similar to the Eternal Flame, the Hall of Military Glory served as a stirring tribute to those killed. However, it even had the names of all the Soviet soldiers on the side, which poignantly reminds you that their victory was attained at a great cost....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Conan S
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

It is not an eternal fire only. The symbolism is so huge as grown up men have tears at eyes and bump goose skin.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GuideVolgograd
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This place is very impressive and the memory of the ones who died here is kept very well alive by the guard who is present. If you have the chance, wait for the change of the guards....

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

The Changing of the Guard happens 5 minutes before the hour. Take a position at the entrance to see the new guards marching down the steps a few minutes beforehand.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

We went to the Kurgan as part of a private tour to fulfill a longheld wish to see for ourselves the land over which so much blood was spilt in 1942/43 and we were not disappointed. The Changing of the Guard by young officer cadets...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

This is really part of Manaev Kurgan, so you will inevitably see it when you climb the hill. Nevertheless it's very impressive particularly at the changing of the guards which is every full hour.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank zurichgrad
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Try to get to see the changing of the guards. Very impressive and sombre. A moving tribute to those who fought and died here

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ginny T
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