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Address: Between Zolotovoritska and Reiters'ka Streets, Kiev, Ukraine

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I love this monument. I really cant explain why...may be from the cartoon, may be cuz it very creatively made from screws....but everytime I am near that place, i try to come to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I love this monument. I really cant explain why...may be from the cartoon, may be cuz it very creatively made from screws....but everytime I am near that place, i try to come to vist this little hedgehog) But you must hurry, if you want to see him....very soon, he will be moved to another place due to some stupid (i... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

It's actually south of the cathedral. Look for a small triangular park with a man on a horse. It's across the road.

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Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Very creative piece of art made with wood. and spikes. There are also cats that were made with the same materials scattered through out the centre in Kiev. Nearby Zolota Volota station there are 3-4. Definitely one of the most beloved places on earth! Visited back in Oct 2013.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Just a fun statue in a country that has far too many serious ones. Worth a look if you're in the area but don't go too far out of your way.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Statue is cute with screws simulating the spikes, but nothing special, not worth the trip. 200 meters from golden gate, not easy to find.

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Kyiv, Kyyivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

In 2003 "Hedgehog in the Fog" won the "#1 Animated film of all the time" at "All time animation best 150 in Japan and Worldwide" contest in Tokyo, Japan. I bet Japanese know stuff about animation)) Other reviews even provide the link to the video on Youtube - so why not check it out. A cartoon, that every Soviet kid... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

At the top of the hill by the Ukraine / Russian monument this little chap sits. You can put money in, touch him and wish for your hearts desires. A quirky statue

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Kiev, Ukraine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

It's kind of cute, but small, and really not worth going out of your way for. Not worth your time unless you are walking past anyway.

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Whittier, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

So this may not be worth a trip to see but it is near the Golden Gate so you might as well plan your route accordingly. There is a fun cartoon about a Hedgehog and this is a monument to it. Pretty straight forward. You can watch the cartoon here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRsXU4Q6a0Q

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Very nice monumet to the character of old Soviet (but not Soviet by its content) cartoon. Moving for everyone who seen the film.

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Address: Between Zolotovoritska and Reiters'ka Streets, Kiev, Ukraine
Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev

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