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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 10, 2014

Wonderful job in memorializing the fallen soldiers and struggle of the Uzbek people. Great place to wander to gather your thoughts as long as not any officials or VIPs are coming by. Thumbs up here. Book of fallen soldiers in WWII was touching. Fabulous statues,...More

5  Thank Retired_Miami
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Reviewed November 25, 2011

This square is surrounded by different styles of architecture and it has lots of wide open spaces. A lovely spot in the middle of a busy city

2  Thank adnerb62
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place for peace and quiet and I really liked the water features, they made what could be a boring spot into a special place

Thank Davancar
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Just a nice walk but not much to see. This place attracts lots of weddings and you will see a few when you visit.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed August 30, 2018

The square is packed with monuments and fountains, including a particularly impressive one with 500 water jets. First the site of a fortress in the mid 19th century, it later became a parade ground for the military and for workers' processions on national holidays. The...More

Thank Adele M
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Uzbekistan is lovely. we had a great time and this is one of the sites you would want to see. Beautiful.

Thank pmpm
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, some of the parts are closed during our visit so we cannot comment much on this place. Good to drop by though as it can be accessed directly via metro.

Thank Andromedra
Reviewed June 29, 2018

The Independence Square in Tashkent is huge but not your usual Soviet-style square although you can still get a sense of its past here. Nice walking paths and well tended gardens, worth spending some time here even just to check out the local scenery.

Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Currently being restored and most of the park is closed. When restored, it will be an excellent park to visit

Thank PGIT
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

As every country has their own squares, this place quite different with it ia own point of view. Kind a interesting

Thank Ahrorbek A
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

This place is beautiful, clean and peaceful. I stayed here for only 15 min because I was on a hop on-hop off tour bus, but would have stayed longer and taken more pictures. Must see while in Tashkent

Thank Sheila500
Reviewed May 29, 2018

very clean and green. very well manicured gardens. interesting place to spend an hour. the landscaping is very well done

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