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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square)

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Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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Ukraine, certainly Kiev, is big on memorials and public artworks. Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square or simply Maidan ("square") is one of the best. A large area is dedicated to the Ukrainian revolution of 2014 with all the dead remembered on a traffic-free roadside. A must...More

Thank NickJCarey
Reviewed 4 days ago

Out hotel is the one behind the Maidan Nezalezhnsti. We had a view of it every day & night and it's impressive. walk around the base of it and check out all the metal work.

Thank William E
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is always bustling and everyone is in a pleasant mood . The fountains are so pleasant on a hot day and the small children have so much fun playing that it makes everyone's mood better

Thank tmwsolak
Reviewed 6 days ago

For Ukrainians, it means a lot. For foreigners, it is a rather small square we have heard from the news and has a meaning therefore. But other than that, nothing to see or do there (there is a central Post office and some restaurants nearby)....More

Thank Joona S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit when in Kyiv. The significance alone is worth making your way here. A lot of vendors on the weekends, a lot of restaurants, underground mall with a good court. Hard to go wrong. Summertime they have the fountains going with music, must...More

Thank Wade R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Especially on weekends the kreshyatyk propose public concerts Orchestra and signers are in a Tribune on maidan Actually other kinds of activities unfortunately occured here but I will always remember Elton John concert Fantastic place

Thank PaulDouk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard to believe that 5 years ago this area looked like a war zone. Fantastic experience to see, especially at night!

Thank Edward d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must see when you are visiting Kiev, the site of their revolution started here, You can sense the energy of the people who started the overthrow of a corrupt Communist Government.

Thank danielcullen915
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got to Kyiv right during their Independence Day celebrations, so the whole area was covered in flags and stages, but it was still an amazing experience. This Square is so huge it takes a good deal of time to visit everything, there's an underground...More

Thank Dani L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There’s opportunity for a nice view of the central part of the city from this square, by climbing the steps at the back and looking down from the bridge. Plenty to observe and admire at ground level too with the main monument being a focal...More

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