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Hetman Bohdan Khmelnitsky Monument

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Sophiyska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

This is in the Square by St. Sophia's church. Our friend gave us a history lesson and was very informative.

Thank William E
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Just another monument in a city dotted with monuments everywhere. This one is ok and has some interest.

Thank Brenton K
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This square is between two amazing cathedrals and worth taking a look. There is no real explanation around it which is a shame, 1888 is an important year though, seems the year it was erected and the General is celebrated in Ukrainian history and this...More

Thank RichardUpshall
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

It's not an attraction by itself, but a good contribution to Sofiyska square and the city center. Certainly should pass by it

Thank Jan V
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Again a nice place just to walk around and experience this city. Their statues are very large and overwhelming and kind of depict a very dark time for this country

Thank Jim C
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Special note is the direction of the mace he is holding it was turned around from pointing to Moscow when the soviets ruled the land

Thank demetriusTesla
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Beautiful place to people watch, but absolutely avoid any interaction with the people in costume or offering their birds or other animals for photographs. You'll find they can be very friendly and even offer you advice on what to see and do, but then demand...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Nice statue on the square, suits the historic site. Well maintain with the church on side side and St. Michael cathedral on the otherside

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

The statute raises awareness of a significant 17th Century figure that partially ‘resulted in the creation of a state led by the Cossacks of Ukraine.’ The statue is best seen at night, with lighting, as in the day it looks a bit tilted.

Thank jcwbesq
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is a great statue which sits in an amazing square. While we were there, there was a celebration of Easter with kiosks serving food and drink. Also amazing large painted eggs and rabbits by private citizens

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