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Park Named After Panfilov’s 28 Guardsmen

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice park to spend the afternoon. Statues are great and reflects the history of the city. Grab your coffee and grab the kids for a delightful afternoon.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is pretty hard to miss, it's a central feature of the city of Almaty. It's an interesting monument in the Soviet style, commemorating the dead of WWII and the sacrifices made by Kazakhs. (Mind you, Kazakhs today think they took the brunt of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

This park is located at the center of the city. A medium sized park with a historical chuch and a monument about second world war. This churh and the monument must be seen. Also there are some different (outdoor) activities for small children.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

I am privileged to be visiting this beautiful park every time I am in Almaty, this park is the crown jewel of Almaty history, the church, the trees, the soviet people sacrifices, the monument of unknown solder and pigeons and squirrels living permanently on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

Amazing sculpture, captures the spirits of immense sacrifice, struggle and perseverance. Read the names on the cubes that line the central path too. Some died very young.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Niki S
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

The park contains the monument to commemorate the soldiers during the World War II. The eternal flame is here. Messages are written in both Russian and Kazakh.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Went to Panfilov,s Park Well worth a visit It was an overcast as day of our visit however glad I made the effort to visit the park

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Glenn002
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

I am amazed by the sculptures. They are huge and very powerful. The park is sandwiched between the military history museum, musical instrument museum and the very colorfully domed cultural center/church.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

This park is a lovely walk through history. Many memorials to Kazakhs who served (probably conscripted) during the various wars. They are proud of their history. The imposing soviet style sculpture of warriors from Russia, KZ, etc. was very intimidating, but fascinating. Local musicians played...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Another peaceful park in leafy Almaty but with the added bonus of many monuments and sculptures. The Ascension Cathedral (under renovation as of 2018) and alley of trees planted by visiting heads of state are just a couple. The huge WW2 monument of the 28...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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