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Monument of Yaroslav the Wise (Mudry)

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Statue located in the center of traffic circle. There’s no pedestrian crossing to the statue. This... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2014
Suwon, South Korea
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Yaroslav the Wise

The monument is located in the middle of town where it does not stand out as it is in the middle... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2012
Burlington, Vermont, United States
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  • Terrible1%
Jul 18, 2017
“Statue of city's founder placed in the middle of a busy traffic circle by the Spassky Monastery”
Apr 20, 2017
“its a historical and very inmportant place for every russian”
Ploshchad' Bogojavlenija, Yaroslavl 150040, Russia
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

Be prepared to see this statue of Yaroslavl the Wise in the traffic circle in Bogoyavleniya Square in the vicinity of the Spassy Monastery and Tserkov Orthodox Church. Our city tour bus slowed down going around this traffic circle so I was able not only...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

its a historical and very inmportant place for every russian. the monument you can see on 1000rubel bill.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Statue located in the center of traffic circle. There’s no pedestrian crossing to the statue. This statue is printed on 1000 luble bill. So you can take picture with 1000 luble bill in front of this statue. You can leave car in the free parking...More

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Reviewed December 25, 2013

This is a monument to the "founder" of Yaroslavl, however it is in the middle of the city traffic and at one end of a round about. The statue itself is nothing special but it deserves a better location.

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank Eaa1947
Reviewed October 11, 2012

The monument is located in the middle of town where it does not stand out as it is in the middle of traffic.

Date of experience: October 2012
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Reviewed March 7, 2012

The monument is not impressive that much. The location is inconvenient - it's in the middle of busy square, you can't get close to the monument.

Thank Maxim L
Reviewed October 18, 2011

Monument to the founder of Yaroslavl, Yaroslav the Wise, was recently in the middle of Bogoyavleniya Square (next to Spasso-Preobrazhenskiy or Transfiguration of the Savior Monastery). It is very compact and highly symbolic (a model of one of the towers of the old Kremlin, sword...More

Date of experience: November 2010
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