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Address: Samara, Russia
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The name of the square is KUIBYSHEV Square!!!

I am sorry but there are two spelling mistakes.Will you correct them please?KUIBYSHEV Square is a favourite place for many citizens. It is really very spacious and it is great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Fort Worth, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Worth a quick look and photos. Nearby flea and large food markets and parks are more interesting. To the northwest is a park with great views of the Volga River and the brewery area.

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Samara, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

I am sorry but there are two spelling mistakes.Will you correct them please?KUIBYSHEV Square is a favourite place for many citizens. It is really very spacious and it is great to ride a bike or roller skate here. In winter there is a huge New Year tree and big ice figures in the centre of it . Children are also... More 

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Norsholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I Heard it is the largest Squares in Europe, and it might be. Took a long time to walk all the way and you have to be on a long distande to take a Picture of the opera house. You will se markings on the ground/asfault indicating the lines all millitary parades will have. Nice and impressive.

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

The square is huge and the buildings around it impressive as well. It's quite easy to find, no problem with that. I guess you can combine it with your theatre visits to see it. We saw it on celebrations of "Samara Day" and it was quite crowded as there was a streetball tournament. But be prepared there isn't much to... More 

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Samara, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Nice square with big "platz" for demonstrations and military parades. Was place of the Great Parade on 07.12.1941, when German army was close to Moscow. Soviet Government and foreign diplomatic missions was evaqated to Samara, and they saw the Parade, which demanstarte the powerfulness, force and strength of Soviet Army.

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Samara, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Kubychev Square is the city of Samara's main square with the Opera and Balley Theatre located right there. Altough it is the largest square in Europe, it is just a square that may be worth looking up if you are in the area anyway. The Drama Theatre, the Strukovsky Park, and the Volga River are within walking distance from there.

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Samara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Great example of Stalins time architecture. Bigest square complex in Europe and a nice place to take photos! Very interesting experience! Strongly recommend to visit. It is quite near in 5 minutes walk from the Drama theater - one of the symbols of Samara.

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Samara, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

this is the old name for Samara. often they have art exhibitions here and beautiful ice sculptures in winter. there is also a friut and veg market here on Sat. Also a huge statue

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