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The Lenina Square

Krasnyj prospekt | Metro Ploshchad' Lenina, Novosibirsk, Russia
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What would we do if no Lenin Square

Thank goodness for Lenin and the leaders who established these landmarks Impressive statue but I... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2017
Richard K
Auckland, New Zealand
via mobile
Small and nice

Lenina Square has sculptures and a small park. The sculptures are elevated on platforms, which you... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2017
Sunny D
Austin, Texas, United States
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Krasnyj prospekt | Metro Ploshchad' Lenina, Novosibirsk, Russia
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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Thank goodness for Lenin and the leaders who established these landmarks Impressive statue but I still think the statue in Ulan Ude is better and definitely more impressive A great place to sit, observe and watch the world go by

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Lenina Square has sculptures and a small park. The sculptures are elevated on platforms, which you can walk around on. The small park has trees and grass. A path and some benches are also in the park. The Square stands in front of a nice...More

1  Thank Sunny D
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

You'll see this sight any time you're downtown Novosibirsk- it's the landmark in front of opera and ballet theatre with statues of Lenin, the soldiers and workers of Russia. During the summer Lenin street is closed for vendors, music and strolling through the crowds. At...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

I visited Novosibirsk during my Transsib trip. Took very nice pictures of the Lenin Memorial during the day and also sunset + nice place for taking pictures + cost nothing + directly on a metro station and the opera house

Thank Hannes182
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Very wide, big, and crowded in the summer, Lenina Square is definitely dedicated to the great revolutionary leader: Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. Expect to see concerts from time to time there as well as street shows.

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed March 28, 2017

This is the main square of the city. I like to walk in there to see people. Also on that square Opera House located. I saw different days different activities there. Even one day some elderly people gathered with Red flags and trying to bring...More

Thank Bold-Erdene
Reviewed January 17, 2017

One of my favourite places in Novosibirsk, Ploshad' Lenina. Great place to relax on one of the benches if the weather is nice or go get tickets to see Russian Ballet! Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theatre is right there!

Thank Anya B
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

This apparently is where everyone hangs out on a nice evening. Includes the mandatory Lenin statue, the nearby opera house, and lots of open space. Surprised to see so many skateboards.

Thank Kirbyk
Reviewed September 7, 2016

A stop at Lenin square is an absolute must for all first-time visitors of Novosibirsk. Have a stroll around, also on the other side of the busy street passing by.

Thank tunewitsch
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Interesting square with nice statues next to the Opera, but nothing to go out of your way to get to. But if you are walking by, you should make a short stop!

Thank tuvagr
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