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Exceptional artistry

Hand it to the Russians to make exceptional sculptures. Of course the Motherland is exquisite and... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
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Must see...Impressive statues....

This hill has a lot of monuments, Motherland calls, the biggest, the Eternal flame is very... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
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These momuments marks the area where the Soviet army defeated Hitler's army on the eastern front during World War II.
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Mamayev Kurgan, Volgograd 400005, Russia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Many war monuments and scultures line the steps climbing up to the impressive statue. Mamayev Hill is a must visit site if you visit Volgograd

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Elena C
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Hand it to the Russians to make exceptional sculptures. Of course the Motherland is exquisite and Ireviewed it elsewhere. But the overall quality of these monuments can't be denied.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LoveSunBeachMountain
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This hill has a lot of monuments, Motherland calls, the biggest, the Eternal flame is very impressive and then this monuments up 200 steps, a step for each day of the battle in Stalingrad now Volgograd. In Stalingrad they stopped the Germans (Natzy). Over 1...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jonpall001
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

This visit I enjoy with every sculpture and monument you feel all the sentiment about the war. The visit definitely worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank afmg-travel
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The meaning of memorial is too high for our nation and it is impossible to compare it with anything. Being in one step from total extermination the whole destroyed country, every person gave the last value they had to build it. You can feel and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Volgogradguide
Reviewed July 16, 2018

another beautiful monument to see on the way up to the main statue which is well worth the visit on a sunny day.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NorthWestJohno69
Reviewed June 27, 2018

the motherland calls is a must see attraction in Volgograd. The statue is huge and i was informed its the largest free standing statue in the world. it is breathe taking and all the monuments around it is cool ensure you are around for the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jeffrey O
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

A truly spectacular monument. Well worth walking up the 200 steps (a step for each day of the battle). There's also the eternal flame in the viewing hall - where there's the changing of the guard on the hour, ever hour.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jamie f
Reviewed June 23, 2018

When walking up to The Motherland Calls statue, you have monuments on all sides. It was poignant because you had quotes describing the bravery of the Red Army troops, in addition to audio recordings to set the tone. Honestly, I couldn't help but feel moved!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Conan S
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This memorial is a very fitting tribute to the members of the Red Army who died during the most significant battle of World War 2. I had always wanted to see it, and I was not disappointed. The Motherland Calls statue is a masterpiece. It...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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