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'The Motherland Calls' Sculpture

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Most Impressive War Memorial

I have been interested in the Battle of Stalingrad for quite a while and I had the opportunity... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gregory W
Key Largo, Florida, United States
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Wow...Spectaculare...must see

Totally amazing ..... Motherland calls, Mamaev Kurgan, is 85 meters high of a woman who walks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lenina Ave. | Mamaev Kurgan, Volgograd 400005, Russia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been interested in the Battle of Stalingrad for quite a while and I had the opportunity visit with Sputnik Tours - Stalingrad Battlefield Tours. Visiting Motherland Calls was a part of our 3 day tour. I have been to many war memorials all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally amazing ..... Motherland calls, Mamaev Kurgan, is 85 meters high of a woman who walks through with a raised sword. The statue is considered to represent an image of the motherland, calling upon his sons and daughters to tighten themselves and defend against the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The biggest cement statue in the world, Mamayev Hil (Mother Russia) is tall 82 mt Right walking up from the downtown barely two keys north. Staring on religious silent the human sacrifice into the Mamaya War Memorial, changing guards every hours

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mighty Statue remembering the tragic moments of II world war and the patriottism of russians in defending their motherland ...Very touching statue and place.....

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the highest point of the city sits this tribute to the million or more who lost their lives in the battle. The statue and area around it are breathtaking and somber reminders of the past. Don’t miss it.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Towering over the town and a must visit attraction, we were not disappointed by what we saw. While there are other monuments and the eternal flame to see around the monument, there are limited facilities for food and rest in the vicinity. One should come...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018

This is the MUST GO, if you are staying in Volgograd. Take your time and walk to this sculpture from the main road. On your way is a hall of glory, where is nice to see the guard, when they are changing, I think that...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

You cant but help feel the energy as you walk in and around the park with the Mother Africa statue ... and monument to fallen soldiers ... a definite tick job on the bucket list .....

1  Thank N12Bee
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Let me just say that this place is perfect. I visited it 3 or 4 times. Yes, because you should see how the statue looks in different day timings. I took a lot of amazing shots of the statue with my camera. You may do...More

Thank Israa E
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Wish no war in world again. Impressive place that completely show the reality of Stalingrad Battle in WWII. one of my best and wonderful experiences that will never be forgotten and i still impressed.

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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
it was clear of scaffolding during my visit in early April. Agree with the above reviewer; the site is impressive & well worth a visit.