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As you walk the steps up to the top of the memorial complex, take a look at the scenes carved in... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2019
shmeva44
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Moscow, Russia
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The ruins are leading you to the Motherland

Seeing these iron Soviet people you understand the deeds! You cannot move them even a little. The... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Volgogradguide
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Volgograd, Russia
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Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

As you walk the steps up to the top of the memorial complex, take a look at the scenes carved in stone.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank shmeva44
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Seeing these iron Soviet people you understand the deeds! You cannot move them even a little. The faces are very serious and severe. Don't joke with them as they contain a lot of Russian/Soviet spirit. No, they are the spirit.Too friendly nation hating injustice. These...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

With battle music and running commentary as you walk up the steps this is another must see if you like your history.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NorthWestJohno69
Reviewed June 30, 2018

This is part of the monuments commemorating the Battle of Stalingrad and all that it represents - death, sacrifice, heroism, pain, fear, horror... It was an incredible point of reflection for me and a wonderful reminder of Russian sacrifice and suffering in WWII The wall...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

On the way up to see The Motherland Calls, you have to walk past here. You know what you're going to see, but nonetheless you feel in awe of the tribute that is the ruins. On both sides of you, you see elegantly carved figures...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Conan S
Reviewed June 8, 2018

This demands a good few hous to analyse carefully - there are hundreds of visual stories and hundreds of questions to be asked and answered. Such pride in the courageous and heroic 'everyday' warriors of Stalingrad

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

The sculpted wall art is really good and this is part of going up to or down from the Monument. There is recording in Russian but you would need the skills to understand it.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed September 1, 2016

This is another piece of this historical sight that tell so much about the history of the German invasion of Russia and the battle for what is now Volgograd.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed January 3, 2016

Beautiful, imponent and by a park. There is music from the communist days playing that goes with the whole scenery. Good place to visit and for a nice walk. It is the entrance to the Mamaev's monument. It is easy to reach the entire site...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Erza_Dz
Reviewed June 28, 2015

There will be two big walls on each side as you go on the steps towards the "Motherland Calls". And each wall is unique, it has statues and inscriptions. Impressive

Date of experience: May 2015
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