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Sovetov Square, Ulan-Ude, Russia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very specific thing. Must see. Huge: height- 14m , the head itself- 7,7m, bronze, must be more than 40 tones

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Arina178
Reviewed August 12, 2019

If you are in Ulan ude you really can not miss it . Is the main attraction of the place and is really very big. Like it or not depends on the personal taste.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sergio pigoli p
Reviewed July 12, 2019

This is a famous statue of Lenin's head, in the main square of UU. (appropriately called Sovetov square, and surrounded by Soviet style buildings all around). You ought to see at least this statue, even if you are in UU for just a few hours....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alex J
Reviewed July 10, 2019

It may not be the largest statue of Lenin but at 7.7 metres tall it is the world's largest statue of his head. Built to commemorate his 100th birthday it dominates the city square.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Margaret W
Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

This is the biggest Lenin head in the world. He sits in Lenin square, it's a great place to watch people.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank shmeva44
Reviewed May 10, 2019

There's something special about lying on the grass, napping under this incredibly large monument. Quite an impressive sight.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Technic_Lee
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Its just a statue, worth a few photos! Couldnt get close to it due to a politics rally on the same day!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank OfficalWanderer
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Well, it looks great and you can take nice photos from Ulan Ude, original one, deffinately, in spite do you agree with Lenin toughts or not. Head was an exponat on some exibition ( in Canada I think), made for 100 Lenin's birthday. At the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Childish we know, but don’t let that stop you, putting the hat on the biggest Lenin head is a must do. You can’t miss this sight in Ulan Ude

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 356peterg
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Not much more you say. It's also the main sight in a pleasant city so you will not be able to miss it.

Date of experience: August 2018
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