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Tartu Statue of Liberty - Kalevipoeg

Vabaduse Puiestee, Tartu, Estonia
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Epic hero

Almost a century ago, when Estonians become independent and free for a very first time in modern... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
DejanNS72
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Novi Sad, Serbia
Kalevipoeg, the statue of liberty in Tartu

Beautiful and a great monument for memory of Estonian Liberty War 1918-1920. On the statue you can... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
Alvar S
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Nov 4, 2017
“Epic hero”
Jul 7, 2016
“Kalevipoeg, the statue of liberty in Tartu”
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Vabaduse Puiestee, Tartu, Estonia
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Almost a century ago, when Estonians become independent and free for a very first time in modern times, they decided to erect a monument of Liberty. Liberty was presented through epic hero Kalevipoeg. However, this sculpture is not of very high artistic value and why...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and a great monument for memory of Estonian Liberty War 1918-1920. On the statue you can see the look of Estonian national hero Kalevipoeg. In souther Estonia you can find a lot of places that are linked to this hero.

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Reviewed 3 July 2015

These two statues, the War of Independence monument (heroic statue of Kalevipoeg ) and the head-and-shoulders bust of FR Kreutzwald (author and father of Estonian national literature) are located almost side-by-side for good reasons in the narrow park separating Vabaduse Puistee (street) from the Emajõgi...More

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