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Kyiv Founders’ Monument

Navodnitskiy Park, Kiev, Ukraine
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 26, 2018
“Hard to get to”
Sep 11, 2017
“An impressive monument”
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Navodnitskiy Park, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Don't come here unless you have a GOOD plan on how to leave again. The monument is literally in the middle of nowhere besides a highway and not close to anywhere where taxis stop nor transportation nor wifi.

Thank vwh187
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

We found it rather hard to get to this without using Uber or a taxi. We took a metro to Dnipro station and just walked for quite a long time. The actual monument is from 1982 and was done by Vasyl Borodai. This place is...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This impressive monument represents the founders of the City of Kiev and is quite central and easy to access.

1  Thank gyanfernando
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Really expansive space. Not easily walkable to other monuments nearby, but worth the effort (cabs are inexpensive way to get there, less than 2-3 USD from most of the city).

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

A favorite place for a lot of wedding couples. They bring flowers to this monument. The reason is a mystery to me :)

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Visited this monument on the bank of Dniper River on our first day in Kiev. It is the statue of the founders of Kiev.This spot is also a great place to see the Motherland Statue situated on a high hill overlooking Kiev. You have a...More

Thank Gul C
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Certainly an amazing and awe-inspiring monument on top of the bridge that connects the Dnipro river with the west part of Kiev, I really loved the monuments as it indicate historical facts! To get there, you need to take the red line and exit on...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Kyi, Shchek, Khoryv - the brothers from the primary chronicle, who are said to have founded the city of Kiev... Very cool monument, worth visiting

Thank Gina N
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I started a river walk along the Dnieper at the Kyiv Founders' Monument recently and I thought it was a nice place to spend a little time watching the river and thinking about how old the city is. Like most monuments and historical sites, this...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Kyiv Founders’ Monument is very nice. It is located next to the river Dnieper. It is a must for visitors of the city of Kiev so be there and take pictures.

Thank Yossi N
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