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Princess Olha Monument

Mikhailovska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Mikhailovska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

In the center of the monument is Princess Olga of Kiev who was known for wiping out the Drevlians, a tribe that killed her husband, Igor of Kiev,

Thank AAHolt
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Princess Olha was a first Christian ruler of Kyivan Rus. She was born around 890 and died around 969.

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Its next to the Archangel Michael’s Church and check out the story of Her. You should see this statue to understand what makes Ukrainians as a Ukranian

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Definitely worth a stop if you're in the area to see St. Michael's. The monument includes Princess Olga in the middle, an early ruler of the city of Kiev. On the left is St. Andrew and on the right are two men who brought the...More

Thank Tom H
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The white marble monument of Princess Olga, surrounded by the Statue of St Andrew, St. Cyrill and St. Mephodius is on the Mikhailovska square. The sculptural group is just across the Archangel Michael Gold-domed cathedral. Hard to miss it, When you visiting St. Michael or...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

I would rate the Princess Olha monument less spectacular compared to the Hetman Bohdan sculpture, but since those two are located so closely next to each other, does it not hurt to walk the couple of hundred meters to catch a short glimpse of this...More

Thank Harald G
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Ukraine could improve it's historical places for English-speaking tourists by incorporating QRC codes by each monument which then directs the user to the respective Wikipedia site. That's how I learned about the rich history behind this monument...and it IS significant! That said, I should probably...More

Thank Anthony T
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Nice monument to the patron saints of the city. Princess Olga in the middle. The 2 guys on the right are the ones to create the alphabet for the Russian/Ukrainian language. Saint Andrew is on the left looking like he's ordering a taxi

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Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is a very nice monument to see, however, as someone not very versed in the history of Ukraine, I'm afraid I didn't fully appreciate it as someone who has a wealth of knowledge would.

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

This is the monument to Kyivan Rus’ princess and Orthodox saint Olha, the wife of Prince Ihor and mother of Sviatoslav I Ihorovych. Olha was the first Kyivan Rus’ ruler to become a Christian. It is located in the very picuresque place on Mykhailivska Square...More

Thank Nadiya K
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