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Monument to Catherine the Great and Founders of Odessa

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice square, right at the upper part of Potemkin stairs. Nice buildings, some restaurants and a good place to drink a beer and chill.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, this is a historically important and famous statue. Yes, it is worth a visit in the old town area of Odessa. But... you can see it and snaps the pics in about 10 minutes... unless you are a dedicated history buff and want to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful monument, left over by disappeared civilization that once populated this barbaric land. You have to give credit to modern barbarians that they did not touch this piece of art with their blood stained hands

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This monument is in the midst of other monuments and sights in the area. Within minutes, you'll find Potemkin Stairs and Statue of the Duc de Richeliev. There are many fantastic architectural buildings in this area and is worth taking a look at.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Built in 1900, and located on Ekaterininskaya Square amid architecturally significant buildings, this monument honors not only Catharine II, but four other prominent figures who took an active role in the birth of the town: Admiral Ribas, Prince Potemkin, Count Zubov, and engineer Wollant. Take...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is another landmark by which you can orient yourself or meet with companions. Not particularly monumental, it still is a useful point from which to orient yourself.

Thank NikoliGogol
Reviewed 27 June 2018

She is surrounded by great buildings and if you walk a little further you are at potemkin stairs. Just look both ways to get to the middle fo this monument!

Thank Leigh E
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Forget your preconceived notion that Odessa is like other cities in Ukraine. Feels like you are in Russia and this monument says it all. In the middle of a roundabout just up from the Potemkin Stairs.

Thank catherine560
Reviewed 10 May 2018

The importance of Catherine the Great is confirmed by the statue description in six languages. Situated in Odessa Square, the green building behind the statue is magnificent.

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 13 March 2018

One of the most historic and beautiful places in Odessa located at the beginning of Ekaterininskaya Street. Must see and visit , especially on a sunny day or early in the morning. Very popular among locals. Has good views on near by architecture and Odessa...More

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