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Shevchenko Park

Sumskaya St., 35, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Amazing monument to the poet of Ukraine

Great monument in a great city where I lived in 1998-1999 as a Peace Corps Volunteer. The monument... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2018
jeffrushka
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Okolona
Poetic Park

Cold and snowy the day we visited, but a lovely park with a fascinating statue dedicated to the... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2018
Seattletraveler98107
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Seattle, Washington
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“monument” (13 reviews)
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Sumskaya St., 35, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Great monument in a great city where I lived in 1998-1999 as a Peace Corps Volunteer. The monument is located on Sumskaya in Chevchenko Park.

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

Cold and snowy the day we visited, but a lovely park with a fascinating statue dedicated to the poetry of Shevchenko. Walk around the statue and take in the character of each individual.

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

Right on Sumska, this park is handy for getting in your daily tyeps. Clean and well maintained and I'm just sorry that when I was there in Dec 2017 the renovations were not yet complete. I'm sure that from spring onwards the flora will be...More

Thank 15MW
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Nice park to walk through, well maintained, colorful and photogenic. There is a statue for football fans as a reminder for the combined euro that was held together with Poland. We stayed in the hotel that was especially build for that event, really close to...More

Thank MichaelJPdeJong
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Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

This park is after big renovation which gives a big difference. Fully green, maintained, safe and clean Park. Pleasure to spend a time with nature. Well done city government!

Thank Valdis A
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful statue I think it tells the story of been poor to been wealthy .but not absolutely sure. Excellent for photo to take back home

Thank John D
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Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Here is the place I haven’t been to for a while, many good old memories and now that they have many renovations completed in the last few years, it’s even more pleasant to visit this place with my own children. Good job Kharkiv for keeping...More

Thank Tim O
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

In a very peaceful setting in a lovely park, you will find this incredible statuse of this poet Shevchekno akd on the statue, people he wrote about. Very lovely tribute to this infamos poet.

Thank bob k
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Shevchenko park !!!! Charming park with a sea of flowers,colorful,and beautiful,very clean and cozy!!!!! Either your a couple ,bunch of friends,or a family,it's the perfect place to visit..

2  Thank Elina H
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

It was closed by barriers for a long time. After about 7 months, I have visited Kharkiv again. They opened the park area. Half is full completed and really looking like a brilliant diamond of Kharkiv. I believe that, when they totally finish all restoration...More

2  Thank Nuri K
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