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The Glory Square

Gorkogo St., Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Sakhalin, Russia
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Great WW2 monuments

Glory Square was dedicated in 1980, to honour Soviet soldiers who died during the battle of... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Andrew M
Typically Russian and a Great Memorial

No-one weeps for her millions of dead like 'Mother Russia'. This memorial parkland and monument has... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2017
Wanderering1
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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“eternal flame” (3 reviews)
“heroes” (2 reviews)
“battle” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Gorkogo St., Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Sakhalin, Russia
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"tanks"
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Glory Square was dedicated in 1980, to honour Soviet soldiers who died during the battle of Sakhalin and the Kuriles in WW2. The centerpiece of the Square is a bronze sculpture of two sailors representing the fallen in the Kuril Islands battle and a soldier...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

No-one weeps for her millions of dead like 'Mother Russia'. This memorial parkland and monument has the sombre, eyes down-cast statue of 'Mother Russia' and the heroic statues of the soldiers of the armed forces plus the eternal flame. It also has a couple of...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2017

It's very nice place to walk on weekends with the family and dogs... I liked to visit this place....

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Reviewed June 16, 2016

We have visited this spot on 5 June 2016 via the land tour from the cruise trip with Diamond Princess. It was about 45 minutes driving distance from the port at Korsakov. The spot should be viewed as a park next to the main road...More

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