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Monument to Lenin

| Park DS Trud, Irkutsk, Russia
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Monument in city center

I f you will move to Irkutsk probably you will see this monument to Lenin. It is located in one of... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2017
Marcolino S
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Macerata, Marche, Italy
Another Lenin statue

The most interesting aspect is its continued presence on the main avenue called Lenin Street. The... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2017
Har45
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Aug 23, 2017
“Monument in city center”
Jul 8, 2017
“Another Lenin statue”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Park DS Trud, Irkutsk, Russia
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

I f you will move to Irkutsk probably you will see this monument to Lenin. It is located in one of the most big avenue in the city. The monument is nothing of special, maybe just to spend few minutes in front.

Thank Marcolino S
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Reviewed July 9, 2017

The most interesting aspect is its continued presence on the main avenue called Lenin Street. The statue is typical of Lenin statues with outstretched hand pointing to the future. If you have never seen a Lenin statue and you are in Irkutsk, take a look.

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

You really can't miss this giant statue on the corner of two main streets. I wouldn't go out of my way to see it, but since it's in such a prominent location it is worth taking a closer look if you are walking by. It...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2017

This statue to Lenin is very traditional in Russia. It's a nice statue and in a nice square. Nothing too special, but nice all the same.

Thank KeenanL
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

As far as statues go, this is a good one! My first day in Irkutsk I remember walking past this statue and thinking "I've arrived. I'm really in Russia". I still feel that way every time I pass it.

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Reviewed August 20, 2016

A huge statue but nothing in particular to recommend it, although there are some decent tourist shops directly behind it and the Lenin St Coffee has excellent wifi.

Thank darknepenthe
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Reviewed July 18, 2016

He stands with arm raised as in many statues around Russia. One cannot help but recognize the founder of Russia and thus the Soviet Union.

Thank Bonnie H
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Reviewed January 21, 2016

It was an interesting to see Lenin`s statue in Irkutsk and because we do not have his statue anymore in Mongolia.Used to have but took it down.

Thank oso_guide
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