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Independence Square, Minsk: Tours & Tickets

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Independence Square, Minsk 223050, Belarus
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, it might be interesting for those not acquainted with Soviet massive architecture and landscaping, but don't expect much from this. This is a huge square with a huge plateau (beneath which is a 3 storey underground mall) encircled with massive concrete governement and administrative...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank B1714D
Reviewed October 12, 2019

Incredibly huge square. Big squares are quite common here, but this is really super impressive. Central and famous, spend some time here!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Davide G
Reviewed October 3, 2019 via mobile

I loved see this square at night. The whole place is lit and looks very nice. I had the view from my hotel room. Quite special!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Pontinha2015
Reviewed September 8, 2019

This impressive square is very large, and also quite iconic. Definitely worth a visit on your trip to Minsk

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mark42139
Reviewed September 3, 2019

Recommend. Minsk public spaces and buildings are from another time. Mainly empty now, which is good compared to the crowds of many Eastern European cities.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank packcal
Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

The square is massive. The architecture is Soviet style which was interesting to see (I have not seen many before). There is the big Lenin statue facing the metro building. The Red Church is just few metres away. Then Minsk Hotel is at the end...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michelle B
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Well, so big area ! Must see sight in Minsk, easy to access, take some photos and this is it. The big statue of Lenin and the soviet style of buildings, square and street in the area can you travel in time. My opinion is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Antony P
Reviewed August 6, 2019

One of Minsk's most important squares, with the Parliament building, Lenin statue, the "Red Church", university buildings, etc. There is a shopping centre underneath. Easily-reachable on foot from the main train & bus stations, or by Polscha Lenina metro, or buses 1 & 100, as...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed August 2, 2019

yes in front of the building there is a big statue of the tovaricth Lenine don't forget we are in the brother country of Russia and one great place when it was USSR

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank tylkopolska
Reviewed July 30, 2019

I suppose a country must have a big square for having parades. Without the parades there was not much to see.

Date of experience: July 2019
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