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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun to learn the Twelve Chairs tale here - along with the amusement of the chalked footsteps lining up to sit on chair, but with some veering off, not wanting to be bothered to wait. A metaphor there too.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JulieStoneybrook
Reviewed September 22, 2019

Put up on the edge of City Park. Lots of people posing for photos on the chair. You cannot appreciate why the chair is there unless you know of or read the satirical book "The 12 Chairs" by Odessian authors Lif and Petrov.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ShilohinBC
Reviewed September 3, 2019

The Chair stands in Drebasovskaya street, so you can't miss it. I read the Book, and watched the Movie several times, so I knew the meaning of the Monument.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank podluka
Reviewed August 27, 2019

Despite its apparent popularity, with people queuing in at day and night to sit on it and ask others to take their photographs, I could not understand the significance and purpose of doing so. evidently. It appeal to many for no clear reason. worth have...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Yasnabil
Reviewed August 9, 2019

quite famous and therefore almost always occuoied with people for photos.....especially on afternoon and evenings

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank busch63
Reviewed July 2, 2019

My friend saw this and jumped right up on the chair saying take my picture. I did and the flowers in the background set everything off splendidly

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank napacapt
Reviewed May 28, 2019

Yes, this chair needs to be visited and a photo taken. It is located in the City Garden, across from the ever necessary to visit Lviv Handmade Chocolate so it's right there. Based on a more recent story, The 12 Chairs, it tells the story...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank BikegoddessJulie
Reviewed May 10, 2019

Of course you want to sit there, not only you want to repeat the experience of the move of 12 chairs but also for good luck!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Yali L
Reviewed April 30, 2019

People line up to take picture of this chair. The twelfth... Jewelry was supposed to be hidden in it. However before the heroes of the book finds it, was already found and used

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank francien2015
Reviewed February 26, 2019

It is just a Bronze Chair...a copy of a famous chair that someone famous sat in )))...I cannot remember who it was and what the significance is (you will have to look it up on GOOGLE). It is situated in a park in Deribasavskaya St...it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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