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Shevchenko Park

Sumskaya St., 35, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Beautiful

This park is an absolute delight in spring/summer. I have never seen better floral displays. Couple... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
Catagory
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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break-dancing festival

when we went there was a youth break-dancing festival by the theatre at one end of the park. its... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2018
david w
,
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“spring summer” (3 reviews)
“city centre” (3 reviews)
“nice place” (3 reviews)
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Sumskaya St., 35, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This park is an absolute delight in spring/summer. I have never seen better floral displays. Couple this with lovely trees, play areas for children, and of course the magnificent statue. The park is being improved even more. This is also right in the city centre....More

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Reviewed June 8, 2018

when we went there was a youth break-dancing festival by the theatre at one end of the park. its was like NYC dropped in post communist provincial city, nice

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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 28, 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

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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

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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 4, 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

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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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