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Monument to Marshal Zhukov

Manezhnaya Ploshchad, Moscow 125009, Russia
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Manezhnaya Ploshchad, Moscow 125009, Russia
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I know where i am when i surface from the Metro and see this magnificent statue in front of everything worth seeing in central Moscow.

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outside Red Square and the Kremlin one sees this statue of Marshal Georgy Zhukov. He is touted as the "most successful Russian General in World War II". And it is said he never lost a battle. It is a well executed statue. You can enjoy...More

Thank PhotographVagabond
Reviewed 27 July 2017

"The Man on a Horse" the ubiquitous moniker given to poor old Marshal Zhukov, I say that because it is so commonly used as a meeting point as it is right outside the gates into Red Square and the History Museum. The new arrivals and...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 19 July 2017

One of the interesting things to see at Manezhnaya Square is the Monument to Marshal Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov which is situated directing in front of the beautiful State Historical Museum. This is a bronze equestrian statue created by Russian sculptor Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Klykov and erected...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Monument to Marshal Zhukov in Manezh Square is located at the corner of Alexandrovsky Park leading to Red Square and currently being used by tour groups as the assembly point after free strolling time given by local guides to the tourists. The monument so...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Right near the red square, a monument to Marshal Zhukov .Nice to see, nothing special .Seen a rush..

Thank Nina1981812
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This tribute to Marshall Zhukov, while fairly recent in construction, is still an impressive statue recalling his victories over Nazi Germany in WWII. Located in the Manezh Square, close to the gates to Alexander Gardens, it is a good meeting place, with various groups using...More

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 13 November 2016

It is right next to the Red Square and Alexandrovsky Park which is a great location. Also, there are good places to eat, sit and listen to live music close by!

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I don't think this monument is of great historical value. Firstly, it's quite modern (was erected in 1995 for the anniversary of WW2) and secondly, the proportions of figures both Zhukov and the horse are wrong. The monument was created according to the photo and...More

Thank Marina_skl
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This statue of Zhukov on horseback is vast in size and is situated just at the entrance to one end of Red Square. It is a very intricate piece of work and worth seeing.

Thank jordanellie41
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
This small yet important neighbourhood is full of
state institutions and offices. To understand where
modern Russia began, go to the Kremlin and State
Historical Museum on Red Square. After satisfying your
historical curiosities, indulge in modern pleasures at
GUM Department Store - not just for the sake of
shopping but for the sake of architectural pleasure as
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