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Millennium of Russia

Novrogod Kremlin, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
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Shaped like a bell and surrounded by 128 bronze figures, this monument to Russia's millennium honors the politicians and other people who most contributed to the development of the country between 862 and 1862.
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Novrogod Kremlin, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
+7 905 290-86-86

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Stood in front of this monument for half an hour, learning the story of Russia's multifaceted history. It is phenomenal.

Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

A tremendous monument to 1000 years of Russia, with reliefs of various famous people from Russian history all around. Set in the middle of the Kremlin with good views of all parts.

Thank Moskvichka12
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Amazing. Must see in Veliky Novgorod. Great monument - very educating, if you are interested in Russian history.

Thank maxim_bobin
Reviewed 23 February 2017

That's what we longed to see, being in Novgorod. Actually this Monument Millennium of Russia is located in Old Town of Novgorod, behind the Novgorod Kremlin Walls. And it is surrounded with other pearls of Novgorod russian medieval architecture, like Saint Sophia Cathedral, Pokrovskaya Tower,...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This monument is really huge. You should order a tour quide while looking the monument to understand the purpose of this monument.

1  Thank Valdo R
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Millennium of Russia Monument was erected in 1862 to commemorate Veliky Novgorod's 1,000th anniversary. It has been cast from over 60 tonnes of bronze and resembles a bell with sculptures of famous Russian figures from bygone years. I visited with a tour guide who...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Old Novgorod is most interesting with its Kremlin and, across the river, the old merchant quarter. You will need to stay overnight if travelling from St P because of the distance.

1  Thank cottagegrove
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Looks just like a monument, but it is interesting to hear the story around it. Established for the 1000ths birthday of Russia. On weekends once per day free of charge guided tour.

1  Thank Holger B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

A monument to the history of the state in Russia.In the reign of Alexander the Liberator Russia celebrated its 1000th anniversary.The monument is symbolic and gorgeous.Historical figures,soldiers,writers,artists glorified the NAME of Russia! I recommend comprehend!

Thank Александр В
Reviewed 26 June 2016

A grotesque entity, but every nation has its monuments in bad taste. If you enjoy this monstrosity, then you will probably also enjoy the horrendous monuments to Queen Victoria's reign in prominent places in London.

Thank James C
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