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Ochakovskiye Gates of Kherson Fortress

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12 Jun 2018
“Historic fortress of Kherson”
15 Mar 2016
“The symbol of Kherson”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Perekopska vul. 13, Kherson 73002, Ukraine
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

Excellent fortress .The gate is good to see. i would spend more time in the serene atmosphere of the lawns around . This is important piece built by Catherine .

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 15, 2016

These gates are illusrtrated on the city's emblem and exploring its history it is like a must-to-do thing for tourists.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Mary S
Reviewed October 30, 2015

This isn't something to do if you are far becasue it's really just a gate to look at. History is cool but combine it with the cathedral to make it worthwhile

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed July 29, 2015

Give you an ideal of where the city boundries where, but not much left of the gate and wall. Very nice old church behind it, but most of the area was rebuilt by the USSR and historic building destroyed. You can still see the old...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank KhersonGirls
Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

In 18th century, it was the only way for strangers to enter in the city. Some parts of the fortress wall are also still there.

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