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Grafskaya Wharf, Sevastopol
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Walk down the stairs of the white granite Grafskaya Wharf to reach the sea, and find out about historical events that occurred at the site. Dorian columns create a popular photography spot, and thousands of people lounge on the stairs throughout the year. Dating back to 1783, when it was just a wooden quay, the monument has changed in appearance through time, eventually becoming a Roman temple-like structure. Prominent Italian sculptor Ferdinando Pellichio added marble lions, and the city council installed memorial plaques describing historic events that happened here. Of particular note is the fact that the site served as a communication channel between the town's defenders during the Crimean War. To visit Grafskaya Wharf and get the most from your holiday in Sevastopol, create itinerary details personal to you using our Sevastopol trip builder.
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  • Beautiful location and wonderful views of the waters. Sorry haven't had time to see more by visiting Trelissick.
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  • It somehow seems maleg'koj. The center of Sevastopol, near dostoprimechatnl'nosti, theaters, cafes. Recommend: historical Boulevard with a view
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  • The central part of the city, a kind of Broadway, where even people walking in bad weather. Often give their concerts by musicians of various levels and directions. Many cafes, visitors can bathe)
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