The Lenina Square, Novosibirsk

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Marvel at the oversized Soviet-era statues of Lenin his cohorts at The Lenina Square, the center of Novosibirsk and the geographical midpoint of the old Soviet Union. Russia's largest theatre, the Opera and Ballet House, is just past the statues. Step inside to view the intricate interior, or walk around the building to see its impressive architecture from all angles. Check out the Chapel of St. Nicholas, the local history museum, the regional office of the central bank, the city hall, and the parks, shops, and restaurants in the immediate vicinity. Make The Lenina Square part of your personalized Novosibirsk itinerary using our Novosibirsk trip itinerary maker.
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  • The main attraction of the city, as in many Russian cities, what to say. Beautiful views of the Opera and Ballet Theatre, monuments to Lenin, revolutionaries and young people I really like-monumental multifigured composition, which gives completeness square when viewed from the theatre, though it shares intersection of half-and-half. In the square you can walk, see photographic exhibitions, sit on a bench in the shade of bushes and eat ice cream from the kiosk at the crossroads. And tired-descend into the subway, located immediately, and go where you want, including most of rare sights of our city. In Krasnoyarsk, for example, no Metro, and will have to stand in traffic jams
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  • This is the main square of the city. I like to walk in there to see people. Also on that square Opera House located. I saw different days different activities there. Even one day some elderly people g...  more »
  • Originally this place served as a parking area for crews before Business House (at the administrative centre of Siberian region). In the future this area looked like a square in front of the Bank building. By the 100th anniversary of Lenin, in the center of the square have established an impressive monument to the leader.  Now on the perimeter are important urban objects, they are also the main city attractions-Opera and Ballet Theatre, the State Bank and other buildings. Under the square is a subway station of the same name. 
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