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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  • Very wide, big, and crowded in the summer, Lenina Square is definitely dedicated to the great revolutionary leader: Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. Expect to see concerts from time to time there as well as str...  more »
  • 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 »
  • One of my favourite places in Novosibirsk, Ploshad' Lenina. Great place to relax on one of the benches if the weather is nice or go get tickets to see Russian Ballet! Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Thea...  more »

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