Victory Monument, Veliky Novgorod

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#9 of 19 in Historic Sites in Veliky Novgorod
A fascinating mix of medieval and modern art at Victory Monument pays tribute to the liberation of Novgorod, one of the most important cities in Russia and a declared World Heritage Site. The monument, slightly elevated on a hilltop, features an equestrian statue trampling a swastika. Surrounding the monument are green lawns, cannons, and several spots from which you can observe the nearby Kremlin Wall. Use our Veliky Novgorod vacation planner to add Victory Monument and other attractions to your Veliky Novgorod vacation plans.
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  • Is immediately after the Novgorod Kremlin. Looks good, but special impressions failed. There is a small beach.
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  • Somehow the novgorodians themselves do not like this monument, explain the reasons for failed us. Look at it from the beach near the Kremlin is not impressive.
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  • This WWII monument was great. I could not read most of the Russian but there are lists of the units that fought to liberate the city (I think) as well as a light tank, some field guns, and a really ne...  more »

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Despite Veliky Novgorod's popularity as a tourist destination, it offers a somewhat limited selection of accommodations. If you want to stay in the center, choose from several mid-range hotels and a couple more luxurious options. Alternatively, explore the few hostels and guesthouses here, some of which are located in peaceful areas outside the city. Due to the limited options, be sure to reserve lodging ahead of time.
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