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Mamayev Hill Monuments, Volgograd
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The place where the Soviet army defeated Nazi Germany on the Eastern Front is marked by a number of memorial structures known as Mamayev Hill Monuments. This collection of monuments was constructed between 1959 and 1967 to honor the military men who fought and defeated Hitler's army in the Battle of Stalingrad during World War II. In addition to touring the site and viewing these memorial pieces, be sure to take in views of the city from the foot of the Motherland statue, an allegorical work by Yevgeny Vuchetich. The historical outdoor exhibitions and underground eternal flame are well worth a trip up the hill. To visit Mamayev Hill Monuments and other attractions in Volgograd, use our Volgograd itinerary maker.
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  • Arrived in Volgograd for a couple of days, largely in order to visit the Mamayev Kurgan and show his son. I think that the place be sure to visit, especially for the purposes of proper upbringing of the younger generation. Produces the strongest impression and on adults and on children. This is our history that cannot be forgotten.
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  • Were in the summer of 2016 onwards. The monument takes the soul very much, especially in the evening when the light. Immediately remember Grandma's stories about the war! Recommend a visit to pay tribute to our ancestors-the defenders of the homeland.
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  • A very impressive building! Sculptures of soldiers and weeping mothers! Music of the war years. Hall of military glory penetrates to the chills! I think that everyone should visit this Memorial!
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