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QWERTY Monument, Yekaterinburg
(3.1/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Walk across Anatoly Vyatkin's QWERTY Monument, which features an IBM PC keyboard scaled to 30 times its normal size. Completed in 2005, the monument includes 86 concrete keys, each weighing about 80 kg (176.4 lb). The keys in the grass also serve as improvised benches. An urban legend tells that wishes "typed" here come true--as long as you press "Enter" at the end. To visit QWERTY Monument and other attractions in Yekaterinburg, use our Yekaterinburg holiday planner.
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  • We had to really laugh at this monument in the city park. Where else in the world can you try to Enter the Ctrl-Ctrl to jump? The monument also fits in the modern dynamic look that Jekaterinburg.
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  • An interesting monument, especially for 2005 onwards, when it was opened. But in my opinion you choose to fail.
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  • Monument on the banks of the Iset River. If you make a wish and "proprygat'" of his spell, then it will come true! Come and check it out!
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