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Freedom Square, Kharkiv

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Check out Freedom Square, one of the largest urban squares in Europe, featuring Ukraine's first skyscraper. Landscaped with hundreds of trees, the square has large open spaces and cobblestone walkways. Stroll along the paths of this 12 hectare (30 acre) site and study the Soviet and modern architecture. As you pass between the buildings and green lawns, you'll encounter building blocks set up on different levels, allowing for views of the square. Check the program at the time of your visit if you wish to see one of the concerts, fairs, or marches that often take place here. You can catch a train from one of the two metro stations located at the site. Before you head to Kharkiv, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Kharkiv vacation planner, to make sure you see all that Kharkiv has to offer, including Freedom Square.
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  • Beautiful, wide and square urban centre is a mental holiday. Was on Shrove Tuesday: square and performances of groups moving me to tears, to walk was great.
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  • Awesome and the main city square. For its history, this place not once changed names. During the Nazi occupation it was called-the area of the German army. In Soviet times, this was the area of Dzerzhinsky. After the collapse of the Empire, it's natural the name independence square.  Territory occupied this area five times more Red in Moscow, inspires respect, isn't it?
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  • It is the largest square in Europe. You will be able to see whether or not its beauty - it depends on several factors. Of course, the seasons and weather play a large role. Sometimes you can see only ...  more »
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  • А Ленина уже и нету
  • Символ Харькова
  • The largest square in Europe. Really like it. Recommend to visit.
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  • The largest square in Europe. Best venue for public events.
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  • Very large and spacious but a bit too empty ... I don't know ... I thought it was something different ... beautiful adjacent palaces and Park next door
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