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Babi Yar Memorial, Kiev

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At Babi Yar Memorial, learn about the tragic events that took place here and see monuments dedicated to the victims of one of the largest massacres during the Holocaust. Surrounded by hills, flowers, and lush greenery lie statues that artistically commemorate those who lost their lives. Following orders of the Nazi regime, 33,771 Jews arrived with all their belongings on September 29, 1941. The next day they were executed. You'll see crosses and busts dedicated to these Jewish citizens, as well as memorials to a number of other nationals who perished in the following years. With our world travel planner, Kiev attractions like Babi Yar Memorial can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Once a scene of mass executions during WW2 Babyn Yar is now a large city park with numerous memorials to the people who died here. It is a peaceful, serene park physically, but alive with people, part...  more »
  • If you are of the Jewish faith go and think about the massacre that took place in this place it is more a place of meditation as a tourist place.
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  • Warmly recommended for every Jew to come to this park. To understand why the this I read some online-mine massacre Yar. When the lamp sculpture in memory of the Jews who were murdered, the first stone laid marking 60 years of the kitchen, the tombstones in memory of murdered Jews. And many more ... To look good, not to try to understand what u were here before it became a park.
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  • You need to good there if you in Kiev. And keep silent, they will be some squirrels or kids playing
  • Nicely organized remembrance site, English plaques.
  • Calm quiet beautiful peaceful
  • Historic place, must seen in in your.visuf
  • saw a trio of homeless people having a threesome
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