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Rodina Mat (Motherland)

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Reviewed today

The unique monument, unfortunaatelly closed inside for the maintenance, but even from outside you need to see it.

Thank husakj
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Big as hell and impressive. Cool statue but it was closed but a very nice visit anyway. Tells a lot of history

Thank MSfinal
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a Must Do while in Kiev! The structure is simply awe inspiring and it’s metal shines in the sun. This statue of Motherland was made in memory and tribute to all the mothers who lost their children in the world war 2. The...More

1  Thank Gailani I
Reviewed 1 week ago

So the statue itself is impressive, but the museum below it really brings together the plight that Ukraine has endured through time. There are audio-tour devices that you can hear information in English, so its not a waste if you don't speak Russian or Ukrainian....More

Thank Tyler H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big, bigger, biggest rooms with very interesting Sovjet memories from WW2. Also a smaller exposition of Ukraines recent conflict.

Thank KrispijnK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place and history is impressive. Being on a hill, the view is amazing. Nearby, a military/history museum is available and a good catch.

Thank AndreiCiocoiu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely photogenic area to visit. You can have panoramic 360 degree view of kiev city from here. On basement of it there is well preserved World war 1&2 memories. At the enterence you can explore Ukrainian freedom fight with Russia. . Really its a...More

Thank dinesh r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tower was great with amazing views, although going up the shield for the highest views are relatively expensive (300 Uah). The museum was good with lots of artefacts and details, but there is extremely little in English. Although there is an audio tour in...More

Thank Ewan N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible museum. Starting with the fantastic statue on the outside and the incredible rich museum of the terrible secon world war

1  Thank josigrin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of our favourite places in Kyiv. The statue itself is a huge Soviet legacy which dominates the area and is a great photo op, but the museum underneath is very good, especially for anyone with a historical interest or want to understand...More

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