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Constitution Square

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Address: Kharkiv, Ukraine
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This square’s name was changed many times. Originally Nikolaev square,...

This square’s name was changed many times. Originally Nikolaev square, later Teveleva square, Soviet Ukraine square ,finally Constitution square. On the south-western side of the Nikolaev Square (Soviet Ukraine Square) there were trade houses of Dobrinin (1880), in place of which in 1915-1916 a house of insurance company 'Russia' was built (Labor Palace) as well as a shop of Ponamarev's and Ryzhov's products, where now there is a 'Lux' shop. The famous building, that was built at the beginning of that century by architect Beketov on the Constitution square.

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Central Kharkov square surrounded by history

Even when it is a snowy -20 C, beautiful photographs of the surrounding historical buildings such as Annunciation Cathedral make this area worth your time.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 December 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Even when it is a snowy -20 C, beautiful photographs of the surrounding historical buildings such as Annunciation Cathedral make this area worth your time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Like any other main square, this one is also a very nice,kinda of elegant and intimately Although situated in the city centre is quiet and offers an air of stand still. Often young students stop by and play guitar or rolling their skateboards,others even do dance lessons (at least they were doing it when i was there) Overall a very... More 

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istanbul
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

To understad culture grab a coffee and watch people rushing about.Safe city and very friendly people.

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Thank yavuzIstanbul
Yekaterinburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

This isn't a big square. But it's nice and centrally located downtown. So it's very easy to access other sites from here.

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Thank norgeva
Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

It's not exactly square shaped, but it is large and open. On one end is the giant thermometer, in one area is the statue. The history museum is also on the square.

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Thank Eva J
Hebron, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

It's well worth a walk. Very relaxing in the sunshine, there are seats all around. There's a monastery right behind and the History Museum right next to it. A quick stroll downhill and there's the church of the Annunciation and all kinds of shopping close by.

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Thank Coalhill
Kharkiv, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

When you will be walking in the centre of Kharkiv you won't miss this square. Some nice over 100 years old building are situated here. Nice place with nice view to have a little rest during walking

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Thank Orest Z
Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Great park and surroundings. It is a beautiful statue, no matter the temperature. Great shops and coffee houses around the park, great place to talk a walk and spend an afternoon!

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Thank Rouba A
Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Great place to be, very vibrant, alive! Really great arkitecture around, absolutely a must and one of the top places to visit!

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Gomel, Belarus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

I enjoyed the walk from the hotel in the city center. Nice atmosphere.Buildings, monuments, houses and lots of other interesting things

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