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Monument of Yaroslav the Wise (Mudry)

Ploshchad' Bogojavlenija, Yaroslavl 150040, Russia
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Statue of city's founder placed in the middle of a busy traffic circle by the Spassky Monastery

Be prepared to see this statue of Yaroslavl the Wise in the traffic circle in Bogoyavleniya Square... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
retireeVancouver
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Vancouver
its a historical and very inmportant place for every russian

its a historical and very inmportant place for every russian. the monument you can see on 1000rubel... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Eversleepingbabybear
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Ploshchad' Bogojavlenija, Yaroslavl 150040, Russia
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Be prepared to see this statue of Yaroslavl the Wise in the traffic circle in Bogoyavleniya Square in the vicinity of the Spassy Monastery and Tserkov Orthodox Church. Our city tour bus slowed down going around this traffic circle so I was able not only...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 20 April 2017

its a historical and very inmportant place for every russian. the monument you can see on 1000rubel bill.

Thank Eversleepingbabybear
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Statue located in the center of traffic circle. There’s no pedestrian crossing to the statue. This statue is printed on 1000 luble bill. So you can take picture with 1000 luble bill in front of this statue. You can leave car in the free parking...More

Thank Dona_Natasha
Reviewed 25 December 2013

This is a monument to the "founder" of Yaroslavl, however it is in the middle of the city traffic and at one end of a round about. The statue itself is nothing special but it deserves a better location.

Thank Eaa1947
Reviewed 11 October 2012

The monument is located in the middle of town where it does not stand out as it is in the middle of traffic.

Thank John H
Reviewed 8 March 2012

The monument is not impressive that much. The location is inconvenient - it's in the middle of busy square, you can't get close to the monument.

Thank Maxim L
Reviewed 18 October 2011

Monument to the founder of Yaroslavl, Yaroslav the Wise, was recently in the middle of Bogoyavleniya Square (next to Spasso-Preobrazhenskiy or Transfiguration of the Savior Monastery). It is very compact and highly symbolic (a model of one of the towers of the old Kremlin, sword...More

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