Soviet Tour is a tour of major communist era landmarks of Kiev like the pompous Kreshatik boulevard from Stalin times of 1950′s, monumental Communist Party Headquarters building, 62 meters tall Mother-Motherland Memorial, Victory Square and Victory Boulevard district with typical common houses from 1960′s.
Ukraine was the part of USSR for 69 years. Soviet regime left it’s marks and relics all over Ukraine, and Kiev still have a lot of them. The main thing to see on this tour – The World War 2 museum. This museum shows you not only the documentaries and lifestyle things of WW2, and the monumental statue of “Mother Motherland” but also it represents the ideological instruments that were widely used by Bolsheviks. During tour guests will also observe some examples of typical Soviet Union architecture, also statue of Lenin and many more.
Tour guide shows you not just the monuments, but describes the daily life in communism deeply behind iron curtain, in a tough regime under state-control, with empty shops and showy manifestations of Communist Party power.
Kiev City, Ukraine
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