As a City of Military Glory, Bryansk is proud of its military past and has several monuments to its heroes.
|Name in Russian||Брянск|
|Status||City-municipality and administrative centre of the Bryansk Region|
|Location||On the confluence of the River Bolva and the River Desna|
|Distance||387km south-west of Moscow|
|Time Zone||Moscow Time|
|Population||405,921 people (2016)|
|Titles/Awards||City of Military Glory|
|City Day||17 September|
Top recommendations in Bryansk
Kurgan of Immortality
Go and see the Kurgan of Immortality, an unusual monument to the city's heroism during the Second World World, a symbol of the city.
Go to Partisan Square to see the impressive Monument to the Liberators of Bryansk and to look around the interesting Bryansk State Regional Museum located there.
Svensky Uspensky Monastery
Go to the village of Suponevo, located on the outskirts of Bryansk, to visit the beautiful Svensky Uspensky Monastery.