Around Sobornaya Ploschad

850th Anniversary of Vladimir Monument

850th Anniversary of Vladimir Monument (August 2012)

The foundations for this monument were laid in 1958 to commemorate the 850th anniversary of Vladimir (then it was considered that the city was founded in 1108). It comprises a concave three-sided obelisk with a statue on each side. The first is of an ancient warrior facing the Golden Gates, the second is of an architect facing the Dormition Cathedral and the final one is of a modern-day worker facing the industrial sector of the city.

Location Sobornaya Ploschad