Volgograd

EN Going up the Don, the ship crosses the Rostov Region boundary and goes on cruising in the neighbour Volgograd region till the city of Volgograd (former Stalingrad). Volgograd today is a big industrial, administrative, cultural and educational centre. Moreover, Volgograd is a monument city. Buildings of tsarist Russia, memorials of historic events, memorial places…

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Railway station of Volgograd

Railway station

Monument to soldiers security officers

soldiers security officers

The area of the Fallen fighters

 Fallen fighters

Monument to V.I.Lenin on Volga-Don Canal V.I.Lenin’s name. Sculptor E.Vuchetich

Monument to V.I.Lenin on Volga-Don Canal V.I.Lenin's name. Sculptor E.Vuchetich

Building of regional committee of CPSU and regional executive committee

Building of regional committee of CPSU and regional executive committee

Palace of culture of chemists

Palace of culture

Eternal flame in a hall of Military glory on Mamayevom a barrow

Eternal flame in a hall of Military glory on Mamayevom a barrow

Drama theater of a name of M.Gorky

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Embankment of a name of the 62nd army

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Memorial on the Soldier’s field, erected in honor of the 30 anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War.

 anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War.

House of the unions

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Area of a name of V.I.Lenin

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Volga hydroelectric power station of a name XXII of congress of Communist party of the Soviet Union.

Volga hydroelectric power station of a name XXII of congress of Communist party of the Soviet Union

Planetarium

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First lock of Volga-Don Canal of V.I.Lenin’s name.

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River station in Volgograd.

River station

A monument to a soldier on Mamayev Hill.

Mamayev Hill.

The International Contacts of Volgograd

The International Contacts of Volgograd The city’s extensive contacts with the outside world have become an organic feature of its public life. Every year Volgograd is visited by many foreign delegations and thousands of tourists. In the Volgograd streets one can find guests from Paris and Prague, Delhi and Helsinki, London and Accra. Volgograd’s international…

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The Sights of Volgograd

The Sights of Volgograd On the Square of Fallen Heroes, right in the centre of Volgograd, there are Gorky Drama Theatre, Hotel Volgograd, Intourist office, Central Post Office, a Department Store, and a Medical Institute. Many historical events arc associated with this square. The Soviet power in Tsaritsyn was proclaimed in the building of the…

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The city Planetarium.

Volgograd is not only an industrial city but also a big cultural centre of the Volga area. There are six institutes in the city — the Polytechnical Institute, the Institute of Municipal Engineering, the Medical, Pedagogical, Agricultural and Physical Culture Institute;;. Among the 16,000 students of the city colleges there arc representatives of the GDR,…

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Hero city

In 1941 the Russia was attacked by fascist Germany. The fascist hordes invaded deeply on the Russian territory and rushed for the Volga in summer, 1942. And the heroic city on the Volga played an outstanding role in the history of the country for the second lime. The great battle of Stalingrad rumbled for 200…

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