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Golden Gate (Zoloti Vorota)
Monument to Yaroslav Mudry (Yaroslav The Wise)
Architect Horodetskyi’s Beast House
Monument to Bohdan Khmel'nyts'ky
Prince Volodymyr Monument
The adoption of Christianity as the official religion facilitated the unification of the Rus’ tribes and the establishment of foreign dynastic, political, cultural, religious, and commercial relations, particularly with the Byzantine Empire, Bulgaria, and Germany.
Relations with Poland improved after Volodymyr's, son Sviatopolk I, married the daughter of Prince Bolesław I the Brave in 992.
Volodymyr expanded the borders of Kyivan Rus’ and turned it into one of the most powerful states in Eastern Europe.
The Rus’ clergy venerated Volodymyr because of his support of the church, but he was canonized only after 1240. Thereafter he was referred to as ‘the holy, equal to the Apostles, grand prince of Kyiv.’A bronze statue of Grand Prince Volodymyr was erected in 1853 in Kyiv.
The Monument of Motherland
The Monument of Eternal Glory at the Grave of the Unknown Soldier
Ukraine Independence Monument
Monument to Founders of Kyiv
Pronya Prokopivna and Svirid Golokhvastov
Monument to the millions of Ukrainian victims of the Great Famine in 1932-1933
Monument to the millions of victims of the Great Famine in 1932-1933
The Statues of Princess Olha, Apostle Andriy, St. Cyrill and St. Methodius
Afghanistan 1979-1989 War memorial
Monument to the courage, faithfulness and heroism of the Mothers
Monument to Petro Sahaidachny
Monument to Grygory Skovoroda
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