Guided walking tour “Soviet Minsk”
Minsk is a very interesting city where you can feel the spirit of the Soviet Epoch. The capital of Belarus is known, not just for its statues to soviet leaders, which still stay around the city, but it’s parks, gardens, and Independence Square, which is one of the biggest squares in Europe. Do you know that the biggest complex of Stalinist Empire style architecture was built in Minsk? How many buildings of the communism era left at different corners of the city? Why does Albert Einstein wanted to teach in Minsk University? What secret stories about soviet security services and hunting for spies you can see and hear here? With your local charismatic guide, you will discover Lenin Monument, Government House, Independence Square, and other interesting places of the Soviet part of the city.
The main entrance of Cathedral of the Holy Spirit (Cyril and Methodius St 3, Minsk, Belarus)