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Bunker of the First World War in Dubotovka

German bunkers in 1917 and the chapel in Dubatovka

There are so many unusual historical sites you will come across while traveling around Belarus. So, for example, in the village of Dubatovka, Smorgon district, you can see 2 ancient German bunkers from the First World War. These structures are concrete, built in 1916-17...
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Monument to the War of 1812 in Polotsk

A 24-meter obelisk-pyramid rises on Svobody Square in Polotsk, reinstalled at a historical site in 2009. The original version of this monument appeared back in 1850 in order to honor the memory of those who died during the war of 1812. Polotsk...
Pomnik Asilak

Monument "Asilak" in the city of Svisloch

One of the attractions of Svisloch, Grodno region is the Asilak memorial complex with a massive statue in the center. The memorial was solemnly opened in July 1989, on the 45th anniversary of the city's liberation from German occupation. The idea of ​​such an unusual monument...
Vileika military cemetery on May 1st

Ancient cemetery in Vileyka

Not far from the historical center of the city of Vileyka there is a cemetery, which is conditionally divided into 3 parts. The largest and oldest part of it is Orthodox, and the smaller one is called the military or "cemetery of 3 wars". Here...
Fort of the Grodno fortress at number 2

Fort of the Grodno fortress at number 2

On the road H6054, leading from Grodno to Sopotskin, there are several interesting objects, including the defensive fort at number 2. The construction of this section of the Grodno fortification was carried out from 1913 to 1915. At the beginning of September 1915,...
Church in the village of Krivoshin

Rebuilt church from the 18th century church in Krivoshin

Krivoshin is a rather interesting village in the Lyakhovichi region, where you can see a church rebuilt from an old church. Once these lands belonged to the Radziwills, who transferred part of the estate to the monks of the Jesuit order (approx. by the same people who built Farny ...
Ancient military cemetery in the village of Desyatniki, Belarus

Ancient military cemetery in Desyatniki

On the way from Volozhin to Golshany, pay attention to the German military cemetery from the First World War. It is located at the entrance to the village of Desyatniki, 12 kilometers from Vishnevo, even at the entrance it will be clearly visible...
Mass grave of underground workers in Bobruisk

Memorial tower of 1926 in Bobruisk

Bobruisk is rich in various attractions, there are classical churches, a church, and an unusual tenement house. In the city, you can also see military monuments associated with various milestones in history. So on Krupskaya street 8a ...
Abandoned barracks in Snov

Polish barracks in the agricultural town of Snov

Agro-town Snov is a unique place with huge tourism potential. There is a palace in the architecture of classicism, an old manor, a church and a church. But the interesting objects do not end there. In Snova, Polish barracks have been preserved, which...
Victory Square and the memorial complex "Three bayonets" in Vitebsk

Victory Square and the memorial complex "Three bayonets" in Vitebsk

The memorial complex "To the Liberators of Vitebsk - Soviet soldiers, partisans and underground workers" (it is correctly called that) was erected in 1974 on Victory Square. The architect of the project was Yuri Vasilyevich Shpit. The memorial complex in Vitebsk, except for the very central...

Minsk on old photos and postcards

What did Minsk look like in the first half of the 20th century and the early post-war years? Old postcards depicting iconic...

Castles and palaces of Belarus, which everyone should visit

The castles of Belarus keep the centuries-old history of our country and attract many tourists, travelers and admirers of antiquity from all over the world. Of course, due to...

Unusual obelisk in Koldychevo

Once upon a time in Koldychevo there was an estate with a small estate of the Shalevich-Filipovichs, which they in turn received from the Nesvizh Radziwills. The central object of the estate complex was a compact...

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