You will immerse yourself in the history of Mamaev Kurgan, feel its special atmosphere and touch the feat of those who defended and immortalized Stalingrad. You will also hear about the bloody battles for the "main height of Russia", look at archival photos and visit the iconic halls and squares of the ensemble "To the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad". Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 2 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 per 1 review RUB 2000 per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Travel to the past Mamaev Kurgan is a hill on the right bank of the Volga, where fierce battles took place during the Battle of Stalingrad. I will tell you in detail about the hardest and stubborn battles for the "height" and explain why keeping Mamayev Kurgan was a matter of life and death for the city. I will show you where the front line was and share stories that glorify the fortitude and courage of the defenders of Stalingrad
The main symbols of Mamaev Kurgan You will see the most important compositions of the monument-ensemble "To the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad" on the Mamayev Kurgan: the Hall of Military Glory, the Square of Heroes and Sorrow, Ruined Walls and the Motherland Monument. I will reveal what the initial project of the memorial complex looked like, what difficulties its creators faced, why for 10 years they could not choose the head of the group of authors and who became one as a result. I will also show archival photos of the construction period and wartime.
The excursion is pedestrian and does not involve additional costs.
The excursion starts at Mamaev Kurgan. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.