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General Monuments

Monument to Lenin in VDNH

Monument to Lenin in VDNH

ountry: Russia

Locality: Moscow

Nearest metro station: VDNH

Established: 1954

Sculptor: Yacyko P.P.



Monument to Lenin in VDNHThe monument to Vladimir Ilyich Lenin in VDNH it is a classical image of the leader of the proletariat. Vladimir Ilyich is standing and slightly moved the left leg forward. By the left hand he is holding the lapel of the raincoat and in the right hand he is holding the paper with the speech. A sculpture is located on the small granite pedestal.

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Creation history

The monument to the leader of the proletariat was established in 1954 in front of the main pavilion The house of all Russian nations when the All-Russia Exhibition Centre was opened after 13 years after the beginning the Great Patriotic War when it was closed.

How to find

Go to metro station VDNH and exit forward 1st Cross Travel Street. Turn left and go ahead to the Longitudinal Travel Street where the main entrance to the All-Russia Exhibition Centre is. When you will go in the Exhibition center you will see beautiful building of the main pavilion The house of all Russian nations go till this building. Here you will meet the leader of the proletariat Vladimir Lenin.