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General Monuments

Memorial Eternal Flame

Memorial Eternal Flame

ountry: Russia

Locality: Nizhny Novgorod


Established: 1965

Architect:Kovalev V., Nelubin B., Timofeev S.

Artist:Topupov N., Lubimov V., Shvaykin A., Lamster E.



Memorial Eternal FlameThe memorial Eternal Flame contains two steles and between it there is an eternal flame. One stele is not high, just 1,5 meters. Next to this stele there are wreaths the symbol of the graves of fallen soldiers in World War 2. On the stele there is a memorial inscription.



Comrades, remember life is defended,

They saved us and the sun, and joy.

For honor, for freedom, died for their country

Ever consider going next.

On the second stele there is picture of two soldiers and the date of the beginning and ending of the World War 2. On the back side of the stele are written the names soldiers who were killed during the war. Also there is a memorial inscription Eternal glory to Nizhny Novgorod citizens who died in the battle for freedom and independence of our Motherland!.

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Creation history

The memorial Eternal Flame was established in 1965 in honor of the 20th anniversary of the victory in the war.

How to find

By bus go to bus stop Square of Minin and Pozharsky (routs: 19, 40, 52, 58) and go into the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin. Go pass the building 7 after the building 1 turn left and go to the building 2. Here turn right and you on the square where is the Memorial Eternal Flame.