22 Sights in Chelyabinsk, Russia (with Map and Images)

Explore interesting sights in Chelyabinsk, Russia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 22 sights are available in Chelyabinsk, Russia.

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1. Самолёт Ил-28

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The Ilyushin Il-28 is a jet bomber of the immediate postwar period that was originally manufactured for the Soviet Air Forces. It was the Soviet Union's first such aircraft to enter large-scale production. It was also licence-built in China as the Harbin H-5. Total production in the USSR was 6,316 aircraft, and over 319 H-5s were built. Only 187 examples of the HJ-5 training variant were manufactured. In the 1990s hundreds remained in service with various air forces over 50 years after the Il-28 first appeared. The only H-5s in service currently are approximately 80 aircraft which operate with the Korean People's Air Force. The Il-28 has the USAF/DoD reporting name "Type 27" and NATO reporting name "Beagle", while the Il-28U trainer variant has the USAF/DoD reporting name "Type 30" and NATO reporting name Mascot.

Wikipedia: Ilyushin Il-28 (EN)

2. Czechoslovak legionnaires

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The Czechoslovak Legionnaire Memorial is a monument to the Czechoslovak Legionnaires who fell during the Russian Civil War between 1918 and 1919 in Chelyabinsk, erected in the Sovetsky District of the city of Chelyabinsk near the railway station on Privokzalnaya Square. The monument is a memorial complex resembling a military train with wagons. It consists of a central plate and blocks adjacent to it, on which the names of 262 Czechoslovak legionaries who died in Chelyabinsk or in the vicinity of the city are engraved. The memorial is made of black and red granite.

Wikipedia: Памятник чехословацким легионерам (Челябинск) (RU)

3. Temple of Alexander Nevsky

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Alexander Nevsky Church is an Orthodox church in Chelyabinsk, consecrated in memory of the holy Prince Alexander Nevsky. Built according to Alexander Pomerantsev's project. Until 2013, the temple was home to chamber music and organ concert halls. The last concert at Alexander-Nevsky Church was held on November 27, 2013, and in December 2013, the organ was removed. The architecture of Alexander Nevsky Church is the cultural heritage of Chelyabinsk region.

Wikipedia: Александро-Невская церковь (Челябинск) (RU), Website

4. Скорбящим матерям

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“Mourning mothers” is a monument in Chelyabinsk. Located in the Lesnoy cemetery as part of a memorial complex with mass graves "Memory". The monument, in memory of the soldiers who died in the rear military evacuation research of the Chelyabinsk and the Chelyabinsk region, was opened on May 9, 1975, 30 years after the end of the Great Patriotic War. The object of cultural heritage of the Russian Federation.

Wikipedia: Память (Скорбящие Матери) (RU)

5. На новый путь

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On the new way - a monument, opened on September 6, 1986 in memory of the railway workers who participated in the revolution of 1905-1907, as well as in the revolution of 1917. Timed to the 250th anniversary of the city. Located in Chelyabinsk at the intersection of Svobody and Rossiyskaya streets, near the railway station of Chelyabinsk station. An object of cultural heritage of regional importance.

Wikipedia: На новый путь (памятник, Челябинск) (RU)

6. Слава отважным

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Слава отважным

“Glory to the brave”-a monument to the firefighters who died in the performance of official duty, located in the Soviet district of the city of Chelyabinsk, opposite the building of the fire and technical exhibition. The sculptural composition depicts a firefighter who holds a child saved from the fire. The sculpture is made of copper and installed on a pedestal lined with granite slabs.

Wikipedia: Слава отважным (памятник, Челябинск) (RU)

7. И. А. Ахмерову

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Iskhak Abdulovich Akhmerov (1901–1976) was a highly decorated OGPU/NKVD (KGB) Soviet security officer, best known to historians for his role in KGB operations in the United States 1942–1945. His name appears in the Venona decryptions over fifty times, often as signatory, and on his return to the Soviet Union in 1945/46, he rose to deputy chief of the KGB's 'illegal' intelligence section.

Wikipedia: Iskhak Akhmerov (EN)

8. Манекен

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Maneken is a theatre in Chelyabinsk, Russia. It was founded in the spring of 1963 as a student theater of variety miniatures at the CPI. Since 1992 it has been a municipal theatre. Since 2000 - part of the municipal cultural institution "Theater + Cinema". On the basis of the theater "Mannequin" from 1988 to 2000, the international theater festival "Theatrical Experiments" was held.

Wikipedia: Манекен (театр) (RU), Website

9. MiG-17 Monument

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MiG-17 Monument

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 is a high-subsonic fighter aircraft produced in the Soviet Union from 1952 and was operated by air forces internationally. The MiG-17 was license-built in China as the Shenyang J-5 and Poland as the PZL-Mielec Lim-6. The MiG-17 is still being used by the North Korean air force in the present day and has seen combat in the Middle East and Asia.

Wikipedia: Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 (EN)

10. Дом-аквариум

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House-aquarium is an aquarium and terrarium located in the Metallurgical district of the city of Chelyabinsk. The only such aquarium and terrarium in the Chelyabinsk region. The Chelyabinsk House-Aquarium has a unique collection of exhibits of marine and freshwater fish, as well as insects and reptiles. This building is included in the world book of aquariums.

Wikipedia: Дом-аквариум (Челябинск) (RU)

11. М. Горький

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М. Горький

Alexei Maximovich Peshkov, popularly known as Maxim Gorky, was a Russian writer and socialist political thinker and proponent. He was nominated five times for the Nobel Prize in Literature. Before his success as an author, he travelled widely across the Russian Empire changing jobs frequently, experiences which would later influence his writing.

Wikipedia: Maxim Gorky (EN)

12. Челябинский государственный музей изобразительных искусств (выставочный зал)

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Chelyabinsk State Museum of Fine Arts is the only art museum in the Chelyabinsk region that consistently represents the development of regional, Russian, Western European, Oriental art. It was opened on June 6, 1940 in the building of the Alexander Nevsky Church on the Scarlet Field, which at that time had the status of an art gallery.

Wikipedia: Челябинский государственный музей изобразительных искусств (RU), Twitter, Vk, Facebook, Instagram, Website

13. Г. С. Жжёнов

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Г. С. Жжёнов

Georgiy Stepanovich Zhzhonov, was a Soviet and Russian stage and film actor and writer. He is known for playing the spy Mikhail Tulyev in the "Resident" quartet of films, Beware of the Car (1966), The Hot Snow (1973), and many others, and was a popular actor. He was appointed People's Artist of the USSR in 1980.

Wikipedia: Georgiy Zhzhonov (EN)

14. Chelyabinsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater

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Chelyabinsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater

The Chelyabinsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre or Glinka State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, named after Mikhail Glinka, is an opera and ballet theatre on one of the main squares of Chelyabinsk, Russia. The capacity of the hall is 894 seats. It is the largest theatre in the Chelyabinsk Region.

Wikipedia: Chelyabinsk Opera and Ballet Theatre (EN), Vk, Facebook, Instagram, Website

15. Monument «To the Volunteers-tankers»

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The Monument to "Tank Volunteers" is a monument at the intersection of Kommuny and Kirov streets in the city of Chelyabinsk, referring to the Boulevard of Glory, a memorial dedicated to Soviet soldiers who participated in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945) and soldiers-internationalists.

Wikipedia: Памятник добровольцам-танкистам (RU)

16. И. Г. Газизуллин

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И. Г. Газизуллин неизвестен / Общественное достояние

Ibragim Galimovich Gazizullin (1919-1944) - Guards Senior Lieutenant, Squadron Commander of the 667th Assault Aviation Regiment of the 292nd Assault Aviation Division of the 1st Assault Aviation Corps of the 5th Air Army, participant of the Great Patriotic War, Hero of the Soviet Union.

Wikipedia: Газизуллин, Ибрагим Галимович (RU)

17. Площадь Ярославского

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Yaroslavsky Square is located in the Central District of Chelyabinsk, russia, between Truda, Kirov and Tsvillinga Streets. This is one of the first squares of the city. This square is the same age as Chelyabinsk. On the western part of the modern square was the Chelyabinsk fortress.

Wikipedia: Площадь Ярославского (RU)

18. Габдулла Тукай

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Габдулла Тукай

Ğabdulla Tuqay was a Volga Tatar poet, critic, publisher, and towering figure of Tatar literature. Tuqay is often referred to as the founder of the modern Tatar literature and the modern Tatar literary language, which replaced Old Tatar language in literature.

Wikipedia: Ğabdulla Tuqay (EN)

19. Chelyabinsk grain elevator

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Chelyabinsk Elevator is an abandoned grain elevator of the state bank, located in the Sovetsky District of the city of Chelyabinsk, at the intersection of Elkina, Kirov and Khlebnaya streets. An object of cultural heritage of regional importance.

Wikipedia: Челябинский элеватор (RU)

20. Трактор «Сталинец-65»

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The S-65 tractor or Stalinets S-65 was an agricultural tractor built by the Chelyabinsk Tractor Factory from 1937 until 1941. These tractors were used in military service as they were widely available and capable of towing heavy guns.

Wikipedia: S-65 Stalinets (EN)

21. В. И. Ленину

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В. И. Ленину Кирилл Палеолог / Общественное достояние

Monument to Vladimir Ilyich Lenin is a sculpture, which is the main composition of the central square of the city of Chelyabinsk - the Square of the Revolution. The object of cultural heritage of the Russian Federation.

Wikipedia: Памятник Ленину (Челябинск) (RU)

22. Chelyabinsk State Academic Drama Theater named after Naum Orlov

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The Chelyabinsk State Academic Drama Theater named after Naum Orlov is a drama theater in Chelyabinsk, founded in 1921. Academic - since 1986. Until 1993 it was named after S. M. Zwilling. The current name is from 2003.

Wikipedia: Челябинский театр драмы имени Наума Орлова (RU), Vk, Facebook, Instagram, Website, Youtube


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