5 Sights in Feodosia, Ukraine (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Feodosia, Ukraine. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Feodosia, Ukraine.List of cities in Ukraine Sightseeing Tours in Feodosia
1. Феодосийскому десанту
The Battle of the Kerch Peninsula, which commenced with the Soviet Kerch-Feodosia Landing Operation and ended with the German Operation Bustard Hunt, was a World War II battle between Erich von Manstein's German and Romanian 11th Army and the Soviet Crimean Front forces in the Kerch Peninsula, in the eastern part of the Crimean Peninsula. It began on 26 December 1941, with an amphibious landing operation by two Soviet armies intended to break the Siege of Sevastopol. Axis forces first contained the Soviet beachhead throughout the winter and interdicted its naval supply lines through aerial bombing. From January through April, the Crimean Front launched repeated offensives against the 11th Army, all of which failed with heavy losses. The Red Army lost 352,000 men in the attacks, while the Axis suffered 24,120 casualties. Superior German artillery firepower was largely responsible for the Soviet debacle.
2. Генуэзская крепость (Крепость Кафа)
The Genoese Fortress is a medieval fortification in the city of Feodosia (Crimea), built by the Republic of Genoa in the XIV century to defend its largest possession in the Crimea. It is located on the shore of the Feodosia Bay in the southern part of the city. Currently, the historical and architectural reserve "Genoese fortress Kafa". In the Russian Federation, which controls the disputed territory of Crimea, it is an object of cultural heritage of federal significance; in Ukraine, within the limits recognized by the majority of un member states of the borders of which the disputed territory is located, it is a monument of cultural heritage of national importance. Unlike other Genoese fortresses, Crimea is open around the clock for free, free visits.
3. Картинная галерея им. И.К. Айвазовского
The Aivazovsky National Art Gallery is a national art museum in Feodosia, Crimea. The first exhibition was privately organised by Ivan Aivazovsky's in his house in 1845. The basis collection included his 49 paintings. In 1880 an additional exhibition hall was attached to the house. The gallery became the third museum in the Russian Empire, after the Hermitage Museum and the Tretyakov Gallery. After Aivazovsky's death in 1900, the ownership of the gallery was transferred to the city according to his testament.
4. Ленину В.И.
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known as Vladimir Lenin, was a Russian revolutionary, politician, and political theorist. He served as the first and founding head of government of Soviet Russia from 1917 to 1924 and of the Soviet Union from 1922 to 1924. Under his administration, Russia, and later the Soviet Union, became a one-party socialist state governed by the Communist Party. Ideologically a Marxist, his developments to the ideology are called Leninism.
5. Доброму гению
Fontan "Good Genius" is a fountain-monument in the city of Feodosia, opened in 2004 on the day of the city in memory of the outstanding Russian artist Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky, who did a lot for his native city.
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