Monument to Alexander Pushkin
Place: Square of Arts Показать на карте
Construction time: 1949-1957
Interesting facts: There are many monuments to Alexander Pushkin all over the world, but the most beautiful are two: one of them is situated in Moscow on Pushkin Square, and another – here, on Art Square in St. Petersburg. The name of Moscow monument sculptor is Opekushin, and of Petersburg – Anikushin. Despite the sculptors has such similar names they lived at different times, different cities and had no family relations at all.