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Golden Gate

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Vladimirskaya st., 40a, Kiev, Ukraine
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All reviews wood and stone cool building impressive structure piece of history ancient city middle ages interesting history metro station kievan rus small museum worth a visit walk around opera house entrance fee reconstruction fortifications remnants
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not exactly as I was expecting ( having been to the place of the same name!) basically just a portcullis that got its name from shining in the sun , but it certainly want today . only significance is it marks the old town and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brandylady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the reconstruction structure of the Golden Gate to gives feel how it would have looked. Great architecture worth a visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DPMMumbai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

around the place couple of street singers performing everyday almost every hour. advise to stop on the park with the fountain next to golden gate to eat a grosch soup. dont think so to find better one in anywhere. and please spend some time to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Biteviye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a beautiful reconstruction of the 11th Century fortification but don't let the fact that its a reconstruction put you off. It's well worth walking around to appreciate the architecture. Won't take up too much of your time but its well worth a detour from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hannah75
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

The original ruins of the golden gate are inside. The outside is to show what it would have looked like. There are some artifacts inside along with scale models etc. The views from the top are nice as well as the small church on top....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 932nathanaely
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Here is an original and spectacular monument which shows the exact original architecture in the original location of the gateway into the ancient, spectacular city of Kiev. As you slowly walk around this unique structure, you will feel the energy of the centuries through which...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank paultagney
Reviewed 13 October 2018

The Golden Gate in Kiev is one of the easier sites to find in the city. In a city where I found maps to not be very helpful, the Golden Gate is actually an easy find. It is right outside a metro station and near...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Meowy
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

At least Kiev tourism is honest and let you know this structure is a replica even down to the fake grass pinned to the frontage. A bit disappointed to be honest and not sure what Mussorgsky would make of this (listen to his Pictures at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Spressy
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Not a easy place to spot,but it gives you a feeling of how the original city was built. You can visit the inside but at my visit this was closed,a nice little spot to sit down at one of the cafes dotted around and take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank garryburns36
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Just can't believe how grand a structure this is. The architecture is phenomenal. Seeing how things were built then and today really gives you some thought.

Date of experience: September 2018
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