We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rodina Mat (Motherland)

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Save
Share
Book In Advance
1,377
All photos (1,377)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“war museum”(45 reviews)
“huge statue”(21 reviews)
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
10°
Oct
-2°
Nov
-2°
-7°
Dec
Contact
Zapeshchernaya St., Kiev, Ukraine
Website
+380 44 285 9452
Call
Ways to Experience Rodina Mat (Motherland)
from US$15.00
More Info
Kiev by Night
8 Reviews
from US$50.00
More Info
from US$17.60
More Info
Reviews (1,631)
Filter reviews
719 results
Traveller rating
452
216
38
5
8
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
452
216
38
5
8
Show reviews that mention
All reviews statue of liberty war museum huge statue stainless steel statue stands military vehicles second world war the great patriotic war impressive monument soviet era observation deck dnipro river kiev pechersk lavra motherland monument left bank on display shield
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 719 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Rodina Mat locates in the beautiful place from where a fascinating view of the city opens. The statue itself looks grand and gorgeous. We have not been to the museum, but it was a pleasure to be around either case. it is placed on the...More

Thank anika1589
Reviewed 1 week ago

The unique monument, unfortunaatelly closed inside for the maintenance, but even from outside you need to see it.

Thank husakj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big as hell and impressive. Cool statue but it was closed but a very nice visit anyway. Tells a lot of history

Thank MSfinal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a Must Do while in Kiev! The structure is simply awe inspiring and it’s metal shines in the sun. This statue of Motherland was made in memory and tribute to all the mothers who lost their children in the world war 2. The...More

1  Thank Gailani I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So the statue itself is impressive, but the museum below it really brings together the plight that Ukraine has endured through time. There are audio-tour devices that you can hear information in English, so its not a waste if you don't speak Russian or Ukrainian....More

Thank Tyler H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big, bigger, biggest rooms with very interesting Sovjet memories from WW2. Also a smaller exposition of Ukraines recent conflict.

Thank KrispijnK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place and history is impressive. Being on a hill, the view is amazing. Nearby, a military/history museum is available and a good catch.

Thank AndreiCiocoiu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely photogenic area to visit. You can have panoramic 360 degree view of kiev city from here. On basement of it there is well preserved World war 1&2 memories. At the enterence you can explore Ukrainian freedom fight with Russia. . Really its a...More

Thank dinesh r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tower was great with amazing views, although going up the shield for the highest views are relatively expensive (300 Uah). The museum was good with lots of artefacts and details, but there is extremely little in English. Although there is an audio tour in...More

Thank Ewan N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible museum. Starting with the fantastic statue on the outside and the incredible rich museum of the terrible secon world war

1  Thank josigrin
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 119 nearby hotels
Asteri Hotel
36 reviews
1.62 km away
Sherborne ApartHotel
205 reviews
1.80 km away
Salute Hotel
123 reviews
1.85 km away
Bakkara Art-Hotel
355 reviews
1.97 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,526 nearby restaurants
Tsarske Selo
331 reviews
.53 km away
Tsarskoe Selo
40 reviews
.53 km away
Coin Restaurant
47 reviews
.91 km away
Patrik Pub
47 reviews
1.31 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,170 nearby attractions
Mykola Syadristy Microminiatures Museum
428 reviews
.86 km away
Kiev-Pechersk Lavra - Caves Monastery
3,247 reviews
.91 km away
Grishko Central Botanical Garden
317 reviews
1.43 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rodina Mat (Motherland) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines