MonumentsMonument to Alexander Pushkin

The first monument of Alexander Pushkin in Ukraine and the second in the Russian Empire was opened in Odessa on Primorsky Boulevard in 1889. Opening of the monument was confined to the 50th anniversary since the death of the poet and writer. The authors are the sculptor J. Polonskaya and the architect A. Vasiliev. In a portrait similarity, this monument is considered as one of the best.