Monument to Lenin at Finlyadnskogo Station

The monument to the famous Russian leader captured a historic moment, when he spoke to the people with the armored car.
It is here Lenin arrived April 3, 1917 in secret, because before that he was in immigration and led out his people deyatelnost.No it anyway learned and came to greet, then Lenin began to howl the people to fight against the regime, it is this speech inspired sculptors to create the monument. Nearly 10-meter high statue was erected in 1926 from gray-black granite total weight of more than 200 tons. Before the war, he hid in a pile of sand and covered with boards, and after graduation moved south, closer to the waterfront. Until now, many supporters of Communism statue is the main symbol of the city and next to it they are going to anniversaries.