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If you wish to return to Omsk?

Lyuba is one of the most popular sculptures on Lenin Street. The local saying is that if a visitor... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Andrew M
Famous in Omsk

when in omsk i saw this lady on fridge magnets on posters and souvenir shops so was great to sit... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
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10 Oct 2018
“If you wish to return to Omsk?”
2 Mar 2018
“Famous in Omsk”
pr-t. Ljublinskij, Omsk, Russia
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Lyuba is one of the most popular sculptures on Lenin Street. The local saying is that if a visitor wishes to return to Omsk, they should sit with Lyuba for a while. Her story is very sad, as she married a German General and was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 2 March 2018

when in omsk i saw this lady on fridge magnets on posters and souvenir shops so was great to sit and chat with the real thing found of Lenın street on a bench covered in snow

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank NorthstanderBrighton
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Across the road from the plumber and 5 minutes walk from the Cathedral. Best lighting for the photo op is afternoon.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stepan the Plumber has something of a female equivalent in Lyuba, a sculpture of a young woman sitting on a bench right in the centre of Omsk. Sit next to her and you have the perfect opportunity for a photo.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Anu9963
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is the most popular of Omsk's street sculptures - a young lady sitting on a bench. Locals and tourists alike stop and sit or stand by Lyuba to get a photo souvenir

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Todd P
Reviewed 3 March 2016

The statue is located right in the city center. You can sit next to her and have your pictures taken

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Backpacker4
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Russian history everywere you look the beliefs and customs if russian people are to honor there past And this statue is a part of that

Date of experience: April 2015
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Luba - a small symbol of the city. Is on Lubinsky Avenue, where just a pleasant stroll. The statue itself - it's a girl on the bench, so that you and the rest and make a photo with her.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank AlbinaYash
Reviewed 14 July 2013

This little statue in my eyes has become iconic for Omsk. There are quite a few similar type mushroomed around the city centre recently, but Lyuba is one of the two oldest ones and has always been loved by both locals and visitors. The number...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank Anastasia V
Reviewed 6 May 2013

I really really liked this one. Of course it's highly subjective, but from interesting statues scattered around cities I found Lyuba very interesting and pretty. She has a fairy-tale like quality to her.

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank Tina Q
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