Victory Memorial and Eternal Flame, Chisinau

#6 of 75 in Things to do in Chisinau
Landmark · Tourist Spot
At Victory Memorial and Eternal Flame, a circle of five red, uncompromising, abstract pillars thrusts skyward, representing the five years of Moldovan involvement in World War II. A stark and somber Soviet-era memorial of open spaces delineated by hard marble, the memorial honors those fallen in battle. The eternal flame burns for the unknown soldiers of World War II, and also for those killed in the 1992 War of Transnistria. Walk among the dark graves of the fallen, watched over by the imposing, sculpted murals of soldiers above, and examine the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. To visit Victory Memorial and Eternal Flame and other attractions in Chisinau, use our Chisinau tour planner.
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  • Definitely worth checking this place out. As the TA name says, it has a victory memorial (not an arch like many countries!) with the eternal flame underneath the quad-pod (is that what you call a...  more »
  • It's a nice park to walk and spend some time. It's WWII themed, so everything is for those who died in the war - there is an eternal flame to commemorate them. Most of the things are written in...  more »
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