Victory Park is located in Saratov to Sokolova mountain. The most famous object of this Memorial is a 40-metre monument «cranes», dedicated to the residents of Saratov, killed during the great patriotic war.
The park itself was founded in 1975 in honor of the 30-year anniversary of victory. Since the Park is constantly replenished with new exhibits. And in the year 1982 in the Park was a monument to the Cranes. The author of the monument became Saratov architect, war party Yury Ivanovich Menâkin. He was the Chief Architect of the city.
Cranes have become one of the main symbols of Saratov. This monument can be seen on postcards, stamps and tourist booklets about Saratov.
In victory Park in the city of Saratov have been established not only the monuments and the monuments. The Park has become an open-air museum. With the entrance of park visitors are greeted with exhibits of great patriotic war-sanitary train and gunboat.
The alleys of the Park has settled a technique of war, as well as more modern armament samples-planes, such infantry fighting vehicles.
In the year 1999 in victory Park was opened Saratov State Museum of military glory.
Memorial Park not only, but also a place for recreation-alley ob4ustroeny for recreation. Would like to mention the Memorial Cranes. If you want to see the whole of Saratov and make good photos, with venues around the monument offers excellent views of the city, the Volga and Saratov bridge.