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Minsk Destination Guide

Delve into Minsk in Belarus!

Minsk in the region of Minskaya Voblastsʼ with it's 1,742,124 residents is a city in Belarus and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Minsk in Belarus

Current time in Minsk is now 03:19 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Minsk" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Riga, Daugavpils, Pskov, Vilnius, Zhodzina or Lyasny. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

25°C / 77 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 991.4 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 30th of June 2017
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Saturday, 1st of July 2017
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)
Sunday, 2nd of July 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 16°C (62 °F)

Videos

\ Minsk Belarus (2011)

04:13 min ( September 06, 2012 by Сергей Нагорный)
Views: 1,066 - Rating: 5/5

2011 . Canon 550D - holy-mozart.livejournal.com Minsk / Belarus - / (22 Timelaps) - www.youtube.com

Minsk Belarus

05:37 min ( July 10, 2009 by Vladimir Korvatsky)
Views: 6,883 - Rating: 4.625/5

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Minsk Belarus - Stalinist City Style

02:25 min ( May 20, 2008 by abflint1)
Views: 13,996 - Rating: 4.3913/5

Notes from the road for UberNomad.com: AB Flint confronts the pomp and bombast of classic Stalinist city planning

Almaz in Minsk

04:57 min ( February 13, 2008 by holymozzy)
Views: 1,128 - Rating: 4/5

Almaz church with mission in Minsk, the capital of Belarus


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Minsk during the next days.

20
Jul
2017

IDate2017 Minsk

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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29
Jul
2017

FSP Festival

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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05
Sep
2017

BUDPRAGRES 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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26
Sep
2017

Medicine And Health

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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27
Sep
2017

Medicine And Health

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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03
Oct
2017

INFRATRANS 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS BELARUS 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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02
Nov
2017

INTERSTYLE 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Minsk

Minsk is the capital and largest city of Belarus, situated on the Svislach and Niamiha rivers. It is the administrative centre of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). As the national capital, Minsk has a special administrative status in Belarus and is the administrative centre of Minsk Region and Minsk raion (district). In 2012, it had a population of 1,901,700.

More reading: Minsk homepage
Located at 53.9, 27.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Europe, Cities in Belarus, Hero Cities of the Soviet Union, Minsk, Populated places established in the 11th century, Populated places in Minsk Region, Subdivisions of Belarus

Dynama Stadium (Minsk)

Dinamo Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Minsk, Belarus. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of FC Minsk and Belarus national football team. The stadium officially seats 40,000, but because part of the upper stand has not been used since the mid-90s for safety reasons, current capacity is only 34,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 53.9, 27.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1980 Summer Olympic venues, Athletics (track and field) venues in Belarus, Buildings and structures in Minsk, Football venues in Belarus, Multi-purpose stadiums in Belarus, National stadiums, Olympic football venues, Sport in Minsk, Sports venues built in the Soviet Union

State Security Committee of the Republic of Belarus

The State Security Agency of the Republic of Belarus (Belarusian: Камітэт дзяржаўнай бяспекі, КДБ; translit. Kamitet Dziaržaǔnaj Biaspieki, KDB, Russian: Комитет государственной безопасности, КГБ; translit. Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti, KGB) is the national intelligence agency of Belarus. It is the only intelligence agency that kept the Russian name "KGB" after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, albeit translated into Belarusian.

More reading: State Security Committee of the Republic of Belarus homepage
Located at 53.9, 27.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Intelligence agencies, Law enforcement agencies of Belarus

Svislach River

Svislach or Svisloch is a river in Belarus, a right tributary of the Biarezina river. It is 327 km in length. The name is derived from the root -visl- 'flowing,' of Indo-European origin (compare the Vistula River). Svislach flows through Minsk, the capital of Belarus.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 53.9, 27.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Minsk, Rivers of Minsk Region, Rivers of Mogilev Region, Tributaries of the Dnieper River

Nyamiha River

The Nyamiha is a river in Minsk. Today it is contained within a fabricated culvert. The first mention of the river in historical chronicles is connected with a disastrous Battle on the river Nemiga, which took place here in 1067, when the forces of the prince of Kievan Rus' defeated the forces of Polatsk princedom. The medieval epic The Tale of Igor's Campaign refers to the "bloody river banks of Nyamiha.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 53.9, 27.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Minsk