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Minsk Destination Guide

Delve into Minsk in Belarus

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

Interactive map of Minsk

Current time in Minsk is now 07:11 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Minsk " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Riga, Daugavpils, Pskov, Vilnius, and Zhodzina. While being here, make sure to check out Riga . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Minsk ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Belorussia. Minsk.

7:40 min by europerest
Views: 30071 Rating: 4.78

City of the ex Soviet unioт ..

Minsk. Беларусь. Минск. Центраферная съёмка.

3:11 min by Sopran12321
Views: 22216 Rating: 4.95

Отличный динамичный ролик с прогулкой по Минску с увеличенной в 8 раз скоростью снятого видео под крепко звонкую мелодию (Какую именно оставляю вам на разгадку, кто первый напишет, тот и отгадал! :)). ..

Minsk, Belarus - Stalinist City Style

2:25 min by abflint1
Views: 13996 Rating: 4.39

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

Поездка в Минск

15:27 min by masik68
Views: 7771 Rating: 3.67

Поездка в город Минск. 2-5 сентября 2011г. В некоторых местах рассинхрон звука, извиняюсь:( ..

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Interesting facts about this location


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.

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Located at 53.90 27.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km 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

Yanka Kupala National Academic Theatre

National academic theatre of Yanka Kupala (Belarusian: Нацыянальны акадэмічны тэатр імя Янкі Купалы, Minsk) is the oldest theatre of Belarus. It was opened on September 14, 1920, it is located in a building of the Minsk provincial theatre, constructed under the project of architects Karol Kozlowski and Konstantin Uvedensky in 1890 by means of donations of citizens. In 1944 has been renamed in honour of classic of the Belarusian literature, poet Yanka Kupala.

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Constitutional Court of Belarus

The Constitutional Court of Belarus is one of the top-tier courts in the Eastern European country. Created in 1994, the Court is run under guidelines that were issued in 1997. The purpose of the court is to render justice in areas where the constitution has come into question, such as a local law contradicting the constitution. There are 12 judges that sit on the bench, with all having degrees in legal studies, as required by Belarusian law.

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Belarusian State University Faculty of Economics

</center> The Faculty of Economics of the Belarusian State University trains Bachelors of Science in the following fields: Economics (specialization — "analytical economics", the qualification is an economist-analyst) Economic theory (specialization — "economic policy", the qualification is an economic theorist/ a teacher of economic sciences) Finance and credit (specialization —"banking", the qualification is an economist-financier) Management: (specialization — "international management", "innovation management", the qualification is an economist-manager) Dean — Prof.

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Gorky Park (Minsk)

Gorky Park (парк Горького, центральный детский парк им. Максима Горького, Maksim Gorky Central Children's Park) is a public park in Minsk, Belarus. In is located near the Victory Square and the Yanka Kupala Park. The park was established in 1800 under the name Governor's Garden. During the Soviet times it was renamed "парк культуры и отдыха им. Максима Горького" (Park of culture and recreation after A.M. Gorky) after the famous Russian/Soviet writer Maksim Gorky.

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Located at 53.90 27.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Amusement parks in Belarus, Parks in Minsk, Urban public parks

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Minsk