Belarusian State University(BSU)

The opening of the Belarusian State University is actually the beginning of the formation of the Belarusian science and the birth of the Belarusian science schools. V.I. Picheta, the first rector of the Belarusian State University, in every way did that BSU was formed as the research and educational center, where scientific schools should be established. He also created the first scientific school to study social and economic history of Belarus, introduced in BSU tradition of teaching through research. It is no accident, that university graduates were based personnel of the Academy of Sciences.

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The Government House

The central place in The Square of Independence is a building of Government House (1934, architect. I.Langbard). It employs a legislative organ of state power – the Parliament, the Council of Ministers – the central body of executive power, other state agencies. There are the state emblem and flag on the building.

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Independence Square

The Square of Independence is the central and largest area of Minsk. It was begun to build in the early 30s of the XX century by architect I.G.Langbard as the main square of the capital and initially took the name of Lenin.

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The gates of the city

The modern form of the forecourt was formed in 1948-1956 years. Complex blocks, located opposite the railway station, are perceived as a ceremonial entrance to the city by bus and train stations. This perception is enhanced by two eleven-story towers at the corners of the five-story apartment houses, placed symmetrically. These towers are called “gateway cities”, “Minsk Gate” play an important role in the skyline of the city.

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Экскурсия «Старый город»

Верхний город «Верхний город» это знаменательное место, с которым связана история Минска и всей Беларуси на протяжении 400 лет. Возник он в XVI веке как административный, торговый и культурный центр города. Здесь было сосредоточено большинство наиболее значительных памятников монументальной архитектуры. Читать далее Ратуша Минская ратуша является символом городского самоуправления. Она появилась в городе в связи […]

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Прогулки по городу

Прогулки по городу Площадь Свободы Главным местом в Верхнем городе, где размещались органы управления и концентрировалась торговля, была современная площадь Свободы. В XVI столетии она называлась Верхним рынком, в XIX веке — Соборной площадью, во время войны 1812 года, когда город находился в руках французов — площадью Наполеона. А с 1917 года она стала называться […]

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Тор-10

Trinity Suburb Trinity Suburb is a beautiful and unique corner of the old Minsk, which is now one of the most favorite places of Minsk dwellers and guests. The occupation of the territory according to the archaeological data has began in the X century. At the beginning of the XVI century on a hill overlooking […]

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