Anton Chekhov Monument In Yalta Park. www.sergoyalta.at.ua

Guided Tours, Excursions, Programs, in Crimea: Yalta, Sevastopol, Balaclava, Bakhchisaray. Private guide Sergey Tsarapora http://sergoyalta.at.ua The name of the great Russian writer Anton Chekhov was closely connected to Yalta. Here he created his outstanding works, did much to Yalta as a doctor and public activist. July 15, 1953 in one of the most picturesque places of the city — in Seaside Park was opened the monument to "the foremost citizen of the city". On the diorite pedestal mounted the bronze figure of the writer, sitting on the rock. His look is turned to the sea; a notebook is in the hands. Author of the sculpture — prof. G.Motovilov, architect - L.Polyakov.