Photos Bishkek Lenin and Frunze Museums
Photos Bishkek Lenin and Frunze Museums

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

The Russian people celebrate the successful Bolshevik revolution, they are liberated and better times are ahead

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Workers and farmers are freed from slavery and now have the tools to build an utopia socialist state

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Lenin with other revolutionaries, exact occasion unknown

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Detail of a sculpture with Lenin standing in front of a table where two other revolutionaries sit behind

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Ensemble depicting Lenin with other Bolsheviks carrying a red flag

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Another sculpture with Lenin holding a red flag while armed revolutionaries advance to the enemy

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Bolsheviks are hoisting a red banner after their victory over government forces in Petrograd

Bishkek - Lenin Museum sculpture

Sculpture depicting Lenin marching with fellow revolutionaries holding a Red Flag

Bishkek - Lenin statue

Lenin used to stand in the middle of Ala-Too Square, the main square in Bishkek but has now been relegated to the back of the former Lenin Museum

Bishkek - Lenin statue

A large Lenin statue with a familiar pose, guiding his sheep on the path of socialism to a bright future

Bishkek - Lenin statue

Comtourist editor in front of the Lenin statue that stills stands in Bishkek Kirghizstan, lets hope it will stay there for a while

Bishkek - Lenin statue

Lenin gives the thumbs up! Or is he pointing us the path that we should follow to the socialist utopia, we will probably never know!

Bishkek - Monument of friendship and labour

Monument of Friendship and Glory of Labor, constructed in 1974 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Kyrgyz SSR and the Communist Party of Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek - Frunze Museum building

The building that houses the Frunze Museum is a fine example of Soviet architecture combined with revolutionary art work

Bishkek - Frunze house

The Frunze museum is build around the house in Bishkek where he lived as a boy

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