Belarusian House of Government

Location: Minsk, Belarus

Completed: 1934

Architects: Iosif Langbard (architect) and Matvey Manizer (sculptor)

Genre: Constructivism, Soviet architecture, former USSR

The statue of Lenin outside the constructivist-style Belarusian House of Government dates back to 1933 and is cast in bronze. It was destroyed during World War II but was subsequently restored in 1945.

Belarusian Government Building Independence (Nezalezhnastsi) Square Minsk Belarus-1-2

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