Atatürk Monument (Artvin)

Artvin Atatürk Statue, is a monument in Artvin, Turkey.[1] Monument consists of the world’s largest Atatürk statue made of steel and copper.[2] The monument was completed in 2012 and unveiled in a ceremony in 2017.[3] It is the most popular site in Artvin with more than 35.000 visitors per year.[4][5] Monument was sculpted by Georgian sculptor Jumber Jikia.

Atatürk Monument

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Two ceremonies to be held for Atatürk statue". hurriyetdailynews.com. Retrieved 18 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Dünyanın en büyük Atatürk Heykeli'ne doğru heyecanlı atlayış". ntv.com.tr. 19 March 2019. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  3. ^ "Türkiye'nin En Büyük Atatürk Heykeli Turizme Açıldı". milliyet.com.tr. 4 October 2017. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  4. ^ "En büyük Atatürk heykeli Artvin'de". milliyet.com.tr. 9 November 2018. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  5. ^ "Dünyanın en büyük Atatürk heykeli Artvin'e yapılıyor". olay53.com. 30 September 2011. Retrieved 31 December 2019.

Coordinates: 41°10′15.0″N 41°49′44.6″E / 41.170833°N 41.829056°E / 41.170833; 41.829056