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"Peter the Great" statue in Moscow, Russia. The statue of Peter I, in Moscow, Russia has a very strange history behind it. Legend says it was designed by Zurab Tsereteli, a Georgian architect, as a representation of Christopher Columbus, but after being rejected by the US Government, it was sold to Russia as a representation of Peter the Great.


The unpopular Peter the Great Statue in Moscow. Repeatedly named one of the ugliest in the world, Moscow authorities offered to relocate the statue to St. Petersburg. The offer was declined.


Statue of Peter Pan, Kensington Gardens, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe