Old Odessa Pictures

Go on a tour of Old Odessa :) These black and white pictures provide a great view on Odessa's City Center in the 19th & 20th century. More on Odessa's history is at http://odessawalks.com/odessa-a-must-visit-destination-during-a-ukrainian-tour/
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Odessa Old Town. Duc de Richelieu statue on top of the Potemkin Steps

Odessa Old Town. Duc de Richelieu statue on top of the Potemkin Steps

#THE STEPS, which made Odessa famous!

#THE STEPS, which made Odessa famous!

Odessa Opera House and Richelieu street. Early 20th century

Odessa Opera House and Richelieu street.

View on Odessa's harbor and the city (Primorsky blvd) 1850s

View on Odessa's harbor and the city (Primorsky blvd)

Katherininskaya street leading to the duc de Richelieu statue & Odessa's harbor

Katherininskaya street leading to the duc de Richelieu statue & Odessa's harbor

Kateriniskaya square with the monument to Odessa's Founders and the Russian Empress Catherine who authorized the city's founding

Kateriniskaya square with the monument to Odessa's Founders and the Russian Empress Catherine who authorized the city's founding

Towering over one of Odessa's main squares, this building, called the Russov's house, was once one of the most magnificent structures of the city #Odessa #tour

Towering over one of Odessa's main squares, this building, called the Russov's house, was once one of the most magnificent structures of the city

The #Potemkin Steps has had many names. This is the view of the Steps when they were called "The Boulevard Steps" #Odessa #tour

The Steps has had many names. This is the view of the Steps when they were called "The Boulevard Steps"

Odessa's iconic sight- the Potemkin Steps #Tour #Odessa

The Richelieu Stairs, now known as the Potemkin Stairs, site of the famous scene in Sergei Eisenstein's silent movie The Battleship Potemkin. More postcards of the Russian Empire

One of the city's many landmark houses #Odessa #tour

One of the city's many landmark houses

Odessa's Harbor in old days #Odessa #tour

Odessa's Harbor in old days

St Nickolas Church, later became known as Transfiguration cathedral. The main Russian Orthodox church in Odessa region, one of the largest in Russian Empire #Odessa #tour

St Nickolas Church, later became known as Transfiguration cathedral. The main Russian Orthodox church in Odessa region, one of the largest in Russian Empire

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