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Karl Marx Monument
Address:Penza, Kuibyshev street
The first monument in Penza and in Europe to honour Karl Marx appeared in Penza in 1918, at Sovetskaya square, which used to be the central square of the town.
In 1960 a new monument, executed by sculptor S.S. Aleshin, was opened in the form a bronze two-metre bust at the six-metre granite plinth.