»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

Alexander Pushkin Statue

Type: Historical Site

The Alexander Pushkin statue by Alexander Bourganov was erected in 2000 on the campus of George Washington University as part of a cultural exchange between Moscow and Washington. In 2009, a statue of the American poet Walt Whitman was erected in Moscow. The bronze sculpture of Pushkin is posed in front of a tall column, and pearched atop the column is the winged horse Pegasus, representing "poetry and creative inspiration."

Address: George Washington University
2121 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
View in Google Maps
Javascript is required to view this map.

More Literary Places Nearby:

2000 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
1417 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
3241 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20007
City Guide

by Carolyn Parkhurst

New York Times best-selling author Carolyn Parkhurst shares the bookstores, reading series, and other literary landmarks of Washington, D.C., that make it “a beautiful, vibrant, creative city."

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2014. All Rights Reserved