City limits in the Soviet Union normally had a specially designed sign to signify you are entering the city limits.
Pripyat was no different, and had this beautiful but simplistic concrete construction with a metal “1970”, the year the city was formed.
Since you’re here…
Contamination Zone is a group of people who are united by our love for the Chernobyl Zone. We are a non-profit organisation and every year we raise thousands of euros for good causes in the Chernobyl Zone, such as firefighting equipment, monument restoration, animal welfare and more.