Inspect the “Hero-Fortress” of Brest

Inspect the “Hero-Fortress” of Brest

Brest, Belarus

Admire powerful 19th century Brest Fortress, which the garrison defended from the Nazis for a full month before it fell; hence its title of Hero-Fortress. The fortress today is a museum and memorial to the defenders and to the city of Brest.

PUBLISHED: August 29, 2013