About webcam "Central square" in the city Ussuriysk
The area of what is now Ussuriysk was inhabited by the tribes of Yulu-Moha, from the middle of the 9th century it became Huaju from the Kingdom of Bohai. Then settled Dōnghǎi Jurchen, under the control of Liao dynasty. Then the city became the capital of the Jin Supin dynasty and only then passed under the control of the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties respectively. In 1866, the village of Nikolskoe was founded on the square of modern Ussuriysk, named in honor of St. Nicholas. Due to its advantageous geographical position at the intersection of transport lines, the village experienced rapid growth during the 1870s, turning into a shopping center, its role increased after the railway connected Khabarovsk and Vladivostok, and in 1898 was given the status of a city and renamed in Nikolsk-Ussuriysk. The Ussuri Drama Theater from the Eastern Military District is located on Sovetskaya Street, not centrally located in the transport access to Central Square. You can see it through the lens of the web camera installed there, the picture of which is not only available to anyone, but also served around the clock. In online mode, you can view the broadcast on your phone, computer, or tablet. The central part of the city, including the streets of Lenin, Chicherina, Krasnoznamnaya and Ageeva, is of historical significance, the oldest hotel in the city (Lenin street No28) was built in 1880. On Lenina Street is the oldest Grand-Illyuzion cinema, it was built in 1908. Also in the central square is a monument to the Red Guards and partisans, who died in the battles in Ussuriisk in June 1918.