The Independence Square (or Maidan Nezalezhnosti in Ukrainian) is the main square in Kiev, and the most beautiful one. Parades, concerts, festivals and other city arrangements and holidays take place on this square.
There are six fountains, Independence Column and artificial waterfall. Independency Column is 50m, it is topped with the statue of Archangel Mikhail (12m). The column is made from a light composition stone and the statue is made of bronze. Read more in Wikipedia.