Exposition and parade of military equipment of times of The Great Patriotic War in honor of the end of the Battle for Leningrad on August 9, 1944.
It was the longest battle in the history of The Great Patriotic War. The heroic defence of the city lasted for 1126 days.
About 1 442 000 civilians died in the besieged Leningrad. 577 960 permanent losses were sustained in the battle for Leningrad.
Leningrad was granted the tittle of Hero City.