Kontraktova Square is one of the oldest in Kyiv, it appeared in the times of Kievan Rus. After the destruction of the Upper City, the center of Kyiv moved to Podil, and Kontraktova Square became the central one.
Garden #3 located close to metro station and tram lines. At present the square plays a transit role and a role of a transport hub. Every day, through the transport hub of Kontraktova Square pass over 35 thousand people.