The tradition of naming parks and squares after writers and poets exists in many countries around the world. Mykolaiv was no exception. It is possible and necessary to mention well-known squares that all Mykolaiv citizens know namely squares named after T. Shevchenko, O. Pushkin. We are talking about the Literary Square, a small green area, the history of which is already full of interesting facts and events. The Literary or "Literator" Square (according to official documents) is located nearby the Central City Library named after M.L. Kropyvnytskyi on Potemkinskaya Str., 143a.