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Dnipropetrovsk National History Museum

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Overview of Ukrainian history

The museum covers Ukrainian history from prehistoric times to the present day. Ancient stone idols... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Northern Ireland
Interesting and informative

This well-planned museum has exhibits from the prehistoric times through to the 20th century. There... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Lois L
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18 Karla Marksa Ave, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
+380 562 463 422
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum covers Ukrainian history from prehistoric times to the present day. Ancient stone idols and burials, Scythian gold, peasant life, the Cossacks who played such an important role, the Russian conquest and the way Catherine the Great and her ministers tried to shape the...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

This well-planned museum has exhibits from the prehistoric times through to the 20th century. There are many photographs and articles of clothing as well as various artifacts. However, the highlight is the carriage that carried Catherine the Great into the city in 1787.

Thank Lois L
Reviewed 7 February 2018

One question, where is the carriage of Catherine the Great, who came to place "the first stone" for the monastery that was eventually built 40 times smaller than originally intented?

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This museum is one of the most interesting places in Dnepr. The collection of the exhibits in it is unique. You can find the artifacts belonging to the earliest centuries of history up to the contemporary ones. The region is very rich in history so...More

1  Thank Наталия К
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This museum covers from the prehistoric era up to the present. Artifacts are clearly labeled in Ukrainian/Russian as well as English and staf are knowledgeable although not always able to speak much English. Plan for at least two hours!

Thank Pieter S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I am a bit of a connoisseur of historical museums in post-Soviet backwaters. Some are real gems. This is one of them and one of my favorites. I visited it 10 years ago and made sure to visit again on another trip to Dnipro. It...More

Thank Carpetblogger
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Industrial Revolution has sparked a chain reaction of the development and advancement of the automobile and machinery industries around the world. Here at this museum is no different because it depicts a lot of old styled trains, cars, and other convenient forms of automobiles around!...More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 27 January 2017

there is history by antiquel times to the modern time, one of the oldest richest museum of Ukraine, utensils, dishes, ornaments of the ancient Scythian burial mounds, a peasant clothing, household items more recent times, the exposure urban development in Dnepropetrovsk

Thank sofytea
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A nice variety of historical items. Wish the descriptions would have also been in English for visitors.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 26 August 2016

very big and very detailed museum. there are many halls for every critical history stages of dnepropetrovsk from early ages. very impressive presentation and items inside. you should see

Thank Bülent P
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