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Museum of Wooden Architecture

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Many preserved houses and buildings

Staff friendly and cheerfully show you their house and explain life. A nice place to stroll around... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Sheila R
Real Architecture

can you imagine you don't have modern equipment, but your art is perfect , this is very famous area... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Burhan T
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1 Oct 2018
“Many preserved houses and buildings”
2 Nov 2016
“Real Architecture”
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Prosveshheniya st., 1b, Kostroma 156004, Russia
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+7 494 237-25-73
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Staff friendly and cheerfully show you their house and explain life. A nice place to stroll around and explore

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 3 November 2016

can you imagine you don't have modern equipment, but your art is perfect , this is very famous area in the russian please visit and respect to real architect

Thank Burhan T
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Really like it...you can see how people live before (house and conditions), have possibility to make photo in costums, on little river or lake- you can try yourself floating in wooden boat

Thank Natasa N
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Really worth to have a visit there if u r interested with Russian historical architecture. But definitely you must have a tour guide as it far from town. I think it's better if u come during spring.

Thank Cheng T
Reviewed 31 August 2015

It is not so interesting from the point of historic knowledge, but very good for relaxation during hot or warm weather: large space with a lot of greenery helps you to spend some time while seeing some examples of 19-20 century provincial architecture.

Thank Andrei G
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Visited the museum of wooden architecture for the day from yaroslavl and found it to be a nice change from the usual suspects that we had been visiting (mainly churches) it is set in an area with nice scenery with a river where there is...More

Thank mungled
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I wish we weren't in the town for literally a couple of days only - this place is like a real village, with all kinds of old buildings standing along a small winding river (where you can rent a boat). The admission price was ridiculously...More

Thank Elena B
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

My family and I visit every time we come to Kostroma. It's very beautiful and scenic as well as interesting. We have young children and they enjoy it very much. We love taking family photos here.

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 21 January 2015

liked the place - even in winter it was nice to walk through old wooden buildings drowning in snow. But when you get in (note - not all buildings are open in winter) you feel it alive, unlike many museums. Maybe that's because all buildings...More

Thank AlexanderY
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Personally, I enjoy traditional wooden architecture but this exhibition surprises by the number of exhibits. There you can find old wooden churches, mills and the whole street of wooden houses ranging from very poor to very rich. Expierenced guides will tell you interesting stories about...More

Thank Елена М
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