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Arseniev State Museum of Primorskiy Region

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Our visit to Vladivostok happened to coincided with the Asia Pacific Forum and many exhibits from... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Great Museum which is centrally located

This museum is centrally located at the intersection of Svetlanskaya Strret and Aleutskaya Street... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
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To understand and to fall in love with the city of Vladivostok, which had been changing during its entire history, you have to come to the Main Museum in the city. Today this place is the biggest and fullest exhibition complex, which is changeable...more
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Svetlanskaya St., 20, Vladivostok 690091, Russia
+7 423 241-11-73
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Our visit to Vladivostok happened to coincided with the Asia Pacific Forum and many exhibits from Moscow were on display. There were well captioned in English. Most sections of the museum had a reasonably comprehensive explanation in English of the exhibits The one disappointment was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

The museum is quite interesting and holds a nice collection of soviet/Lenin memorabilia as well as some interactive parts. Not a lot is translated into English, so if you don't speak russian, get ready to be creative!

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

This museum is centrally located at the intersection of Svetlanskaya Strret and Aleutskaya Street. The architecture of the building is unmistakable, as the museum is one of the most photographed buildings in Vladivostok. It was built in 1904, and has the reputation of being the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I was really impressed by this museum. It had some impressively ancient artefacts (mammoth bones) and showed the progressuce civilisation of the people of the region in a beautiful way. The photos on the top floor gave an amazing insight into everyday life of the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This museum is a worthless pit. First of all they charge you for double the price than the tariff. Second nearly all of the texts are in Russian and if translated the translation is so bad it is almost laughable if it werent so bad...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank M T
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We were in Vladivostok quite a short time for such a beautiful city, but we managed to get a fantastic organized tour by Vremja Goroda which is a division of the Arseniev Museum. Our guide Larisa met us in front of the market and gave...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

If you are interested in history of this region, this museum is very enough for you. It treats history about Asian minor ethnics before Russians came here, and also for history of Russian here. Also, I recommend you if you can not read any Russian,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Not every thins is in English but the museum gives a good overview of the conquest of the far East. The exhibition is quite interactive.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Several floors of rooms. 200 rubles entry fee. There's a great collection of local tribal clothing and artefacts and some ancient artefacts. Most of the other collections are from 18th-20th centuries. There are some good traditional Russian head dresses. There's a room of stuffed animals...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Maire M
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This small museum could be great for russian speakers. Only one room has text in english, so I didn't understood exposed stuff

Date of experience: August 2016
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