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Museum of Old Equipment and Tools

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Very interesting museum in city center. Great examples of old instruments, equipment and... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Hidden gem in the center of Nizhny

You do not have to love technology to enjoy this unusual museum. In a two-room exhibition, the... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Paul K
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6 Aug 2018
1 Aug 2018
“Nice place”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Bolshaya Pokrovskaya St., 43 | 3rd Floor, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
+7 831 215-10-60
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Very interesting museum in city center. Great examples of old instruments, equipment and devices. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

It's not so big but quite nice. The price is a bit higher than what I would value the experience. Worth a look though.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 773nicholasn
Reviewed 13 June 2017

You do not have to love technology to enjoy this unusual museum. In a two-room exhibition, the museum displays a variety of objects from a private collection, most of which were lovingly restored by hand. You will find a lot of well-preserved Soviet relicts as...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum with a wide variety of exhibits. You're allowed to touch stuff which makes it even more of an experience. The old gramophones and other musical equipment still works and makes a fascinating listening experience. The staff was very friendly. They recently changed the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Vegard G. S
Management response:Responded 6 April 2017

Yes, indeed, pricing in the Museum were changed. From July 2016, the price of the ticket with audio guide for Russians and foreigners alike. Moreover, when you visit the Museum you can ask for audio guide in English or German language. Welcome! We hope you...More

Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Never in my life have I been treated like I was today at this museum. Was charged 300 rubles then when I spoke in English was told your a foreigner it's 600 rubles to you. I refused to pay was given my 300 back and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank David M
Management response:Responded 6 April 2017

Thank you for Your feedback, even though it is negative. It is very important to know your opinion about the work of the Museum. At the time of writing Your review, the Museum had such rules, and the staff did the right thing by asking...More

Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

This is the interactive museum with a lot of historical equipment. You can touch everything, see how it works. You will hear the music from the old radio, gramophone and other old music equipment. Wonderful place! People there will answer all your questions and say...More

1  Thank Alicia B
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