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The Museum of History and Culture of The People of The North

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Great exhibits in one of the oldest museums in Siberia

We had difficulty finding this museum, but were pleasantly surprised on entering. The museum is a 5... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Andrew M
Excellent museum

Well worth visiting with dioramas of animals, geological info and specimens, costumes, jewellery... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Katherine408
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14 Nov 2017
“Great exhibits in one of the oldest museums in Siberia”
3 Sep 2016
“Excellent museum”
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Bldg. 2 Lenina pr-kt 5/2, Yakutsk 677000, Russia
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had difficulty finding this museum, but were pleasantly surprised on entering. The museum is a 5 minute walk from Prospekt Lenina, so is not visible from the street. We had just visited the House Museum for Political exiles and decided to walk to the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Well worth visiting with dioramas of animals, geological info and specimens, costumes, jewellery, artefacts, etc. We spent several hours here on a Sunday afternoon. Only technical problem was lack of chairs and no lift but this is usual in Russian museums.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

From prehistory through today, including czars, Revolution, WWII. Self-guided, mostly Russian text but some English. Interesting exhibits, well-curated. Met students sketching some exhibits, natural life, which indicated to us the museum is actively part of the community, a good sign. Well-recommended by our hotel, validly.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

Well worth while and an extensive history of Yakutia from culture to animals and conflicts. . The Museum is spread out over a number of floors,

Date of experience: September 2014
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