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Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum

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An fascinating museum, well worth a visit.

I had been wanting to visit for some time and this month I was actually staying in Zhytomyr! An... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Paul R
Devizes, United Kingdom
Brilliant! Well worth the stopover in Zhytomyr. Free on Town Festival Day! Americans take note of Soviet ingenuity!

9/9/18 - We three British middle aged guys were on our way back to fly out to London from Lviv a... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled across this museum while visiting friends and spent a very pleasant couple of hours checking out all manner of weird and wonderful things that Id only ever seen in books. Space capsules from the 60's and various rockets, boosters and cosmonaut memorabilia. It cost...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nick V
Reviewed 22 October 2018

I had been wanting to visit for some time and this month I was actually staying in Zhytomyr! An interesting collection of spacecraft and associated technology, all nicely laid out. The very helpful and friendly staff spoke some English and explained the various exhibits. Worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

9/9/18 - We three British middle aged guys were on our way back to fly out to London from Lviv a few days later. We decided to break our journey from Kyiv in Zhytomyr and visit the Space Museum we had heard about from a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Quick stop while in the area. Very interesting museum! Some real pieces and lots of full size replicas. Good for about an hour.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank keenerkrew
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent!!!! Guide Konstantyn is great, for foreign tourists this museum is unexpected place!!! One can see a tiny piece of the Moon :)

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank visitUkraineKyiv
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Korolyov was a local chap who was the chief Soviet rocket designer. Such places are fascinating as the technology is incredible and what it speaks to about mankind. The rockets, modules and space equipment are the stars. A model of the Sputnik satellite is on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

It's a small but very interesting museum in Zhytomyr. A place must see. History of space era on the Earth. How austronouts worked. There you realise that they were very brave men

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 2017evga
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Exposition of this museum is not too large. However, it contains some very interesting artefacts - including copy of famous Soviet moon vehicle Lunokhod. But very interesting are the guides. They will tell you details which were not highlighted in the official news. Do not...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Small, but very interesting place. English guide and English signs are available. Will hear interesting facts about soviet space industry, and see/touch real rockets and their parts.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This museum is small and when we first stepped off the bus we weren't sure if we wanted to hang out in the town or not. However when we found the museum, the ticket lady actually came out to beckon us in. We had such...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Joshiewoshie
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