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Chekhov House Museum

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OK - For the best experience...You must have someone that speaks Russian to really enjoy this. For... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
maryfoodie2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
CALLING ALL CHEKOV FANS

Having done the Gorky House Museum and wondered down to have lunch at Coffeemania ( nice chain ) it... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2014
Andrzej116
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London, United Kingdom
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Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya st., 6, Moscow 123001, Russia
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

The Chekhov House Museum is one of the "must do" things while being in Moscow. It reflects Chekhov's and his relatives' lives in Moscow, which is not always known. it won't take too much time but gives a flavor of Chekhov's live in the city.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ErkinbekK1
Reviewed 28 December 2017

OK - For the best experience...You must have someone that speaks Russian to really enjoy this. For if you can talk to the women that watch the rooms and show your love of Chekov . They will tell you what ever you want about him...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank maryfoodie2015
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Chekhov's House really stands out on this busy road. Inside it is so peaceful and is one of the few museums I have visited in Moscow that has genuinely helpful and kind staff. I had some questions and they answered them very well and were...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Elliemae521
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Entry: 250 rub, if you want to take pictures: 100 rub (not worth) I didn't buy a photo ticket, only took pictures of the house from the outside. There is a description of each room in English, no audio guide. Descriptions are useful but somewhat...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Amethyst L
Reviewed 2 June 2016

In the Sadovaya - Kudrinskaya (section of Garden Ring) is located this pleasant, small house, in which Anton Pavlovich Chekhov lived from 1886 to 1890. The colour of the house is red, and as Chekhov once wrote, " the colour of the house is liberal,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Having done the Gorky House Museum and wondered down to have lunch at Coffeemania ( nice chain ) it was time for some Chekov -yes we we were having an alternative Moscow day. Not easy to locate as you have to step over a half...More

Date of experience: May 2014
5  Thank Andrzej116
Reviewed 8 February 2014

This is a small house, and it really does not take much time to visit, but what totally floored me was his actual medical license on the wall!!! Many people forget that he was a doctor. There are also many photos of him as he...More

Date of experience: January 2014
5  Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed 16 March 2012

Not a "wow", but still worthwhile visiting. His desk, his bed, some photos, some manuscripts, a room of posters...He only lived there briefly before he got sick. Great location across the street from one of Moscow's 7 Sisters and the recently reopened Planetarium. Take a...More

Date of experience: February 2012
4  Thank coolpapabell
Reviewed 21 August 2011

The place is right on the Garden Ring, almost opposite to the Moscow Zoo entrance. Slightly difficult to locate as the signs are small but well worth the effort. Dom Muzei AP Chekhova (Chekhov House Museum) - Sadovo-Kudrinskaia Ulitsa 6, Moscow, RU-103001, Russia, RU Hours...More

Date of experience: July 2011
4  Thank TC0241
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