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If you are interested in Russian folklore , should visit this museum. It's in three floors included... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2015
nazanin m
Tehran, Iran
A small museum of toys

We have visited Matreshka museum. Ona big room of differents matreshkas. Nothing special. Visit if... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Moscow, Russia
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Aug 10, 2016
“A small museum of toys”
Oct 30, 2015
“worth to visit”
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

We have visited Matreshka museum. Ona big room of differents matreshkas. Nothing special. Visit if you have an extra time.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Mazmanyan_FA
Reviewed 30 October 2015

If you are interested in Russian folklore , should visit this museum. It's in three floors included cool dolls n other toys and one floor included Japanese dolls. Have a look to its shop ; you can buy some Russian traditional toys.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank nazanin m
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Very nice collection of dolls and history. Besides you may buy some handmade toys and gifts for the kids. I ' ve enjoyed

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 11 June 2015

The toys wee different, reasonably priced and made in Sergei Posad. Many of them were so much better than the rubbish found at the markets and a better price. Old fashioned toys that require not batteries and will fascinate kids. A great stop here.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Bev_and_John_13
Reviewed 27 December 2014

This miuseum was concepted in the post revolutionary dark years by the norwegian-origin Bartram, who devotedly collected and kept the toys of Russian craftsmen from Sergiv Posad and around. Then during the soviet period it was tald everybody to be the unique(!) museum of toy...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Klimov O
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Enjoyed the museum in the company of 13,10 and 8yo. Some of the toys are rather old, but beautifully made. There aren't that many exhibits and certainly not that much information about any of them. I enjoyed the craft/design aspect of the exhibition and one...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 9 May 2013

I wouldn't go out of my way to visit the museum, but on the walk back from the Trinity-Sergius Monastery it is a nice pit-stop. Nice lake next to it to look at. About halfway to town. There were some toys the kids could play...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank KenW203
Reviewed 5 July 2012

Unfortunately, the staff were rude and the displays were nothing great/impressive. It was also quite upsetting that there wasn't any english anywhere. Spend an extra 45 minutes at the Monastery...which is amazing...and get a personal tour...1 hour and 425RUR.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank PeriwinkleM
Reviewed 12 May 2012

We went to the Toy Museum thinking that the museum would be a show case of the Matryoshka dolls - given that Sergiev Posad is known as the birthplace of the doll. The museum wasn't expensive - 160 roubles - and whilst it has a...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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