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Buryatia History Museum

Profsoyuznaya ul., d. 29, Ulan-Ude 670000, Russia
(3012) 22170
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Excellent museum

This rich museum collection give fantastic view and information of Tibetan Buddhism and the... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
shkomit
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Large and comprehensive museum

By Siberian standards, this is a quite large museum, and thoroughly covers Buryatian history from... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
Amber K
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 1, 2017
“Excellent museum”
Sep 10, 2017
“Large and comprehensive museum”
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Profsoyuznaya ul., d. 29, Ulan-Ude 670000, Russia
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(3012) 22170
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

This rich museum collection give fantastic view and information of Tibetan Buddhism and the cultural of Buryats. The items were collected from lot of monasteries that closed after the revolution. There are many elegant Buddha figures, Shaman robs and quite extensive mask collection. I recommended...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

By Siberian standards, this is a quite large museum, and thoroughly covers Buryatian history from ancient times to the present. The exhibits are all real artifacts, well-interpreted and displayed. If the story of the inhabitants of Buryatia is of any interest to you, this is...More

Thank Amber K
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

I was really surprised by how much the local Buryat costumes, decorations and pretty much everything resembled Chinese stuff. Had some pretty interesting artworks from the religions. Worth going for a visit.

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Reviewed October 2, 2014

Our very informed guide led us through this fascinating museum of local costumes, customs, and other artifacts of history of this far-flung part of the world. Really worth a visit.

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Reviewed May 23, 2012

Buryatia History Museum has some nice exhibitions on Buryat history. We waited for quite a long time to find someone who could sell the tickets to us and in the end, they let us in for 200 R per exhibition! I think it was a...More

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