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

Bldg. 2 Lenina pr-kt 5/2, Yakutsk 677000, Russia
+7 411 234-35-27
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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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Nov 14, 2017
“Great exhibits in one of the oldest museums in Siberia”
Sep 3, 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

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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.

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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.

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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,

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