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Mikhail Frunze Museum

364, Frunze Str., Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
227700
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We spent a little time at the Mikhail Frunze Museum in Bishkek mid-August 2017 when in the capital... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JGDynamo
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New Brunswick, Canada
Time capsule in downtown Bishkek

If you are feeling nostalgic for the Soviet days, if you do not mind that not all of the many... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Kristine_Archi
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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“old house” (2 reviews)
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364, Frunze Str., Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a little time at the Mikhail Frunze Museum in Bishkek mid-August 2017 when in the capital. It is an older museum about the history of Soviet Communism which is something different from what we are used to. The displays and exhibits are a...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

If you are feeling nostalgic for the Soviet days, if you do not mind that not all of the many photos are captioned in English, if you enjoy being in dusty/musty places, and if you would like to see a museum that has been built...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Without people like Mikhail Frunze there would have been no Soviet Union. Frunze was born in Bishkek, son of a Moldovan father and a Russian mother who were settlers on Kyrgyz lands. Mikhail belonged to the first generation of revolutionary Soviet leaders who made sure...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This Soviet Museum has soviet style miserable staff, but is still worth a brief visit. Only half the captions are in English but it is an interesting place for an hour.

1  Thank Daran71
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Probably the only old house remaining in Bishkek (previous name Frunze) with XIXth century furnitures. Don't miss the nice wooden horse of Mikhail !

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This museum is devoted to one person, Mikhail Frunze. It's a collection of his personal belongs, manuscript, stories about him and the communism party. On the first floor is where Frunze's original house is located, this is the most worth seeing display in the entire...More

1  Thank Geminican
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

This museum is dedicated to the Bolshevik hero Frunze who was born in Pishpek : the name was changed to Frunze in Soviet times, but changed again to Bishkek. The museum contains a lot of military artifacts and memorabilia including a section devoted to General...More

1  Thank oropolitics
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

An informative museum about USSR and Frunze, guide couldn't help but cherish the old times of soviet republic. overall it's worth a short visit.

1  Thank NickolasJoelLado
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

In this museum you can learn about the life of this leader whose name used to had the capital city of Kyrgyzstan, today named Bishkek. A very interesting life about this man unknown in occident.

Thank anamaria67
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

many information in English, about the life and the realisation of Frunze, I have espacially appreciate the visit of his house at the end of the journey

Thank Eric M
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