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Odessa Local Lore and History Museum

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20th Century and Holodomor Exhibits

The Odessa Museum, though slightly uninspiring from the outside, provides a really interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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Not much signage in English

This is actually a great museum: it's inexpensive, has cool displays, is in a great building with... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Debby S
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Gavannaya St., 4, Odessa 65026, Ukraine
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

You need just an hour for the whole museum. Not many English descriptions. Very old fashioned with pictures and old paintings

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

An old fashioned museum which does nothing to tell the story of the exhibits. Reading the labels is hard as it is often dark, and they are small andquite far away. Not helpful that information is often only in Ukrainian. The Second World War exhibit...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is actually a great museum: it's inexpensive, has cool displays, is in a great building with beautiful decorative details everywhere. The displays all had signs, but I don't read Russian or Ukranian so I was limited in my experience of them. There were signs...More

Thank Debby S
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The Odessa Museum, though slightly uninspiring from the outside, provides a really interesting perspective on aspects of modern history, in the form of collected objects rather than dialogue, for a reasonable price. They have three exhibitions, the two paid exhibitions consisting of Odessa in the...More

1  Thank GandalfTheDrunk
Reviewed 14 January 2017

If your're interested in local history and culture, it's a nice place to visit. Interesting expositions at their gallery

Thank Pavel P
Reviewed 18 March 2016

this place to visit and get to know a lot of culture and history, I recomend this place good for tourists,

Thank Elena K
Reviewed 30 August 2015

There are not so many buildings you can visit on the inside in this historical city. So if you love the 19th century, you should visit this one. Nice exhibitions and cheap tickets. So leave the street for 20 minutes and see how the rich...More

1  Thank jve0165
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Tickets are so cheap, and its great place for everyone who loves history. Egyptian and greek parts of exposition are awesome!

1  Thank MiyStambul
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Lilke all buidling in Ukraine, this one is falling apart. However, like all buildings and the city itself, it was immaculately clean. I enjoyed the exhibits as I love history. Each floor has a different period of Ukrainian history which was cool. I loved the...More

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