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Mikhail Bulgakov's Museum

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Bolshaya Sadovaya St., 10 | Entrance 6, 4th Floor, Apt. 50, Moscow 125047, Russia
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Reviewed 28 January 2019

On Bolshaya Sadovaya ulitsa, a part of the Garden Ring, the outer ring road around Moscow's center, is - in No 10 - a former luxury rental apartment block in Russian Art Nouveau style, which under Soviet rule was turned into a Kommunalka, a communal...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

As we’re both fans of Bulgakov’s writings, the museums in Moscow were one of the top things on the agenda when my girlfriend and I visited. Finding it was easy, but getting in is a bit tricky, because the door is always locked and there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Delightful small museum run by enthusiastic young people. Limited info in English, but they will be happy to give you what they have. Buy something at the little cafe or gift shop to support this, as they don’t charge admission. Make sure you get directions...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Isaac L
Reviewed 6 June 2018

As a huge fan of Master and Margarita, persuaded my friends to show me this museum. Would recommend it if you love his work! You should also book a tour around Moscow connected to Master and Margarita and his history.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Oksana K
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I've been here many times before. Maybe the feet pacing along the Sadovoe koltso come here themselves, independently of my will. Or maybe it's because of a special atmosphere reigning here. First, in fact, the Museum here began a couple of decades before its formal...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We are big fans of the Master and Margarita so had big hopes for the museum. It was amazingly good with so many momentos of the book and a lovely cafe. The staff are great, you can buy postcards, books etc, and it is free...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank LoungerLondon
Reviewed 28 July 2017

If you've never read Bulgakov, then you're probably not reading this review. On a more serious note, this is the place for true Bulgakov fans to visit. There are actually two museums here. There is one on the ground floor that is run by a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

If you want to see all the museun and listen to a very interesting stories about Bulgakov and this place - buy tour! It's well-organized, informative and very interesting.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Elena S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I love the graffiti up the hallway into the flat. Life in communal flats under Soviet rule is shown here, though information is provided in Russian for the most part. The rooms are beautifully laid out, both showing how Bulgakov lived whilst also combining aspects...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

The museum seemed to be interesting, but there was unfortunately no information in English. We thus didn't understand anything. The lay-out of the rooms were good. We could afterwards visit Bulgakov's apartment as well, which is quite close to the museum.

Date of experience: May 2016
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