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Regional Museum of Local Lore

Lenina ave, 90, Murmansk 183012, Russia
+7 815 242-26-97
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I was impressed by this museum

Having gone to a number of crumbling, under-funded places that were clearly struggling, this was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
greave2016
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Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
good murmansk museum

Good murmansk musuem showcasing early life of settlers in murmansk, naval crew and local animals... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
1Ming
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Singapore
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1 week ago
“I was impressed by this museum”
5 Jan 2017
“good murmansk museum”
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Lenina ave, 90, Murmansk 183012, Russia
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+7 815 242-26-97
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having gone to a number of crumbling, under-funded places that were clearly struggling, this was a welcome change. Central situation, a fair bit of money recently spent. Very good, clear, well-lit displays going over the geology (with a stunning mineral collection), the natural history, and...More

Thank greave2016
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Good murmansk musuem showcasing early life of settlers in murmansk, naval crew and local animals. City centre location. Good for a cold day activity.

Thank 1Ming
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We almost missed this one! The entire building is under construction and the door looks like a site entrance - see the photos. It seems closed but isn't, though you are likely to have all four floors to yourself. The curators here have a great...More

Thank Commander_840
Reviewed 10 August 2015

The historical museum is divided in several sections, history, nature, economy, period 1940-1944, Saami, marine, navy and so on. With 17 exposition halls it is not to big and give a nice impression about the role of Murmansk and Kola Peninsula. Let us guide you...More

Thank Frank_KolaTravel
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Spent a good couple of hours there on Sunday afternoon. There are lots of stairs to climb (as seems to be the case in lots of places in Murmansk), but as each floor has interesting things to see I was happy enough to wheeze up...More

Thank tybraf
Reviewed 8 January 2014

This is a very informative museum. We had an english speaking guide - so that made it easier to go through the important exhibits. It is worth a visit to know more about the region and also about Russian history. Learned a lot about Kola,...More

1  Thank Aveek D
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Worth a day trip if natural history and museums interest you..1st floor is all about minerals and maps and geological details(can be breezed through),2nd and 3rd floor dedicated to wildlife and indigenous tribes and various phases of history of the region are very interesting..only drawback...More

Thank svetlanabaghawan
Reviewed 29 May 2012

The building in the city center and has 4 floor which tell from anciant time till morden days, a little big boring but you can fell how people lived in that icy land for centuries...

Thank EugeniaVega
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