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Cruiser Aurora

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Climb aboard this massive training ship which belonged to the Baltic Fleet and played a key role in the start of the Bolshevik Revolution in 1917.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Petrovskaya Naberezhnaya, St. Petersburg, Russia
+7 965 089-47-23
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For many years "Aurora" was a symbol of October Socialist Revolution only. However it is absolutely magnificent warship, with a long and pride history: launched in 1900, survivor of the Battle of Tsushima, with active service in I WW and also with some contribution to...More

Thank CoventryCrusader
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Price for Russians 400rub, price for foreigners 700rub. A rip off I don't see a reason why I have to pay more as non Russian. Not much to see inside at all. The ship was gutted and a few models, photos and relics are inside....More

Thank jakubslama
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Hours are 11 - 6, closed Monday Tuesday. See pic. Ship is amazing from the outside. Massive guns and you can get right to the front (bow?) The inside has been gutted and turned into a muesum which is all in Russian. Shame really as...More

Thank roremc
Reviewed 8 September 2018

about 20 mins walk after the winter palace along lovely avenues. the queue was long so we didn't actually go in . but from the exteriors too one could appreciate this lovely Russian Japan war destroyer

Thank Tejas P
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The battleship AURORA is a very magnificant ship in St. Petersburg, Russia. This ship was viewed by us during the City tour of St. Petersburg. This ship is a major monument to the Russian Revolution of the Bolsheviks in 1917. It was from this ship...More

Thank laksiri
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Spanned 2 centuries of warship progress, beautifully restored. Fought in 3 wars and helped start a revolution. Docked right in old part of town. Also close to the Artillery museum.

Thank MaryandBobontheroad
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is an old WW 1 cruiser ship that fought in WW 2 as well. drove around the outside via a tourist boat and learned its history.. Very well crafted. Glad to see its still maintained.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This fine old cruiser dating back to the WW1 is a fine example of Russian ship building, it is also the ship that fired a blank shell to indicate the start of the Russian civil uprising.

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

For any military history enthusiast, the Aurora is worth visiting. You get to walk on deck (most of it) and have access to the museum found on the lower level. This will cost about 11.5USD for tourists and sbout 6.5 USD for students.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

if you got a boat trip in Saint Petersburg, they will definitely show you this battleship it is huge and worth seeing it i did not have the chance to enter it

1  Thank AMRASHA
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2 December 2017|
Response from Elena K | Reviewed this property |
ENTRANCE FEE (for free visit without excursions): Citizens of foreign countries with an examination of the main exposition: a) Adults - 600 rubles. from each visitor. b) Students, students - 400 rubles. from each visitor.
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Response from Elena K | Reviewed this property |
Advance booking of excursions for groups by tel. (812) 303-85-13 2. EQUIPMENT SERVICE: 2.1. The cost of sightseeing services for visitors (citizens of foreign countries): Sightseeing tour: - Excursion in English (group... More
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