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Memorial Museum V.I. Lenin

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Lenin- Ulyanovsk

Very well maintained and easy to walk around. Fascinating experience especially when I went first... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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A big time museum for the True Believers

Most of the reviewers so far seem to have confused Lenin's various homes (which are also museums... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Canberra, Australia
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100 Let So Dnya Rozhdeniya Vladimira Ilyicha Lenina Sq., 1, Ulyanovsk 432011, Russia
+7 842 244-19-41
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well maintained and easy to walk around. Fascinating experience especially when I went first time in the winter with -32 and snow everywhere! It is not just a walk in the house of Lenin but also a tour of how people used to live...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Most of the reviewers so far seem to have confused Lenin's various homes (which are also museums) with this place, which is a 1970's concrete-brutalist style museum spread over several floors. I'm not sure what was going on while we visited - we visited as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

It was very amazing for me. Lenin had reach family and big house 4 or 5 old women are the lenin’s house tour leaders ans can not speak english , you shoud have a translator

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Get to know some history from Lenin and most of all a nice walk from where to see the beautiful Volga river. There's a big room for events inside the memorial building. Probably the biggest in Ulyanovsk.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is the place where history was born, historical character that changed world and life of millions of people. The house where Lenin was born and family of Ulyanov resided. Basically, this is the family that gave historical significance to the city as well. Birth...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Alex C
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

You can't miss the birthplace of Lenin when in Ulyanovsk and you get three additional houses of the Ulyanov family as a bonus. In the end you'll have a fairly good picture of this crucial historic figures childhood and family. Apart from the last house...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 6 July 2014

There is a school which Lenin studied. This museum was built to celebrate 100 years of Lenin's birth. Two houses which Lenin was born and grew up moved into this site from their original place in Ulyanovsk at that time. This beautiful area is located...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed 24 April 2013

It was fascinating. The weather was freezing and ice was everywhere, but the time there was magical. We visited in late November 1998.

Date of experience: April 2013
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Anjan B
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Response from Alex C | Reviewed this property |
The museum is open from 10 Am to 6 PM last admission 5 PM. It is normally closed for public on Mondays and public holidays. When in Ulyanovsk you can try to check with the museum on phone (guide searched) 8 (842) 244-19-05... More