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Stalin resemblance

I visited this memorial to Nikolai Przhevalsky with an organized tour, so I learned a lot more... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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If you are there to go to the museum, you won't miss the monument. The guides will tell you the... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Mika o
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Dzerzhinsky Street, Karakol 722360, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this memorial to Nikolai Przhevalsky with an organized tour, so I learned a lot more about this explorer and his contributions to the history of Kyrgyzstan. I commented on how the medallion, on the monument's stone block, resembled Josef Stalin, and our guide...More

Thank CCC_wanderlust
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

If you are there to go to the museum, you won't miss the monument. The guides will tell you the story of creation of the monument. It's set in a beautiful park with the views to the lake. There is a chapel also nearby that...More

Thank Mika o
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Ok so a decent enough statue and easy enough to find What else can be said Nothing is in english and locals don’t speak english to explain the statue Not really worth more than a few minutes- go find the Lenin statue - much better

Thank NattyGlocal
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I visited the Museum and took couple pictures with the Monument too. Worth visiting only combined with the Museum.

Thank Asel O
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Set in the same park as the museum. Worth a visit . Popular place for wedding parties to have their photo taken.

1  Thank Dzerbene
Reviewed 11 June 2017

70 som which includes statues, lots of greenery and a museum about the life of this Russian explorer. I like how peaceful it is. Car parks outside and best to have driver who can make the trip easier.

Thank WMBandit
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I had never heard of this explorer,but he died hear and his grave and monument is in the grounds.There is a small but interesting museum with exhibits labelled in English which charts his life. Entrance about 70 com, less than 1£

Thank phake2016
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Nice place to visit in order to find history and culture of Karakol. This museum not so far from Karakol. One of the big museum devoted to geographer and historian N.M Przhevalsky. Guests can take excursion with lector, who will tell story of creation of...More

Thank Emilia S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Spend a few hours here in both gardens and museum as well as visiting the resting place of Przhevalsky He was truly a great explorer and collector of the geography and history of the country

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Situated in the grounds of the Nikolai Przhevalsky museum I recommend talking the short walk though the gardens (turn right after the museum) to the monument. It's an impressive structure and an excellent photo opportunity. A few metres beyond the monument there are views of...More

1  Thank martyncymro
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