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Great Patriotic War Museum

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seeing the magnitude of some of the missiles and being so close to some of the vintage airplanes and tanks is an experience in itself. You can climb on some and take pictures and then walk around the park and take it all in.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ohmtina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ukraine was controlled by the Kremlin for hundreds of years, imposing heavy cost in terms of treasure and blood. This museum brings the tragedy of war as real as it gets with handwritten letters and photos of soldiers to their mothers (an extremely strong bond...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PabloMiami
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Museum would be really interesting however there were almost no English or Russian descriptions so if you want to understand something you better take a guide with you.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Karolina L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The National Museum of the History of the Ukraine in the second world war is a memorial complex commemorating the German-Soviet war and is situated on the southern outskirts of Kiev. The hop on hop off bus stops nearby and it is a must visit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank deborahk3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum has a great collection of armament and heavy weapons used by both parties of Ukrainian conflict, and also lots of WWII time vehicles and tanks.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sampo C
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

If you are going to Kiev, this place is a must to see. Very well designed, you dont even feel that this is a park where the children are playing and families are enjoying. In addition to those you can see the tanks, guns and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DikkatGezginVar
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

A very good museum, underneath the Motherland statue. The staff were excellent, and a free cloakroom and a coffeeshop available, also wifi. Excellent Audio guide which i would recommend. Great collection and exhibits, very well presented. Would suggest 1-2 hours.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Zuribob
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

I write this particular review as a student of military history, having visited many war-related museums over the years. I appreciate that not everyone is as interested in the subject as me :-) Neverthless, whatever your level of interest this is a world-class museum. In...More

Date of experience: January 2018
5  Thank smillngtraveller
Reviewed 15 November 2018

IF you are an aviation nuet like me you ill LOVE this museum, IF you are just a bit interested innairplanes you Will enjoy this museum for a few hours

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JohanGillgren
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This was one of my highlights when in Kiev. The motherland monument is something to behold and is worth seeing on its own. Other then that there are 3 main things to do here. The first is outside there are loads of tanks,planes and other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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9 March 2019|
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Response from serhanozel | Reviewed this property |
ı am so sorry ıt was open my visiting time. I do not exactly know about closed period sorry.
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21 February 2019|
Response from serhanozel | Reviewed this property |
nearly 10 dollar as much as I remember. but not sure.
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27 May 2017|
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Response from gmercader | Reviewed this property |
I would use Uber or another taxi app. Safest and with a good price.
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