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Tolstoy Museum on Prechistenka

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Address: Prechistenka St., 11/8, Moscow 119034, Russia
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Very elegant exhibition

This museum is just four rooms, with many photographs, letters and portraits from the life of Tolstoy. Don't expect a furnished house or something alike, the place has also a... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2015
Carlo R
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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 12 September 2015

This museum is just four rooms, with many photographs, letters and portraits from the life of Tolstoy. Don't expect a furnished house or something alike, the place has also a large room used for conference, so it's more like a permanent exhibition in an elegant conference center. Limited paneling in English, many descriptions in Russian. I would recommend 20 minutes... More 

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Reviewed 23 December 2011

Its NON-original building - Lev Tolstoy never lived here. This is only a small collection of documents and things.

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Reviewed 15 July 2008

This small, quaint museum has an amazing collection of Tolstoy's acutal manuscript pages as well as art and historical items relating to his works. It's run by a group of very kind and friendly women. It's also set away from the street, so it's very quiet, pleasant and beautiful. If you enjoy Tolstoy's writing, this place is a must-see.

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Khamovniki could be considered a city of its own – here it’s possible to find some of Moscow’s most important cultural institutions such as the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, the Novodevichy Convent and Trubetskikh Estate, great sport locations such as Luzhniki stadium and aqua complex, and long and beautiful Luzhniki embankment. Pick your preferred form of transport to explore the area – bicycle or river cruise during the summer and taxi in winter as many of the great places are situated beyond a short walk.
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