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Address: Deribasovskaya str. - Transafiguration str, Odessa, Ukraine
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Peccato

As a Milan born Italian, I was pretty curious about this galleria when I first heard about it. From the outside it doesn't show, but the passage hides a beautiful gallery with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
MAloysioM
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Milan, Italy
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Milan, Italy
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

As a Milan born Italian, I was pretty curious about this galleria when I first heard about it. From the outside it doesn't show, but the passage hides a beautiful gallery with plenty of decorations. Unfortunately shops do not live up to the quality of the building and it is a pity that this building is not a center of... More 

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Cardigan, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

On a previous visit to Odessa in Septmeber 2014, we had missed this attraction so on our return in December we made a point of going to see the Passage. The Architecture is fantastic and well worth the visit, it is not a particularly large building and I was expecting to compare it with Galleria Emanuele Vittorio II in Milan,... More 

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Odessa, Ukraine
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382 reviews 382 reviews
64 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Inner courtyard of the Passage hotel, lined with shops and covered with glazing. If restored and filled with restaurants could be great place Now more an attraction for photografers and artists On the corner of Derybasivska and Preobrazhenska

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The archtecture of the Passage is pretty and there are many shops here. These are craft and a couple of souvenir shops. It is not signposted well off Deribasovskya Street and it is possible to miss. Nice to see but not desperately needed for an Odessa itinerary.

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Darwin, Australia
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157 reviews 157 reviews
107 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

In its heyday it would have been the place to shop and be seen. Now the shops are mainly handicraft and looking rather tired. However the exterior makes up for it. It could be come a popular arcade with a clean up and better shops.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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75 reviews 75 reviews
27 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

A normal shopping centre, more of this, more of that, nothing special, but convienient to do your shopping and needed stuff in one location easily access and central located.

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Leicester
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114 reviews 114 reviews
27 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

An interesting place to pop into if passing. But shops were a lot less interesting than the building.

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Beersheba, Israel
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

When going along Deribasovskaya, don't forget to turn left right after you pass the city garden, the galleria is there. I made some pics of it, so you may imagine how beautiful this place is.

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Melbourne
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Passage must have been so grand in its day as a wonderful arcade with high glass roof - and would have been 'the' place to be seen. But it is currently a little down at heal - the shops are of interest for tourists (souvenirs, handicrafts, etc). Please, Odessa - bring it back to its former glory!!

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NY, NY
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131 attraction reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

It is located inside a non-descript two-tone building. Not as impressive as the galleries throughout London, Milan or even Naples but one can imagine that this was once very grand. Now it is just filled with souvenir shops, a ceramics shop and a small appliance store. Restrooms (for a fee) are located in the underground crosswalk near the passage/gallery.

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