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Poltava Regional Museum

2 Konstytutsii Street, Poltava, Ukraine
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Ranked #2 of 69 Attractions in Poltava
Type: Museums
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Salhouse, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

A very interesting museum housed in a beautiful Baroque building the exhibits are spread over two floors in separate sections there is even a wooly mammoth to see, sadly no English language explanations but I guess it's a little of the beaten track for that Well worth a visit and with a guide even better

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Kiev, Ukraine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

This place full of historical guns,pictures, clothes and ect. Nice building near monument for Taras Shevchenko And near park

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The Netherlands
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89 reviews 89 reviews
9 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

I agree with prior reviewers that the building is fascinating and certainly worth a visit. However, be prepared for a disappointment when you visit the collection inside. Old-fashioned exhibition style, not many interesting artefacts and explanantions only in Ukrainian!

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125 attraction reviews
742 helpful votes 742 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

This museum is a must see in Poltava no matter if you like ethnographic collections or not. If you don’t fancy regional museums, have a look at its unique building in Ukrainian Art Nouveau style. It was built in 1903-1908, to house the local government - Zemstvo of Poltava Gubernia (province). The architects were determined to step away from boring... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

This building is worth seeing, The architecture is really unique. If you have time a visit iside is well worth the small cost. Collections from Poltava and travels of weathy benefactors.

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