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S-56 Submarine Museum

Korabelnaya Naberezhnaya, Vladivostok, Russia
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Ranked #13 of 95 attractions in Vladivostok
Type: History Museums, Ships
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Zagreb, Croatia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Whole live sub from the 2nd WW on the coast next to the WW 2 memorial, a museum ship, a church and an Imperial Arch. Can't remember the price but don't think it was expensive. Inside the submarine you can see 3 (mostly) original rooms: the control room with a non operational periscope and whole lot of switches and levers,... More

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Crete, Nebraska
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108 reviews 108 reviews
67 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Believe it or not, I've actually toured 3 other submarines. In this one, you actually tour half the boat (basically 3 rooms), as the other half is a museum that's mostly photos. You get to see the torpedos and the engines, but the periscope doesn't work to look through. You do get a nice photo of the sub from outside,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

This is a fantastic museum, a great insight into the people who served in the submarine and the actual insides of the submarine. The first half of this submarine are displays and photos but walk further towards the 2nd half and you will see the insides of a real Soviet submarine. Some people say the periscope works, but I wasn't... More

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Naples, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Good location and easy to get to, other sites very close. The hours are ok. there is a small cathedral and park and some other famous structure I can't name right now. Worth a visit

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Vladivostok, Russia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The museum itself is rather small but you can get impression on how it looked like to stay in WW2 submarine. It is possible to watch pictures and items of that time. It would be pretty interesting for the history lovers and maybe children. You can cross the whole submarine for 10 minutes, nothing more to check inside. It is... More

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Vladivostok, Russia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
55 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

It is real submarine that participated in the Great Patriotic War (World War II). Visitors may come inside and feel a spirit of 40th of XX centuary.

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Vladivostok, Russia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I'd say, it's "a must-see" and "must-get-inside". Don't know a single person who didn't love it! It's a part of a larger memorial called Battle Glory of the Pacific Fleet which also includes the "Red Banner" ship (currently under renovation) berthed nearby, and a monument with eternal flame and large panels with names of the seamen perished in military operation.... More

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Vladivostok
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I do not think it is interesting plase. No interesteng for view here. The submarin is, but no into to see. Not many interesting place in Vladivostok. Not very good hotels but very expencive.

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pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Very interesting. The memorial to the sailors behind it was interesting. There are memorials to the sailors who died and the battles the subs were in

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Moscow, Russia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

There was refurbishment going on the submarine when I was here so couldn't really see inside. outside was scaffolded up to. maybe in a week or so it be open again.

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