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Lenin Nuclear Icebreaker

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Address: Portovy proezd, 18 | Pontoon pier of the Morskoy Vokzal, Murmansk, Russia
Phone Number: +7 911 3456777

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Informative though aimed more at children

Took the first tour in the morning. The icebreaker has a fascinating history and it's a joy to tour its interior. We took a tour in Russian which was, due to many families with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 16, 2015
Tina K
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Moscow, Russia
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Moscow, Russia
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851 reviews 851 reviews
517 attraction reviews
494 helpful votes 494 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Took the first tour in the morning. The icebreaker has a fascinating history and it's a joy to tour its interior. We took a tour in Russian which was, due to many families with children, more oriented towards younger than mature audience, but still managed to get lots of useful information.

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Vipiteno, Italy
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We visited an extreme car tour of Murmansk. I thought it would be a lot of interesting sights of the harbor, with a European man. The car was driving in the harbor road and I saw the ice-breaking ship, found the table which was written, visit   only after login. But great fortune There was a lady who asked, what... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I loved our tour on the Lenin icebreaker as it was very educational and I learned about how icebreakers worked. Having worked on cruiseships this woke up some memories of the life onboard a sea vessel.

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Moscow
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68 reviews 68 reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Lenin Nuclear Icebreaker is the first Nuclear Icebreaker in the world, inside and outside it looks very impressive - you can even take guided tour

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Palmanova, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The ice breaker on pension. ))) Тhe former power of the USSR in the Arctic! ! ! two symbols. Lenin and Atom

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The Ice breaker trip is a great way to know the history. They also have some very nice rare pictures.

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Murmansk, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Brief advice: go there six months later. Be sure you are into history of technology and engineering before you visit. You will learn about how a nuclear icebreaker works, see where it started fifty years ago, there are some games for kids you get to play. See how did sailors live, eat. At the december of 2013 the icebreaker is... More 

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north carolina
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216 helpful votes 216 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We were able to visit the ship on the last day before it went to dry dock. The tour was a bit rushed because we were a little late, but it was still worth the visit. The tour guide had to be translated for us, but our guide did that very well. The history is quite interesting. Once the ship... More 

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

The nuclear powered ice breaker is in dry dock, soon to be restored for viewing as a museum. We got a "sneak preview" thanks to our tour company. The Russians are banking on being able to keep a shipping channel open along their northern coastline and into the Arctic. The ship is not the attraction so much as the very... More 

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Murmansk, Russia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Lenin Nuclear Icebreaker is mooraged near Mumansk seaport building. It's a symbol of losed Soviet power in Arctica. Museum works on We, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun and on holidays at 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00.

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