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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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A relic of the powerful Soviet atomic fleet

A relic of the powerful Soviet atomic fleet, this large ice-breaker is near the Murmansk port. There is not much to see around apart from the ship, but it is worth seeing anyway.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Moscow, Russia
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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

A relic of the powerful Soviet atomic fleet, this large ice-breaker is near the Murmansk port. There is not much to see around apart from the ship, but it is worth seeing anyway.

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New Mills, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

The inside is like a 1930's luxury liner with it's wooden panelled walls and enormous dining room for the officers. But don't be fooled, this is a very serious ship that worked on the North East Seaway for over 20 years. You have a guided tour and not only get to see the beautiful living space but also the nuclear... More 

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Murcia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

This icebreaker is an old treasure that deserves the money and time spent on its preservation, you can feel the history seeping out of each area. It´s an interesting, informative, educational tour albeit in Russian when I went last month, but is well worth the cheap entrance. Compared to the exhorbitant rates to tour the Brittania royal yacht in Edinbugh... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

My only visit to the Lenin Nuclear Icebreaker was to go around it on a boat when the Soviet Union was still in place!

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Moscow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

A visit to Lenin Icebreaker is generally on cards for all visitors to Murmansk. We visited the vessel on a Saturday. Surprisingly, considering the cold weather and all that, the tour soon filled up. Please note that only 20 people are allowed on a tour at a time. If it gets filled up , you join the next tour after... More 

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Esposende, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

It's a nuclear icebreaker and that says all. Very nice and imponent, it's a piece of history that is worth of a few hours spent on him.

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Moscow, Russia
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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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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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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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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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Address: Address: Portovy proezd, 18 | Pontoon pier of the Morskoy Vokzal, Murmansk, Russia
Phone Number: +7 911 3456777
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  Murmansk Oblast  >  Murmansk

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