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Museum and Exhibition Center Apatite

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Excellent museum

The museum exceeded my expectations. It has a nice collection of minerals and rocks, miniatures of... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2017
Sightsee321188
Very interesting museum

A good museum with very interesting exposition, cool specimens of minerals and cognitive models of... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2016
Dmitry_Mokretsov
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Москва, Россия
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Mar 19, 2018
“Private tour”
Apr 13, 2017
“Excellent museum”
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Lenina Ave., 4 A, Kirovsk 184250, Russia
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

They can arrange a private tour with just a hand full of people. The tour can be in English. Very informative with facts . A must see when in Kirovsk.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Hannes V
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The museum exceeded my expectations. It has a nice collection of minerals and rocks, miniatures of mining equipment, interactive model of Earth structure, and much more. Visited the place twice.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Management response:Responded April 22, 2017

Thank you for attention! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

A good museum with very interesting exposition, cool specimens of minerals and cognitive models of mining equipment. Also, while visiting this museum, you could learn more about history of settling of this area.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Dmitry_Mokretsov
Reviewed August 10, 2015

The Kola Peninsula is a magnificent mineralogical depository. Over 110 minerals (and 18 of theme were absolutely unknown before) have been discovered in this area and minerals like Murmanite, Wudjavrite, Ramzaite, Juksporite, Fersmanite have been included in the scientific catalogues since 1937. We found minerals...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Informative museum about the history of Kirovsk and the mining and the type of minerals that are mined in this region. The staff are very friendly and helpful:)

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Calvin T
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