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Great Patriotic War Museum

Lavrska vul. 24, Kiev 01015, Ukraine
+380 44 285 9452
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WWII Museum and The Motherland Monument 3-Hour Tour from Kiev
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Lavrska vul. 24, Kiev 01015, Ukraine
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Reviewed March 6, 2016

See all the glorious battle technology that helped Soviets win over fascism. We had a chance to see an atomic bomb (hopefully a fake one) and tanks seized by Ukrainian Army from Russians during 2014 conflict. Kids will love this place as well, mostly boys...More

Thank RobyGlobal
Reviewed March 5, 2016

i enjoyed it, great views, lots of vehicles, tanks etc. the best part for me are the war carvings, the sculptures a very iconic and huge. excellent

Thank johnboycrawleydown
Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

One of the biggest open air museums. Technics, cars, and tanks. Sculptures are great. The motherland monument is really best of all! Nice place to make photo with whole Kyiv view from hill.

Thank Vitaly O
Reviewed February 11, 2016

Is really great to visit this museum where we can in perfect conditions the main vehicles that have fight and win the WW II.

Thank Antonio G
Reviewed February 10, 2016

Starting with a stroll across the monument of the Red army and the peasants suporting it, surrounding military aircraft and armored vehicles, modern and old. The second stage takes us in front of a hughe Motherland which stands above the entrance to one of the...More

Thank BerniRoig
Reviewed February 5, 2016

Indeed, as other reviewers pointed out, this place has limited signs or boards in English. Yet, the magnificent sculptures are jaw-dropping the moment you arrive. They are HUGE! By comparison, Washington, DC world war era or Korean war memorial are smaller in size. Before you...More

Thank NickTimepass
Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

I have been visited this museum in Aug. 1999, it was very great place , nice view , everything done with high attention , they should be proud about that.

Thank Mohammed E
Reviewed January 17, 2016

A must see if your in Kiev just for the Motherland Statue. Very Soviet looking. You can got in to the military museum and view the Aircraft and tanks close up.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed January 12, 2016

An interesting and inexpensive place to visit. The descriptions should be in English though. A nice display of military vehicles outside, great view of the valley below, and the outdoor carvings are fabulous.

Thank foryoumydear
Reviewed January 2, 2016

Took the tour provide by New Logic Incoming Tour Operator. Was picked up at hotel by car and driver with English speaking guide. We toured the grounds outside the museum where there were many planes, tanks, etc. Inside the museum were by joined by an...More

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May 27, 2017|
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Response from gmercader | Reviewed this property |
I would use Uber or another taxi app. Safest and with a good price.
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August 6, 2016|
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Response from Pavel L | Reviewed this property |
Most of them outside - technique. Smaller War Museum is inside. We were there for about 2-3 hours.
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June 19, 2016|
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Response from wasjet | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree you need 2 to 3 hours, mainly because much of it is outside and spread around and the hill top park it is in and the views it gives are a large part of the visit