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Wonderful little museum with unusual theme

If you have an hour to spare and you are somewhere near Khreschatik street or European Square, walk... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Philip L
The Hague, The Netherlands
Might be interesting for children

The place might be interesting for children - quite a lot interactive attractions. May be a queue... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2017
Kiev, Ukraine
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Sep 18, 2018
“Wonderful little museum with unusual theme”
Dec 1, 2017
“Might be interesting for children”
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1V Hrushevskogo Street, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 279 5333
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Reviewed October 10, 2013

We took a group of street kids to the Water Museum in Kiev and we had a great time there. The museum is well-run and has some interesting twists. The kids loved it and those of us bringing them along also enjoyed the time there....More

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

This museum is about mineral water(how it is layered under earth, types etc) and tap water(how water system of city works). There are activities for kids like like placing self in giant soap bubble. Fun for entire family.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed September 18, 2018

If you have an hour to spare and you are somewhere near Khreschatik street or European Square, walk up the hill in the Khreschatik park, and pay a visit to the water tower. There was a 15-minute wait for the next guided tour as the...More

Thank Philip L
Reviewed December 23, 2017

I was surprised how cool it can be either for a kid or an adult. There's so much to get to know about water and have fun!

Thank Tommmaxa
Reviewed December 1, 2017

The place might be interesting for children - quite a lot interactive attractions. May be a queue - so your warm clothes on in autumn\winter time.

1  Thank alex111ander
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

This place is attracted by many tourists because of its location and unusual style. You will get lots of information about water, how pipes were build in Kiev and you will see the first water compressor station.

Thank Andrii B
Reviewed May 8, 2017

It is MUST place. You will hear a lot of interesting things about our drinking water - in 4 languages.

Thank Rymma A
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Our visit to the water museum exceeded my expectation. It was very informative and our guide was excellent. I learnt a lot - and at the end of the tour there's a playground which you can interactively play with water in many shapes and forms....More

Thank LWFL
Reviewed May 29, 2016

It's close to Maidan, so it could be tempting to pay a visit there during your trip, however, most of adults already have an understanding of water usage or aren't really interested in learning. Though this should be fun for kids.

Thank Valerie v
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Water museum. Great concept but there is nothing unusual/unique there except water history water use. However if have children that could be educational trip.

Thank T8949OPandyg
Reviewed February 4, 2016

The museum focuses on water refinement and how water is important - basic school stuff. Lots of funny activities for younger children, and check if guide does English tour. I attended a Russian tour, but luckily was together with a Russian talking friend, so I...More

1  Thank ChristianSmeby
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