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Museum of the World Ocean

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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The research vessel, the sub and the Deep are good

You can take separate tickets for what you want to visit. I recommend the submarine, the research... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
jve0165
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Antwerp, Belgium
A great overview of the Russian's naval activities

The Museum is a collection of both exhibitions and vessels, illustration Russian importance at sea... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
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Museum of the World Ocean is one of the most innovative modern cultural institutions in Russia. It is more than just a museum – it’s also a cultural centre offering opportunities to see, learn about, and listen to everything marine. We try to...more
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Emb. Petra Velikogo, 1-9., Kaliningrad 236006, Russia
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

There are two sides in this building for which you need to pay to go into each one. The aquarium is small with maybe 12 fish tanks that are not all that large. Nice tropical fish to watch. The other side contains the MIR, which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

You can take separate tickets for what you want to visit. I recommend the submarine, the research vessel and the Deep. The Aquarium is only interesting for people who have never seen aquariums, the exhibition is rather small. The Deep is interesting to learn more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

The Museum is a collection of both exhibitions and vessels, illustration Russian importance at sea. Seeing it all is almost impossible, so make your choices.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

A lot of stuff which has to do with the oceans has been gathered here and it is a rather good museum. The aquarium is really good.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

The museum is ok but not that big. The price is a bit more than what it's worth but if you have the time take a look.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Whilst in Kaliningrad for the World Cup, it was difficult not stay focused on what was a greatly organised WC. However, if you actually do some research, Kaliningrad is a great place to visit in its own right and The Museum of the World Ocean...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Terrific exhibition of old submarine and sea plane as well as other artifacts. Really worth the trip. Some brilliant pieces of history

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I visited there for the research vessel and the submarine, and learnt a lot about the life of sailors, however I don't know any Russian and can't read the textual explanations

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

This place was awesome! We visited 2 ships here. The captains/guys in charge did a wonderful job of giving us information about the ships and also the old Kaliningrad life. It wasn't all in English but they did an awesome job of doing their best...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

We only had 2 hours and therefore were able to visit just a part of the museum. Besides the vessels there are also locations on the shore. The museum is expanding and the new parts are still under construction. Off course most of the information...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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