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Museum of the World Ocean

Emb. Petra Velikogo, 1, Kaliningrad 236006, Russia
+7 401 253-17-44
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Nice museum

We only had 2 hours and therefore were able to visit just a part of the museum. Besides the vessels... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
normandic
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Visited Kaliningrad for W.Cup. Took a day to visit sights and this was a highlight. 500 rubles to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
philip1970
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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 connect different shores, cultures and people with our permanent expositions and temporary exhibitions, innovative ideas and ecological initiatives.Our vessels: Diesel/electric Submarine "B-413", Scientific-research Vessel "Vityaz", Research vessel of the Russian Aerospace Agency "Kosmonavt Victor Patsaev", Medium Catching Trawler "SRT-129", Icebreaker "Krasin". Main building and open territory: Aquariums with dwellers of various areas of the World ocean. Congress-hall for exhibitions, conferences and presentations. Exposition "Shores of the World". The lighthouse “Sperm-whale” pavilion. Open territory with oceanological and diving equipment, archeological findings. Landscape park "The Baltic Sea".
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Emb. Petra Velikogo, 1, Kaliningrad 236006, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Kaliningrad for W.Cup. Took a day to visit sights and this was a highlight. 500 rubles to visit the Submarine, explorer b=vessel and museum.. Spent a good 4 hours and great value.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

The place is a big area with many objects. We.ve been there in winter so we went only to the inside pavilions and we loved it. The museum has aquariums with fish and cat sharks, a lot of interactive stuff that is fun both for...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

The Museum of World Oceans offers a great array of nautical investigation methods. The exhibitions contains many vessels for deep sea diving but also has great ships to visit. The submarine is the highlight of the exhibition

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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

As you walk along the water front you will see a number of vessel that are interesting and joyful to go onboard and explore.

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Reviewed June 1, 2017

The Museum of the World Ocean is technically made up of a few buildings and several ships that you can go into. Since there are other Trip Advisor listings for the ships, I will use this to discuss the main museum building. The building is...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2017

One of Russia's preeminent museums, Museum of the World Ocean rightly is one of Kaliningrad's best attractions. There were plenty of interactive displays that made the information salient, so regardless of your age, you'll have a good time! One thing to note though is that...More

Thank conansmeeth
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

It was smaller than I expected. Quite complicated ticket system. Most explanations only in English. I was a bit disappointed. But the building is modern, clean, normal toilets.

Thank Terje L
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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

We visited Kaliningrad for one day and the main thing we wanted to see was the submarine - and we were not disappointed. We were able to explore the entire length of the submarine at our own leisure, climbing through the different sections and up...More

Thank Bobby M
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

Overall, the tour of the Patsayev was fine. However, when signing up for the tour of the space communications ship Patsayev, be aware that it will show little of the ship itself. The bulk of the tour is devoted to the biographies of four fabled...More

1  Thank Ingebjerg
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