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Address: Bolshaya Moskovskaya, 1A, Vladimir 600000, Russia
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On the main road

Didn't really go out of our way to get here as if you are walking down the main road you will come across the golden gates. It helps to know a little if the history to make your... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
lovingit_11
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Redwood City, California
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Redwood City, California
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Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Didn't really go out of our way to get here as if you are walking down the main road you will come across the golden gates. It helps to know a little if the history to make your time worthwhile, otherwise you will just be admiring an interesting game arch and building. So stay on the main road and you... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

This is located right in the Main Street and is nice for a photo stop. Unless one is interested in military display/history, wouldn't recommend this as a must do.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2016

It is 12th century remain of the great wall of Vladimir. It was once the main entrance as a fancy gate to the city.No glamor is presered.The walls are gone and a church golden dome was addeded. It serves as a museum history of Vladimir. Just nearby on the hill stands the water tower built a century ago and it... More 

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Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

It's important to realize that this museum is located in what used to be a fortress gate on the road to Moscow. Strangely, many of the exhibits are focused on World War 1 and 2. The diorama is neat and if you know how to ask politely there is an English soundtrack available.

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed September 3, 2015

The Golden Gate and the museum are very much worth visiting. The museum focuses on the Mongol invasion in the 13th century. See more here. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Gate,_Vladimir. I loved seeing the Gate and the city of Vladimir.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed June 20, 2015

The Golden Gate is an interesting landmark from the outside and houses some very interesting historical artifacts. There is a lot of information to be found inside and is definitely a must for a tourist in Vladimir. Beware of the stairs, there are quite a lot. Probably too much for an elderly person but very manageable for the majority of... More 

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london
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed January 20, 2015

Fantastic spot to take photos. Not recommended for people with health problems. Can't remeber if their was a lift

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