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Nice mammoths but make sure you get the right change!

Not much to add beyond what others have said about the Mammoth Museum, but definitely make sure you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Scientific Study with the professor of the University

Absolutely a humbling experience of the Woolley Mammoth, with the samples stored a sub zero storage... read more

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Kulakovskogo St., 48, Yakutsk 677000, Russia
+7 411 236-16-47
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Reviewed 3 days ago

250 rubles( because foreigners pay more in Russia, but when Russians come to EU pay the same price as locals) . The ticket officer tried to keep the change for himself, pretending he forgot about that. Yes, there is a mammoth skeleton and few speciments....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not much to add beyond what others have said about the Mammoth Museum, but definitely make sure you know the price for entry (now 250 roubles per person for foreigners) and get the right change if you pay with a larger note. The staff member...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely a humbling experience of the Woolley Mammoth, with the samples stored a sub zero storage to preserve the scientific value for future studies.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Helicopterbob
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Life-size mammoth skeleton was the masterpiece. There were also specimens of other extinct animals from ice age. The documentary video and other panels on excavation of mammoth from permafrost was very interesting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShiningSchnee
Reviewed November 16, 2017

We visited this museum as part of a half day city tour. The museum is located on the fourth floor of the Campus of Physical and Natural Sciences. This University is just south of Lake Sisary, and is easily reached by bus # 41 from...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Great museum with lovely exhibits and loads of information on findings of frozen mammoth carcases in Sakha republic. The museum is a bit hard to find, but if you have the address, you'll be fine.The opening hours were kinda wonky too, but we made it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank tinaq_reviews
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

A colleague who speaks English took me to this museum. I'm not sure if the usual guide (who's an archaeologist!) speaks English very well so I can't give an opinion on that. But he was extremely informative and knowledgeable. The museum is small but very...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kristine B
Reviewed August 21, 2017

The first day we tried to visit, the museum was closed (Mondays = closed) On our next attempt they were open. It looked like a good exhibit and was well laid out and clean. What made the trip for us was the staff. Dr Alex...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Chris J
Reviewed July 23, 2017

it looks very interesting, but if you do not speak russian be ready to find few information for you.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Labarbano
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Much more than just mammoths. Hairy rhino anyone? Also the history and migrations of other local animals e.g. horses. I enjoyed it and learnt some cool new facts.

Date of experience: January 2017
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