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Kiev Fortress

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15 Apr 2018
“Winter Fortress”
7 Nov 2017
“a pat of history”
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Hospitalna vul. 24A, Kiev 01133, Ukraine
+380 44 288 2341
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

This was one of our first stops in Kiev. It's quite out there from the city center but it's worth the walk. Not exciting per se but seeing the entire fortress covered in snow was a sight to behold. You have to pay a small...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed November 7, 2017

its very close to center and easy to access a liltle tour around and some interesting pieces in the museum and a view from city and they add some part of the recent trouble as well

1  Thank tylkopolska
Reviewed November 1, 2017

arrived here at a time when it was too late to see any of the inside - so for a small fee (about 35 pence) we spent about 45 minutes walking around the grounds and took a few photos. so no comment about inside but...More

1  Thank markelders
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Somewhat interesting - not a lot to see. You only need a half an hour or so to see this place. Easy to get to.

1  Thank Backpacker_0905
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

With a bit of research ahead of your visit, the Kyiv Fortress is actually a really interesting and unpretentious attraction close to the city center. Beyond the grounds themselves and their history, the views of the city from vantage points at the fortress are amazing!...More

2  Thank Kyle_from_Colorado
Reviewed February 18, 2015

you can walk the grounds and the ramparts for free. The museum cost 14 UAH (at current rates € 0,5). So for this price you should visit it. Some maquettes, some war stuff and uniforms, and a few rooms. On the rampart you have a...More

2  Thank jve0165
Reviewed February 15, 2015

visited this place in feb 2015 and it looked great in the snow! as other reviews have said the museum is only some underground rooms and tunnels but it was interesting enough for a couple of hours and cost pennies to enter .The view from...More

Thank 15des1976
Reviewed August 21, 2014

Give this place a miss. The fortress is nothing special at all. it cost approx $10 USD for entry and is by no means anything special at all. Do yourself a favor and save your money. On the upper level of the fortress a person...More

2  Thank Hw S
Reviewed July 30, 2014

Visited in July 2014. Not very interesting museum, because: 1) fortress (actually the wall only) in Kiev obviously was restored few years ago with new bricks; 2) the museum offers to visit two buildings only (be careful - when you look on the internet to...More

Thank Romas J
Reviewed August 28, 2013

Interesting excursion, very big area. Nice view from the top of the hill. Only was hard to find ticket place and toilet is awful.

1  Thank SunnyDaria
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