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The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese

Drevnaya St., 1, Sevastopol 299045
+7 869 255-02-78
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For the history-enthusiasts

We spent a few hours walking around the site. It was fascinating to learn about all the different... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Tofo, Mozambique
via mobile
interesting, worth a visit

Beautifully located on bay overseeing black see. Both rebuild cathedral and the remaining ruins are... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
New Delhi, India
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“ancient city” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (4 reviews)
“black sea” (3 reviews)
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Drevnaya St., 1, Sevastopol 299045
+7 869 255-02-78
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We spent a few hours walking around the site. It was fascinating to learn about all the different ruins and the changes over time. You can see the remains of an ancient city and the change in societal regimes. The views were great. All in...More

Thank NasreenPeer
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Beautifully located on bay overseeing black see. Both rebuild cathedral and the remaining ruins are worth a view to appreciate the history of Sevastopol.

Thank CvB20152015
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This site is well worth a visit the old ruins are interesting to see but be careful as the walkways are uneven. there is a little theatre on one side on the site which does have a performance every so often for RR400 but the...More

Thank Eddie020173
Reviewed 25 August 2016

There aren't as many ruins as I imagined. And the ones there seem a little too touristy. Still, this is one of the top places in Sevastopol. I just tend to enjoy different things.

Thank LeVera21
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Ancient Chersonesus is one of the most fabulous and interesting place in Sevastopol. You can spent all the day walking and exploring districts and streets of the ancient city. I remember thie XX century, there there was not a new cathedral. There was old and...More

Thank montekach
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Quite an interesting site to see and visit in Sevastopol. A good news for all travelers the entrance is free ! Be sure to get acquainted with the behavior's regulations, they are rather important. It's a beautiful place to learn some history with great illustrations...More

1  Thank JulianaDreamer
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Do you like the ancient history?Do you like rocks and sea? So, you should visit this place!!! Chersonesus is ancient city founded by the Greeks. It have a lot of sightseeing. I was impressed by the Temple of St. Vladimir. It built in the Byzantine...More

Thank Алиса Н
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Stunning cathedral, beautiful sea views. Can be overcrowded sometimes, but definitely a must see place in Sevastopol. Take a tour to learn more about the history of this place.

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is as good as Troy. I was absolutely gobsmacked ... far beyond my expectations. An absolute treasure trove for Ancient Greek, Roman and right through to Medieval.

1  Thank johnlambert2014
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Sevastopol is the largest city in Krim and with a lot of historical places , Chersonesus is one of them. You feel calm and relaxed after visiting this place , and for a holiday traveller its good to fill up the soul as well ,...More

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