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Museum of History and Art

Kremlin, 11, Veliky Novgorod 173007, Russia
+7 816 277-36-08
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Huge museum of ancient items for 200 r for foreigners. Exhibits are labelled in English too in some... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Moskvichka12
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Moscow, Russia
Great museum within the walls of Kremlin in Veliky Novgorod

Just roaming within and around the Kremlin in Veliky Novgorod we chanced to visit this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Oleg Y
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Located inside the Detinets, this museum contains an excellent collection of early icon masterpieces from the 11th to 17th centuries, wood crafts and birch bark manuscripts.
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Kremlin, 11, Veliky Novgorod 173007, Russia
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Reviewed May 11, 2017

Huge museum of ancient items for 200 r for foreigners. Exhibits are labelled in English too in some cases. Nice architecture worth seeing too.

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Reviewed March 13, 2017

Just roaming within and around the Kremlin in Veliky Novgorod we chanced to visit this beautiful Museum of Art and History of great and old russian town, i.e. Novgorod. Here, on the first floor of the museum, we met with the history of Novgorod from...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2016

This is the right place to chose if it rains in Veliky Novgorod. You can spend hours to see icons and armory, and to learn about the history of Novgorod and Russia. Free guided tours on weekends at a certain time, unfortunately only in Russian...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2015

Amazing! really amazing museum with great collections of armory, household items, drawings, birchbark manuscrips (highly interesting and valuable for the linguists, chroniclers, etc), I have never seen such a huge collection - all dedicated to the Region and local tribes, communities and events. There are...More

4  Thank Lia S
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Reviewed August 24, 2013

I'm having trouble finding the right place for my review of the history museum that's located inside the Kremlin, as the lead picture that Tripadvisor has posted here is actually of the Museum of Wooden Structures -- which has a separate review. Also, our guide...More

2  Thank Celia D
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