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Kizhi State Historical-Architectural and Ethnographic Memorial Museum Reserve

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Unbelieveable craftsmanship

This place is a woodworker's dream come true. As you look around you cannot help, but to notice... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Cegis360Playground
A dream that came true...

This place is a dream that came true... Gangs of carpenters worked tirelessly in the Karelian harsh... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2016
Polly2290
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25 Sep 2018
“Unbelieveable craftsmanship”
6 Jun 2016
“A dream that came true...”
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Kirova Sq., 10A, Petrozavodsk, Russia
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

This place is a woodworker's dream come true. As you look around you cannot help, but to notice that everything is made of work. The people worked very hard to preserve these buildings and I think you will be impressed with their craftsmanship

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Reviewed June 6, 2016

This place is a dream that came true... Gangs of carpenters worked tirelessly in the Karelian harsh weather in order to preserve the unique wooden buildings from all this region. In addition to the shocking size of houses and their internal organization you can find...More

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Reviewed November 4, 2014

Museum of wooden architecture preserves for us and descendants unique wooden churches, chapels and dwellings, as well as old Orthodox icons. If you have the opportunity to stay on the island a few days, you get an incredible feeling and a charge of vital energy...More

2  Thank Oleg L
Reviewed September 24, 2014

We took a boat from Petrozavodsk about midday. We would have liked to go earlier, but apparently there were no earlier tickets. The island is really a little treasure. Nice to see how the restoration prgresses and how it becomes more and more tourist-loved and...More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed September 18, 2014

great historical side with beautiful wooden karelian buildings. situated on an island but with good fast boat service from petrovazovsk. food and drinks get be bought on island also souvenirs. the big church is fantastic and so are the old farm buildings some are hundreds...More

Thank marceldam
Reviewed September 7, 2014

Everything was interesting! It's realy the place to visit to! Wooden architecture! National handicraft.

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