We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of the Peoples of Volga Nizhny Novgorod

Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of the Peoples of Volga Nizhny Novgorod ul. Gorbatovskaya 41, Nizhny Novgorod 603081, Russia
Name/address in local language
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 31 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
City History

Well, how bad could this place be. After all, some of it is dedicated to my family who were important here during early Soviet times. The curator was very friendly and even took... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 October 2012
Stewart S
,
Saint Joseph, Michigan
Add Photo Write a Review

31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 4: English reviews
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
166 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2013

This place is just on the edge of town not far from the sports hall tucked away in its own world amidst trees of such tranquility that you would believe it was miles away from Nizhny. The entrance fee is nothing (60 Roubles) and you can either opt to go it alone or take a tour, the site is really... More 

Helpful?
Thank Neil C
uk
Level Contributor
163 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2013

So old houses were made of wood. Looked nice in the snow, would have been nice if more than 1 was open. Still a nice relaxation pottering around t

Helpful?
Thank pan40
Saint Joseph, Michigan
Level Contributor
538 reviews
182 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2012

Well, how bad could this place be. After all, some of it is dedicated to my family who were important here during early Soviet times. The curator was very friendly and even took my picture to add to the exhibit on my family. She gave me copies of pictures of my family history and asked me to sign the guest... More 

Helpful?
Thank Stewart S
Nizhniy Novgorod, Nizhegorodskaya obl., Russia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2012

The open air museum has old wooden houses, churches, a wind mill, a banya and different other buildings from old times. The objects were brought together from Nizhny Novgorod region to form a whole old belivers village in the middle of the forest. + unique wooden architecture + a lot of folk events throughout the year - remore location -... More 

Helpful?
Thank Katya_Romanova

Travellers who viewed Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of the Peoples of Volga Nizhny Novgorod also viewed

Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
 
Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
 

Been to Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of the Peoples of Volga Nizhny Novgorod? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of the Peoples of Volga Nizhny Novgorod staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?

Near Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of the Peoples of Volga Nizhny Novgorod