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Natural History of Tatarstan Museum

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Minerals, Dinosaurs, Geological Dream

We happened upon this museum and were taken by all the displays and thoughtfulness in presentation... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Pretty interesting

Great display of Tatarstan culture and history. Somehow, it did not attract many visitors. They did... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
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3 Oct 2018
“Minerals, Dinosaurs, Geological Dream”
5 Aug 2018
“Pretty interesting”
Kreml, 12, Kazan 420014, Russia
+7 843 567-80-37
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

We happened upon this museum and were taken by all the displays and thoughtfulness in presentation. Absolutely make sure you go upstairs and into the room with the interactive video. Bring your video camera or phone to be ready to film this piece. Incredible little...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Great display of Tatarstan culture and history. Somehow, it did not attract many visitors. They did not have English speaking guide when we were there; but we still learned something. Staffs are very friendly.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

I believe visiting museums like this could be interesting and useful for your children. However, I cannot say that this museum has the large collection of artifacts in comparison with other similar places. Still, there is a reason to visit if you are not able...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Snarkh
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Very interesting and nicely organized museum. There as many interactive things which are attractive for kids. The minerals are beautiful, the skeletons are impressive.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Maria B
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

I have to admit I was uncertain of quite what to expect here. Our son guided us here but I was unclear that it was specifically a natural history museum until we had gone through several rooms. The first room is space oriented. The geological...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Top museum. Kids and non-Russian speaking friendly. You can rent English speakning audio equipment. A must if visiting Kazan for a few days.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed October 18, 2015

If you can't understand any Russian, do recommend an Audio guide in English. The staffs are all very nice and helpful, even lack of English.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed June 9, 2015

I'm really into visiting museums where I can get to know something new. But normally there you need a good guide ready to explain the things to you, stupid bastard. But they made a great job. The collection is perfectly organized, originally decorated. Whichever information...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank pollebedeva
Reviewed January 10, 2015

It's one of the best museums I've seen in Kazan in terms of interactive exhibitions, volume of information, modern museum exhibition strategies and incredibly friendly and informative staff. It's very thorough in it's go through of the 'natural history' of the region, starting with an...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Holly H
Reviewed July 31, 2014

Definitely Kazan is investing money in developing entire city as well as touristic attractions. Within key landmark Kazan Kreml (local fortress) there are several attractions/museums opened for visitors. One of them is Natural museum of Tatarstan trying to point out variety of the animals /...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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