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Museum of Happy Childhood

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Cheerful Soviet Childhood museum

This museum is the younger sibling of the Soviet Life Museum a block away. I accidentally stumbled... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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Cheap entry, lot of details on people life in soviet times. Everyone runs around saying something... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
Moscow, Russia
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4 Jan 2018
“Cheerful Soviet Childhood museum”
23 Jun 2018
“Too much stuff”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Universitetskaya St., 9, Kazan, Russia
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

This museum was interesting and would be better if it was in a larger venue where things could be pulled apart instead of just stuck in the glass vitrines. Fun things you can use for posing in a picture and things can be touched and...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

With a relatively inexpensive entry fee it was interesting to see that children all over the world like to play with the same things. The museum has an eclectic mix of toys and paraphernalia for you to look at.

Thank GrahamMcClymont
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

This museum is the younger sibling of the Soviet Life Museum a block away. I accidentally stumbled here after realising the Soviet slot machine museum was closed, and I am so glad I did. The retro Soviet slot machines are all here, some still working...More

Thank Beachednarwhal
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Cheap entry, lot of details on people life in soviet times. Everyone runs around saying something like "wow, I had this when I was small". :) Sweet (if you understand russian).

Thank walxin
Reviewed June 15, 2017

U can try on the clothes, its very funny! Lovely place to hang out as a couple. there are some things of famous artists. two floors of old toys, bikes, clothes and electronic devices

Thank Veronica K
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

I just had good flashback and emotions. You can see most popular things from USSR. Apple 2nd machine, Toshiba laptop, electro gaming toys and other from the wide world

Thank Tesla S
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Cheap entry, especially for students. Was great to be able to touch the attractions and try on clothes. Was very interesting to see the sort of toys people played with during the Soviet Union and great to see grown men excited when they saw toys...More

Thank ElliottH88
Reviewed September 20, 2015

This is a must, if you are in Kazan. Privately owned and run it focuses on toys and memorabilia from the Soviet era. So much to see and you can dress up, take photos and have good fun. Definitely take the whole family if in...More

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