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President Center of Boris Eltsin

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Peter G

Worth a detour to see the cladding to the building is spectacular and the museum to Yeltsin is... read more

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Peter G
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The most technically advanced museum in RF

Not taking into account the fact that some complicated historical events are skipped in this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vadim V
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Borisa Eltsina St., 3, Yekaterinburg 620014, Russia
+7 343 312-43-43
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worth a detour to see the cladding to the building is spectacular and the museum to Yeltsin is interesting, good place for a coffee stop too

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not taking into account the fact that some complicated historical events are skipped in this exhibition (or they are presented in an abstract way), I have to admit that this museum is among the most technically advanced museums in our country. I really like how...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know why but could not find what I was looking for. Perhaps because I went with expectations. The Iset river in front impressed me more

Thank GT-martin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are into politics or even if you are not, it gives a fascinating insight into Russia's transition into democracy around 1991. Prior to that the regime was a bit like North Korea is today. When the food ran out, it was game over....More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the celebration of the pride of modern Russia, Boris Yeltsin. He was the great innovator for the country in the 1990’s. The complex is huge with exhibits on two floors. It is thorough and nostalgic. I suggest to ask for an English speaking...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had visited the Eltsin center or previous trips to Yekaterinburg and saw the fantastic LED light show. This trip went into the finest presidential museum I have ever been in. Great for democracy Gave me more insight and greater respect for the president and his...More

Thank blkptds
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Every visitor to Yekaterinaburg should visit the Yeltsin Centre. The Museum has a great interactive exhibition, that gives an insight to Russian History right up to the demise of the Soviet Union, Boris Yeltsin becoming the First President of The Russian Federation, the attempted coup...More

Thank BGT1006
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We visited it with friends and liked it. Good and interesting info about recent history of Russia. Highly recommend to visit it if you have some time in Yekaterinburg.

Thank ReilyaY
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Great exposition of the first Russian President rule located in the most sophisticated place of the city.

Thank Max120368
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This museum falls within a class of political and history museums altogether. The museum can be divided into two parts each one is worth exploring by its own merit. The first part mainly refers to the background of Russia history, it also includes a short...More

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