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One of the most interesting visits in Ulan Ude

Ground floor: the neolithic Venus and how the Buratian republic was formed. Second floor: the huns... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Javier G
Excellent museum

This rich museum collection give fantastic view and information of Tibetan Buddhism and the... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
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6 Jul 2018
“One of the most interesting visits in Ulan Ude”
1 Nov 2017
“Excellent museum”
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Reviewed 2 October 2014

Our very informed guide led us through this fascinating museum of local costumes, customs, and other artifacts of history of this far-flung part of the world. Really worth a visit.

1  Thank 787sallyb
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Reviewed 22 May 2012

Buryatia History Museum has some nice exhibitions on Buryat history. We waited for quite a long time to find someone who could sell the tickets to us and in the end, they let us in for 200 R per exhibition! I think it was a...More

2  Thank ToyotaLandCruiser
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Ground floor: the neolithic Venus and how the Buratian republic was formed. Second floor: the huns, the buriats, the shamans, the budist contributions, the arrival of the russians, the soviet rule, and nowadays memorabilia. Third floor: a recollection of sculptures, books and paintings preserved from...More

Thank Javier G
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This rich museum collection give fantastic view and information of Tibetan Buddhism and the cultural of Buryats. The items were collected from lot of monasteries that closed after the revolution. There are many elegant Buddha figures, Shaman robs and quite extensive mask collection. I recommended...More

1  Thank shkomit
Reviewed 11 September 2017

By Siberian standards, this is a quite large museum, and thoroughly covers Buryatian history from ancient times to the present. The exhibits are all real artifacts, well-interpreted and displayed. If the story of the inhabitants of Buryatia is of any interest to you, this is...More

1  Thank Amber K
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I was really surprised by how much the local Buryat costumes, decorations and pretty much everything resembled Chinese stuff. Had some pretty interesting artworks from the religions. Worth going for a visit.

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Reviewed 2 October 2014

Our very informed guide led us through this fascinating museum of local costumes, customs, and other artifacts of history of this far-flung part of the world. Really worth a visit.

1  Thank 787sallyb
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Buryatia History Museum has some nice exhibitions on Buryat history. We waited for quite a long time to find someone who could sell the tickets to us and in the end, they let us in for 200 R per exhibition! I think it was a...More

2  Thank ToyotaLandCruiser
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