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Chekhov House & Museum, Yalta
(4.6/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Nestled in gardens amidst a host of exotic plants, Chekhov House & Museum contains the original interiors and possessions of Anton Chekhov, a celebrated playwright and author of numerous short stories. The site dates back to 1898, when the writer decided to move here after his father's death. After decorating the modern white mansion and completing its gardens, Chekov wrote numerous prominent works in the house. You can still see his large coat in the cupboard, as well as other personal belongings. Check out the antique furniture and Ericsson telephone that the family used, and admire the rich architectural details. Pay particular attention to the intricately decorated arch above the main door. Put Chekhov House & Museum and other Yalta attractions into our Yalta vacation builder, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Pleasant and unforgettable visit the House-Museum. I think the House is imbued with the energy of the writer, and can be thought of as the Czechs spent their time on your site. Represented in the House of the writer's personal belongings, and even clothes and shoes. If the opportunity to purchase a disc with a video clip about Anton Pavlovich.
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  • A great tour of the House Museum, where tell all about life of Chekhov in Yalta and its numerous guests. The House itself is an amazing example of Art Nouveau architecture, preserved, perhaps better than others. Wonderful, very cozy, shady garden, which laid himself Anton Pavlovich. Across the street from the Museum-Park of the sister of the writer, Maria Pavlovna, and charming area, where the characters in his works.
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  • The place where the man lived, about which there is much talk of the case, but not in the case of works which poloskayut along and across, tells as much interesting stuff that I want to borrow a book of this writer and reread his line ...
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