Museum of Baikonur Cosmodrome History, Baikonur

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Learn about the cosmonauts, space engineers, and rocket scientists who changed the course history at Museum of Baikonur Cosmodrome History. The museum opened in 1967, on the 50th anniversary of the October Revolution, six years after the first human orbited the Earth. See models of the ground control panel used on Yuri Gagarin's legendary flight. The museum also features signed photographs of space crews, astronaut uniforms, and many items that belonged to Gagarin. Use our Baikonur trip itinerary maker to visit Museum of Baikonur Cosmodrome History on your trip to Baikonur, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very interesting, informative, and educational. Many installations, designs, launch vehicles and spacecraft. The remains of meteorites, replicas of the cosmodrome. Very knowledgeable guide!
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  • Museum-Pearl Baikonur! In excellent condition! The exposition is updated. Gives a complete picture of the development of space! Museum staff-fans for their cause! Very interesting excursions! There is a gift shop, albeit a very modest one. And that's not Café provides the needs of visitors. Even standing up, have a cup of coffee. Very cozy. Have a good internal bathroom. good external exposition! Impressions are very good (except the Café).
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  • Were a group of friends and we all really enjoyed the exposure! Turned out beautiful pictures. Unfortunately the Guide could not accompany us (he went for lunch), so we had to walk alone.
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