Baikal Limnological Museum, Listvyanka

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web
Discover Siberian flora and fauna and learn more about the origin and history of the lake at Baikal Limnological Museum. The museum features 11 aquariums with 20 types of fish, as well as endemic species of mammals, such as by the Baikal seal. See the maps of the area, models of the lake bed, a collection of minerals, and samples of recent bottom sediments. You can watch a 20-minute film with shots made at the deepest point of the lake: 1,637 m (5,371 ft) below sea level. Indigenous trees, lianas, and other plants, including some medicinal herbs, grow in an arboretum next to the museum. Put Baikal Limnological Museum into our Listvyanka tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • nice little Museum that gives information about the fauna, the flora, the history of the Lake. The visit is done fairly quickly, but worth it
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  • The present Museum, in the classic sense of the word. All the scientific data, an excellent accompaniment to the Museum staff member. Inspired by the
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  • Pretty ordinary, small museum. Was good, a lot of guides, but would like more information in an interesting format.
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