The Rukavishnikovs' Estate Museum, Nizhny Novgorod

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History Museum
Explore the ballroom, chandeliers, priceless antiques, and preserved mosaic floor of The Rukavishnikovs' Estate Museum. Formerly the home of one of the wealthiest merchant families of the region, the Rukavishnikovs, the palace was restored and turned into a museum that has preserved much of its rich and intricate original decor. Note that you must purchase a picture ticket in order to take photographs of the interior of the museum. Call ahead or check the website for tour times prior to your visit. Make The Rukavishnikovs' Estate Museum a centerpiece of your Nizhny Novgorod vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Nizhny Novgorod trip itinerary builder.
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  • Really love this museum. Went there more than once. Anyone interested in the history of Russia, could not pass up. The tours are not getting tired. The guides know their job. The building itself is done in a very interesting style. In General, come will not regret!
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  • If you will have the opportunity to visit this place. Let this mostly new, but restored everything accurately and with soul. By the way, the door remained from that time)))
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  • Not included in our plans, but Rukavishnikov House visit! We have not regretted. Very beautiful Museum. Impressions weight. Come next time with excursion
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