Grand Maket Russia Interactive Museum, St. Petersburg
(4.7/5 based on 2,000+ reviews on the web)
Boasting one of the largest railway models in Europe, Grand Maket Russia Interactive Museum features a three-dimensional layout with mountains, lakes, forests, rivers, and small towns. Hundreds of modelers and artists worked on this display, opened in 2012 with the aim of introducing visitors to the country's diverse communities and lifestyles. The layout contains street scenes depicting modern Russia, with functioning factories, flying helicopters, moving cars, and lifelike figures of people and animals. The museum's two-level railroad links the entire setup, with automatic changes from day to night and back giving the representation an added feeling of reality. Photography is permitted free of charge, so don't forget to bring your camera. To visit Grand Maket Russia Interactive Museum and other attractions in St. Petersburg, use our St. Petersburg trip itinerary builder.
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  • visit necessarily! so exactly executed details, colorfully painted, all the people in different poses)))))))) beauty may be pressing buttons and moving some exposure. forever something somewhere is lit blinks, moves, smoke, thunders, well just a miracle)))
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  • Was already three times, all very much. Every time something is added to the exhibition. Panorama of Russia in one place with the change of day/night seasons. Recommend to everyone.
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  • Gladly walked along a very large-scale stand symbolizing Russia. It is interesting to both kids and adults
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