Ural State Geological Museum, Yekaterinburg

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  • I visited the museum on a freezingly cold Sunday morning. I was the first visitor. So without haste I picked what I wanted. I paid for the entrance ticket (200 rubles), the guided tour (500 rubles) an...  more »
  • The excellent collection of stones and minerals. All of them are from Urals. Is is the most complete comprise of interesting specimens.  more »
  • I have to say, go to the Museum stands. A lot of the exhibits. You won't see anywhere else so many Urals gems and stones. Palaeontological Museum section is impressive. The only minus I can mention all such Soviet decoration, old. It seems to me that if the Museum was a modern design, with the correct illumination of all exhibits (not a reflection in Windows), the more appropriate and specific supply route dating with exhibits-it would be very cool!
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  • A remarkable collection of minerals. There is an opportunity to get some cash desks or in store hope. Three floors of exhibits. At the checkout calculation-cash!
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  • Magnificent Museum. A peculiar business card of Ekaterinburg.
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  • Not really a fan of museums, but this was 3 hours with family, interesting exhibits, kids love it. Definitely recommend!
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  • A very interesting Museum!
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  • Large collection of minerals. Special meteorite
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