Museum of Local Lore, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

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4.7/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
Learn about the natural world and the different cultures that shaped the history of Sakhalin Island at Museum of Local Lore. The museum's highly diversified collection of artifacts covers everything from the island's flora and fauna and the archeological findings belonging to its indigenous inhabitants, to Imperial times, the Soviet period, and modern day. The historic Japanese manor, inside of which the museum is located, is testament to the times when Sakhalin was a disputed territory between the two powers. Guided tours of the museum are available in Russian and other languages at an additional cost. The park that surrounds the museum building features picturesque gardens, and even if you're not visiting the museum you are free to stroll through it without paying the admission fee. Use our Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Museum of Local Lore and other attractions in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
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  • Very beautiful place, which is worth a go! Beautiful flora from different corners of the world, monuments and more!
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  • Recommend to all visitors of our city be sure to peek at the Museum of the City Foundation's history, flora and fauna, WWII, history of the people who founded the first settlements in Sakhalin.
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  • Very rekomeduû for all visitors to the city-along with red caviar this should become a brand city-very very good and very nice museum guides
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