The Museum of Shipbuilding and Fleet, Mykolayiv

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The Museum of Shipbuilding and Fleet, the only museum of Shipbuilding in Ukraine, is situated in Mykolaiv, Ukraine.History of the museumAncient House, where museum is situated, is a monument of history and architecture of the late 18th – early 19th century. Built in the style of the ancient Russian classicism, it served as chancery and premises of the main commanders of the Black Sea Fleet during 1794–1900. In due time such admirals as M. S. Mordvinov, I. De Traverse, A. S. Greig, M. P. Lazarev, G. I. Butakov, M. A. Arcas lived and worked here.ExhibitionsThe museum exhibition is located in twelve rooms and numbers nearly 3,000 exhibits. Exhibits in the first hall depict items of antiquity and from the time of the Kievan Rus, and describe the beginning of navigation through the Dnipro and Southern Bug rivers, the Black Sea and the Mediterranean Sea. There are pictures of ancient Greek ships, illustrations of a deserved painter V. Bahtov to the "Histories" of Herodotus, archeological finds of antique Olbia, fragments of stony anchors. Exhibits which are devoted to the fleet history of Zaporizhian Cossacks and their heroic combat for access to the Black Sea are of great interest.
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  • This museum is hard to confuse with any other: along the fence are several busts of seafarers, have had a significant impact on navigation and shipbuilding. Pleasant impressions from the primuzejnoj territory: a clean, beautiful and comfortable patio with lots of benches. Me frankly "vybesila" the cashier, but very pleasant impressions from the benevolence of the remaining officers! If you plan to visit this Museum, you need to take into account that the excursions must be booked in advance. Cost of services: adult ticket to the main Exposition-8 UAH., exhibitions-5 UAH./exhibition, photography-25 UAH, videography-35 UAH., excursion service group 10-15 people-50 UAH. The Museum has free Wi-Fi. In the exhibition, in addition to beautiful and detalnejshih ship models, personal belongings and documents presented to sailors and shipbuilders, household items, paintings. The Museum is small but very cozy.
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  • Interesting place, be sure to visit this Museum, interesting copy of ships and vessels, in short we were satisfied, personally I'm impressed ...
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  • The Museum tells the story of shipbuilding town. Interesting exposition. A good institution. Recommend.
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  • Amazing and comprehensive history captured in ship models, artwork and archaeology. A real highlight for any visit to Mykolayiv.
  • Great museum for understanding history of the city and shipbuilding industry in southern part of Ukraine. It's not yet 100% comfortable for non-russian speakers, yet very informative museum, even in visual way only. Must-visit place when you are in Mykolaiv
  • Nice and very relaxing :-)
  • An interesting Museum. But the staff is absolutely not interested to work with visitors. The impression remains, to put it mildly, uncomfortable
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  • A good Museum. Even the daughter (9 years) is very close. The only negative, IE why not 5 and 4, it is the spirit of "sovêtskogo". I understand that period of history is not vikineš and many events are connected, but walking through the halls and read "mother Russia" somehow not very.
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