Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum, Odessa

(4.7/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Located inside an old fallout shelter, Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum provides an inside look at guerilla warfare the locals used during World War II. As you explore this secret underground world, you'll slowly step into the city's troubled past and discover how Odessa's partisans and sabotage units hid in these old catacombs. Originally the source of stone used to build much of the city's architecture, in the 19th century this network of tunnels served alternatively as a prison for women and a secret gathering place for the area's gangs. Dress warmly, with comfortable walking shoes. Tours are by appointment only, so make sure you call or e-mail before your visit. A visit to Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Odessa itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Wanted to visit the catacombs, the local said that only Nerubejnom this can be done, i.e. very far. Upset. Drinking a glass of vodka in one Tavern on Malaya Arnautskaya, struck up a conversation with the bartender and he sent me to the Max?! who is this I don't know, but I immediately on landmarks found 2-nd blah blah blah and got there. Pancake are all cool, and boys, and darkness, tea and moonshine, and underground lakes and the Church, and, and, and, and, but I'm so tired. Leaving on a surface I felt happiness. Thank you for everything. Catacombs passed to me.
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  • We had very little ... January 2, 2017 ... remained the most persistent 4 adults and 2 children. First came the lovely ladies from Poltava, then I tightened with the kids, and then the guest from Armenia) All sober, odourless fume and ready for adventure in the underworld. It was exciting, interesting, exciting, unexpectedly. However epithets can be matched endlessly. It was another stunning day in Odessa. 4:00 lasted for our trip, it was interesting even to children, but they are small: 6 and 7 years old) the Guide showed lure, zburyuvav imagination with stories of GREAT PATRIOTIC WAR and partisans of Odessa "Malin" blonde in the boat to heel on the island of love, about the dangers and mysticism. Support picture still lack of lighting, not counting the lanterns and you will be able to understand the feelings that evoke the catacombs. Christmas tree in Odessa also had a lot of different, beautiful and strange, but here's the upside down and under the ground, I met only one, for all the years of his travels. But the bandaged I practically whole Ukraine)) Wall drawings are amazing right in the heart, I could not look away. Thanks to the guys who live these catacombs and conduct tours despite the date, time and number of tourists.
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  • Enjoyed the tour, very. Liked how guys were careful to us, walked ahead of the guide who told and showed and went trailing, at one point I really is appreciated! Thank you! Telling guide is very interesting, many facts that are proven and known, said nothing would only say. Thanks guys, they need such an adventure and a little jektrimal'nye, and very informative. That is very cool that you can with the kids there.
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