Tours and Tickets

Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert provided by U Visit Russia

Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert

Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert
Book in advance
from
£151.72
per adult (price varies by group size)
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
Reserve now & pay later: Save your spot free of charge with flexible booking.
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Face masks provided for travellers
About
Excursion to Open-Air Ethnographic Museum. The museum has expositions on the history of ethnic groups living in the region: Evenks, Western Buryats, Eastern Buryats, Cossacks, and Old Believers. The Ethnographical Museum of the People of Trans-Baikal region. Operating hours: in summer – 10 am to 5 pm, in winter – 10 am to 4 pm, closed on Monday and last Tuesday of each month. Opened on July 6, 1973. Located 8 km from Ulan Ude. • Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 7772P377
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Transportation • Guide’s assistance • Entrance fee • Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance • Entry/Admission - Ethnographic Museum of the People of Transbaikalia Culture Gau
Exclusions
Personal expenses
Duration
4h
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
You will be picked up from your hotel
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
Transportation • Guide’s assistance • Entrance fee • Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance • Entry/Admission - Ethnographic Museum of the People of Transbaikalia Culture Gau
Exclusions
Personal expenses
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
You will be picked up from your hotel
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
4h
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Infant seats available
Most travellers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Ethnographic Museum of the People of Transbaikalia Culture Gau
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    Evenks Exhibition: An Evenk camp of several birch-bark and hide tepees: summer tepees of birch bark and winter tepees of fir tree bark. A shaman’s dwelling with two galleries of wood carvings depicting animals, birds and fish having spiritual significance in shamanism. Two wooden storage cabins containing hunting and fishing gear, skis, sledges, sacks, and traps. Prebaikalian Buryat Exhibition: The exhibition displays eight-sided wooden yurts used by the 19th century Western Buryats (Buryats of Irkutsk region). The interior has seats for honorable guests, the wife’s and the husband’s quarters, and household equipment. There is a Russian-style oven near the yurt. Religious articles are those of Orthodox church as most of the Western Buryats were converted to Christianity. Transbaikalian Buryat Exhibition: The exhibition includes a winter house and a summer yurt of a rich Eastern Buryat family, two felt yurts and a dugan (small Buddhist temple). The winter cabin, built in 1912, was brought to the museum from the village Arbigil in the Zaigraevo Region. The Tibetan-style temple was transferred from the Gusinoozersk Buddhist Monastery. The majority of Eastern Buryats became followers of Buddhism. Russian Cossacks Exhibition: This exhibition includes an estate of a wealthy Cossack ataman (chieftain), his main house, stables, storehouses, etc. Here you will also find a house of a poor peasant and a log cabin called an “exile shelter.” In the 18th century Siberia became a place of exile for criminals and political rebels. Along the Trans-Siberian Railway, there were hundreds of such shelters. Old Believers Exhibition: This exhibition tells about lifestyles of the Old Believers exiled to Siberia after the Church reforms of the seventeenth century. The houses of poor, middle class and wealthy families, a small chapel, and colorfully decorated gates give you an idea of the exciting history of this religious group. Old Verkhneudinsk Exhibition: The exhibits of this section launch visitors on a voyage through the history of Ulan Ude (Verkhneudinsk) in the 19th - the beginning of the 20th century. Here you will find an early 20th century church, a wooden house with a mezzanine and staircase, and a 1-storey house with ornate carvings. Wildlife Park: This section of the museum occupies a territory of 35 acres and features native wildlife of Transbaikalie. Here you will see wolves, bears, horses, sheep, deer, camels, yaks.
    Read more
+
No reviews yet. Be the first to share your thoughts!
About the operator

This tour has not yet been reviewed, but you can read what other travellers have to say about this operator.

By: U Visit Russia
P121PSjenniferg
P121PSjenniferg
00
Recommend
Can I just thank you for organising this tour. All the arrangements worked out perfectly and our guide, Valeria (I
johnatang55
johnatang55
00
Good excursion
An amazing place in Moscow! 16-century buildings with a difficult story, a lot to see and to listen about. Guide Na
johnatang55
johnatang55
00
Main attraction of Moscow
Actually too much time to see only Kremlin for me. But we were with the kids, and it was a good way to explore ever
johnatang55
johnatang55
00
Russian Versailles
This is the best part of Saint-Petersburg! With our great guide Victoria we had a really good time! The speed boat
johnatang55
johnatang55
00
Great way to see Saint-Petersburg
We would like to say thanks to our guide Victoria and driver Anatoly as they made this experience truly unforgettab
johnatang55
johnatang55
00
Interesting
Yusupov Palace is not as famous as Hermitage but we were shocked by how amazing it is. Victoria is a very knowledge
john m
john m
00
Appalling service, and very costly.
We booked for the Swan Lake ballet on 25 December 2019, with travel date on 24 May 2020, through U Visit Russia. .
WesternGardener
WesternGardener
00
Where are the refunds
I booked a private tour for Kamchatka with UVisit Russia for several people (40). Each person paid a deposit (thro
Dmitry F
Dmitry F
00
U Visit Russia company way to go to see Russia
Great people working for U visit Russia. I had pleasure to work with Maria Nerkrasova who arranged for our group of
Scott M
Scott M
00
Fantastic Guide, Great Experience
Today’s tour of the Kremlin, Dimond Fund and Armoury was absolutely fantastic. My guide Irina was incredibly knowle
131natashal
131natashal
00
Do NOT purchase from this company!!!!!!!
I bought a tour ticket for my daughter on her first visit to Moscow. We were asked to send over her passport inform
inthegarden
inthegarden
00
A treasure trove of gold artifacts
We booked a SPB private tours which included the gold room and Herimitage. We had a private tour of the gold room
Bonita T
Bonita T
00
Guide and Advisor
Helpful and affable guide went beyond just guiding and recommended restaurants, made reservations, arranged for UBE
Henry D
Henry D
00
Novodevich’ye Convent & cemetery
Much of the convent/monastery is under serious renovation so the buildings are clad in scaffolding and closed to vi
sharanan2008
sharanan2008
00
Far east federal University campus as an Indian deligation led by minister of industry and commerce
Good experience, beautiful stay. Vladivostok is a small town but very charming and beautiful sights seeing includin
Frequently Asked Questions about Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert


Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert price starts from £150.85. Discover and book Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert on Tripadvisor

Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Discover and book Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert on Tripadvisor

Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert is hosted by U Visit Russia. Read reviews, discover additonal experiences or contact U Visit Russia on Tripadvisor. Discover and book Open-Air Ethnographic Museum Private Tour + Folklore Concert on Tripadvisor