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Fire Tower and museum

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Address: ul Simanovskogo, 1, Kostroma 156000, Russia
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+7 494 231-68-37
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10:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Fire!!!! Fire!!!! Fireman

there is no modern sprinkler system or smoke detector, just observation. this tower is perfect. this is big surprise in the middle of city.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 November 2016
Burhan T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

there is no modern sprinkler system or smoke detector, just observation. this tower is perfect. this is big surprise in the middle of city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

The symbol of the city of Kostroma! The very center of the city, is now after the reconstruction of the square - a beautiful view! The only building in the UNESCO catalog!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2013

The fire tower in he centre of Kostroma is over 30 meters high and dates from early 19th century. After the great fire this structure was built as an observation tower for firemen. It is now a museum of fire department. Behind the tower is a military guard room and in front a large open space for people to mingle... More 

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