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C-189 Submarine Museum

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Very interesting

A real feel for life on a submarine and the basic conditions the sailors endured. Worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
14noelo
Real submarine!

It is original experience and you can learn a lot even if you are history & militaria buff (just as... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

A real feel for life on a submarine and the basic conditions the sailors endured. Worth a visit. Tour guides only speak Russian.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 14noelo
Reviewed 20 September 2018

It is original experience and you can learn a lot even if you are history & militaria buff (just as I am). I was a bit disappointed that "the route" was so short (both in time and in distance), as there are so many interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CoventryCrusader
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Very interesting place to see, it's all well maintained. If there is a problem with the entrance, you should call the museum and someone will come to meet you. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We glimpsed the submarine from the Peterhof express hydrofoil and were intrigued when we learnt you can take a tour inside. We went early in the morning and were first in line right as they were opening. You need to wait for a group to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Interesting attraction, the conditions for the submariners is poor, hot, cramped and noisy. I certainly would not want to go to sea in a vessel like this let alone go under the surface, brave sailors.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

It is worth going to see the submarine. The tour takes 20 minutes and it is in Russion. There were four of us who did not speak Russiin and the guide tried to explain the basics in English, although his English was not good. Still...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Perfect visit, you must go and see by yourself how it is inside. Worth it ! Guides speak only Russian but one of them have a good english so you can ask him. Really kind staff :) Superbe visite, vous devez aller voir comment est...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tom O
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

It's very nice to visit a actual submarine. It was very cool to be on it. Problem is all the information plus the guide are Russian. It would be nice to know more about submarines and about this particular boat, the guide didn't speak a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Thom M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We are interested in Russian history and were excited to see the submarine , warts and all. We waited in the sunshine for our turn , only 10 at a time. We practised our limited Russian with our fellow tourists. Well worth the wait. Our...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank maggiemay30
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I participated in a tour in Russian, without understanding a word. Still I enjoyed it very much, and the guide was very nice :-) I would definitively recommend a visit!

Date of experience: August 2017
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