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Moscow: 3-Hour Soviet Space Conquest Ultimate Tour

Moscow: 3-Hour Soviet Space Conquest Ultimate Tour

From US$ 82.84 per person

Head to the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics and VDNKh park, under the monuments to the conquerors of space. Discover the history of the Russian conquest of space from the 1920's to the present day.

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Duration 3 hours
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Spanish, English, French, Italian
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Experience

Highlights
  • See the monument to the conquerors of space
  • Learn about the history of space conquest from the beginning to the present day
  • Visit a life-size model of MIR station
  • Go for a walk in the VDNKh Park
Full description
Visit the Museum of Cosmonautics, under the Monument of the Conquerors of Space, a metallic spire of around 100 meters, surmounted by a rocket launching towards space and cover of titanium. Learn about the history of space exploration from the 1920's to the present day. This rich and unique collection retraces the progress in rocket technology, scientific discovery and daily life of cosmonauts. With your guide, discover how the Soviet Union became a dominant power in the space conquest, then how this heritage was carried by the Russian Federation and its current role in space exploration. Learn about the characteristics of the different spacecraft and satellites, including Soyuz vessels, as well as a life-size model of the MIR space station. Visit the legendary VDNKh Park, promoting the USSR and its people. Dive back in time marvelling at the statue of Lenin and Communist Party. Marvel at the exhibits as your guide shares with you the stories of the Soviet heroes of space conquest. Please note that the museum requires a Russian QR-Code proving you got vaccinated in Russia.
Includes
  • 2-hour visit to the museum
  • Tickets to the museum
  • Live guide
  • 1-hour visit of VDNKh park
  • Meals and drinks
  • Souvenirs
  • Entrance tickets to VDNKh pavilions
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Entrance to the museum of Cosmonautics. Address: Prospekt Mira, 111, Moskva, Russia, 129223.

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  • Mobile vouchers are accepted for this tour, you don't need to print anything
Customer reviews

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5 /5

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Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
    5/5

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We were a family with teenagers and an 8 year old girl. It was very interesting for everyone!!! Our guide Maria was fantastic!!!! She was kind, funny, great with kids, has a lot of patience. And the museum was really a great experience.

July 29, 2019

December 26, 2019

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