Cosmonautics Museum & VDNKh Park Private Tour - in Moscow - LikeALocal Guide

Cosmonautics Museum & VDNKh Park Private Tour

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25 EUR

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.

Duration: 2 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Spanish,
  • German,
  • Italian,
  • French

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

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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.

Marvel at the exhibits as your guide shares with you the stories of the Soviet heroes of space conquest.

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What’s included & not included

  • 2-hour guided tour
  • Entrance ticket for the museum
  • Transport
  • Personal expenses

Meeting point

At the entrance of the museum (Poperechnyy Prosek, Москва, Россия)

Book from 
25 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Tsar Visit