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Chernobyl National Museum

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Old school place, but still interesting

I am really interested in history of Chernobyl atomic plant explosion and it's impact on the health... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Warsaw, Poland
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Small museum with big message

The place is rather packed, but the exhibitions will leave you with lots to think of. I'm glad that... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am really interested in history of Chernobyl atomic plant explosion and it's impact on the health of local people and the citizens of European countries, so although I considered the museum very old fashioned, the exhibition was still interesting to me. When visiting the...More

Thank MagdaBPL
Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely worth a visit. The only Chernobyl museum in the world and now incorporates the Fukushima disaster - both having a level 7 nuclear disaster! We had a tour by a museum guide (which was translated for us by our Sputnik Kiev guide Alyona). Impressive...More

Thank NickJCarey
Reviewed 4 days ago

The place is rather packed, but the exhibitions will leave you with lots to think of. I'm glad that the heroes and victims of the disaster are commemorated.

Thank Elżbieta W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Interesting museum but you must use English Audio guide. The model of the reactor explaining how it happened is really worth the visit. The rest of the museum is all about the bravery of the various Personnel who responded to the catastrophe. Of course Ukrainian...More

Thank mickinge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really felt the pain of people who lost their lives because of the accident. This museum sums up everything to know about the disaster.

Thank Ali B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No surprises on what this museum is all about, but here's some tips: 1) try and get a personal guide that speaks your language, if available. Extra cost, but very much worth it. 2) if no guide available, pay for the audio guide.

Thank Nate R
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is quite a small and modest museum but it gives pretty good insight in the disaster that happened in the Chernobyl.

Thank Dijana P
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The staff is nice and speaks good English. The exhibition is presented in a modern way and artful, which is great. You definitely wanna get the audio guide- because almost all the information available is only in Ukrainian. That said: the audio tour is incredibly...More

1  Thank Bonniewillow
Reviewed 31 July 2018

One of the most interesting museum in our Ukraine trip. There is a lot of thing to read and to learn but as a normal prosedure in Ukraine very little information is in English. Ukraine has to learn how to exhibit. I wish someone from...More

Thank Cigdem O
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Even 30 years after, it still seems hard to admit that human error, disobeying operation manuals and inferior technical design lead to the catastrophic events of Chernobyl. The museum deals with the aftermath but completely leaves out what happened and why it did. All this...More

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I do not know for sure; Visa cards are generally acceptable but I believe we paid in cash.