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State Darwin Museum

State Darwin Museum was founded October 7, 1907 by a young zoologist Coates, and it is still the only museum devoted to the evolution of the living world. A new museum building opened in the year 1995, after almost twenty years of construction.

Today Darwin Museum is the largest museum of natural science in Europe. The exhibition tells about the history of development of the theory of evolution, diversity of life on Earth, about climate variability and heredity,natural selection and the struggle for existence in nature. Unique part of the fund are collection of albinos and melanistic, collection of sharks' teeth which are extinct and included in rare books, a collection of animal art. Computers are installed in halls of the museum connected to the internet which provide detailed information not only about the museum, but also regarding many other major museums of natural science in Russia.

Unique "Training guides and guidebooks" give visitors an opportunity to explore any section of the exhibition. There is a light, music and video exhibition "Living Planet" in the media center "Eco-Moscow", which has cinema and 3D-cinema.


Metro stations: Akademicheskaya, Vavolova 57
Daily throughout the year, ex˝ept Monday and last Friday of the month,10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

PRICE for State Darwin Museum (1,5 hours, in Russian)

Language (group 1-20 persons)

1 hour tour

5-25 4000 RUR
5-20 5700 RUR

The price is set for group.Cost of tour guides in other languages may differ. Transfer is not included.

Transportation for State Darwin Museum

We provide any kind of transport you need for our tour. We offer you various class of vehicles with driver: budget, premium, luxury (vip taxi) and also minivans and coaches up to 50 peoples for comfortable tour in group.

Book State Darwin Museum

To book the tour please call us at +7 495 228-8882 and our booking manager will provide you all nesessary information about this excursion. We draw your attention, that the State Darwin Museum is granted with the condition of full payment. For payment we can send you a courier or you can come to our office.

You can book State Darwin Museum by e-mail info@gotorussia.ru or by phone +7 495 228-8882 or through our online booking form.

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