Odessa Archeology Museum Tour

Odessa Archeology Museum tour: Scythian and Gunnic golden items. Ancient Greek artifacts found along the Black Sea coast. Unique Kievan Rus coins.

This tour takes you to the oldest museum in Ukraine. Odessa Archeology museum brings to life the stories of how people lived in this region since ancient times and boasts a fascinating collection of 170,000 artifacts .

Odessa’s Society of the Antiques’ Lovers appeared when the city was 31 years old. The stories of ancient Greeks, who lived along the Black Sea coast and Scythian gold were plentiful. Archeological digs were carried out by local researchers and history afficionados. Odessa’s intellectuals gathered amazing collections of antiques, which laid the foundation of Odessa’s Archeology museum.

On this private Odessa Archeology museum tour you’ll see private antiques’ collections, which once belonged to Odesseans and were donated by them to the Archeology museum.  You’ll discover interesting artifacts, which belonged to the tribes once populated the Black Sea coast.  And finally, you’ll see a truly unique collection of Gunnic and Scythian golden ornaments, Kievan Rus coins, including one out of ten ever founded golden coins of Prince Vladimir, which dates back to the 10th century. The tour is not to miss for ancient history lovers.

TOUR DURATION

2 hrs

TOUR TYPE

Walking tour

Email us for the complete tour itinerary and price.  The museum is closed on Monday

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