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Museum in Tynda

BAM Museum

Tynda’s pride and joy has four rooms of BAM relics and photos (no English), but also covers native Evenki culture, WWII, local art and regional wildlife. Don't miss the 9m-long 'barrel of Diogenes' parked in the yar…
Ukrainian in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Shinok Pervach

Among the best restaurants in town, Shinok Pervach serves up tasty grilled fish, roast meats and zingy salads (try the beetroot, walnut and prune for its subtle spice). The chunky wooden tables and circular dining r…
Museum in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Municipal Museum of Regional Studies

In a newly inaugurated building near Sudostroitel Park, several rooms of photos and knick-knacks show how Komsomolsk rose from the tent camps of original pioneers in 1932 to an industrial Soviet city. It also contai…
Pizza in Tynda

Piv Bar Teremok

Serves up palatable pizzas, Drakon draft beer (from Khabarovsk) and free wi-fi, with seating on an open-sided veranda. To find it, turn left at the eastern end of Krasnaya Presnaya, and walk up 50m.
Cafe in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Kofeynya

A fine spot for eggs, bliny (pancakes) or kasha (porridge) in the morning, set meals at lunchtime (R170 to R250) and light snacks at other times, plus diverse (but weak) coffees.
Russian in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Bistro

Beside pl Lenina, this clean modern stolovaya serves tasty, affordable staples: baked dishes, roast meats, and the usual beet- or potato salads are all on offer.
Public Art in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Soviet Mosaics

Komsomolsk has a wealth of wonderful murals adorning the sides of apartment blocks and factories. Most were the creation of Khabarovsk-based artist Nikolai Dolbilkin, who lived here in the 1950s and '60s. Among the …
Monument in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Memorials

Just northwest of the river terminal is the impressive WWII memorial, which features stoic faces chipped from stone, with nearby pillars marking the years of WWII. Other memorials include a garbage-strewn sculpture …
Market in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

Market

Load up on essentials at this small outdoor market.
in Komsomolsk-na-Amure

WWII Memorial