Baikonur Town & Space History
Baikonur has been the launch site for Soviet and Russian space missions since the beginning of space exploration in 1957. Delve deeper into the history as you explore the various museums and memorials inside the Baikonur town. See the Museum of History of Space Travels, Memorials of Outdated Spaceships and Protons, Memorial of the Airplanes AN-12, I1-14, as well as Memorial of Ballistic Rocket CC-17. Unique experiences which you should not miss here is the International Space School and get a chance to stand at the very same houses where Yuri Gagarin and Korolev once lived before they flew to the space. Please note that the exact program of the tour may be modified to accommodate to the rocket launch schedule, which may differ depending on your desired date of visit.