What is MinskCard

How it works 

Minsk Card is a sightseeing package, containing a smart card and a guidebook.

Minsk Card entitles the holder to a free or discounted one-time entry to museums and tours covered by the Card; discounts and special offers from partners of the scheme as stated in the guidebook and on the website minskpass.by. 

Minsk Card is valid during 24, 48 or 72 consecutive hours since its activation. The period of validity is specified on the Card. Discounts and special offers are available even after the Card expires.

It is also an electronic transport pass intended to payment for trip by public transport. Within the period indicated on the card, the electronic transport pass qualify the right for unlimited travel by bus, trolley bus, tramway and 10 trips by subway.

It  is important!

On reverse side of the MinskCard the telephone number of reference service of the project is specified which is avaliable  from 9:00 till 17:00 on Minsk time (GMT + 3).

How do I activate the Card

The start of activation is the time of electronic scanning of the QR code or manual data input from the Minsk Card at your first entry to an attraction. Before your first visit please fill in the date and time of your first visit on the reverse side of the Card.

Record of an electronic transport pass to the Minsk Card is made by sellers when selling at sale points and does not depend on activation of the Card for visiting museums or excursions. At the same time, note that the day is counted from 00:00 to 24:00, i.е. the validity of the ticket starts from 00:00 (hours: minutes) of the current day regardless of the time of recording by the seller. 

Terms of use

Minsk Card is a sightseeing smart card which is valid for a consecutive period in hours: 24 hours (1 Day Card), 48 hours (2 Day Card), 72 hours (3 Day Card).

It can be activated any time during 12 month after purchase. 

The Card is not valid without a signed start date on the reverse side which should be filled by the Card holder.

Minsk Card is strictly for individual use. Once activated, it is non-transferable and non-exchangeable for cash. Damaged, lost or stolen cards can’t be restored.

In the case of misuse, the Card will be blocked. 

How do I enter attractions with Minsk Card 

Show the Card to the cashier and get either free ticket to the museum/tour or a discount/bonus upon its acquisition in accordance with the terms specified in the guidebook. 

The cashier will scan QR code, check the Card validity and provide you with a ticket. The service is provided under general conditions, without skipping the queue, except for several museums which have a particular ticket office for visitors with Minsk Card.

Travelling with children

Price of Minsk Card is set on the basis of adult tourist sightseeing cost. All partners of the service have their individual discount policy regarding children, students and other beneficiaries. Therefore, savings with the Card in case of a child may substantially differ depending on the individual route. Anyway, you will be able to buy tickets for your companions without Minsk Card in the same ticket office (except for special cash desks).

We recommend reading our Terms & Conditions before making a purchase.

Disclaimer

While Minsk Card Operator has taken all reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of information published in the guidebook and on this website, conditions at these sites are subject to change. Therefore it is recommended to check opening times, prices and other relevant information directly with the attraction prior to visiting. All participants listed within Minsk Card scheme are contractually bound with the Operator to offer free admission or other stated benefits to the Card holders. Operator has taken all reasonable care to ensure that only properly run and reputable attractions of good standing are included. However the Operator shall not be held liable for any shortcomings of the service at participating locations, or if any of them refuses the stated benefits with no good cause and contrary to the terms of the contract. The Operator provides no reimbursement for the unused services within the period of validity, neither for temporary or total cancellation of the service due to technical reasons, shall such occur at any of the attractions. Minsk Card offer does not include temporary exhibitions and is not combined with other discounts at participating locations. It also does not cover entry to some major special events held at the attractions. In such cases it is recommended to check the information concerning a particular event. 

Sales & Redemption Points 

There are 2 options of purchasing Minsk Card:

1. Place an order by means of website minskpass.by and pick up your Cards at a redemption point 

If you order Minsk Card online, after the payment we instantly e-mail you a voucher. The voucher contains a unique QR code and can be exchanged for Cards at any of the redemption points shown below. 

When purchasing a Minsk Card online, you must indicate the desired sale point to receive the Card.

Payment options: online by a credit card.

At the payment of the card online, you can take the card no earlier than  24 hours after payment. 

You can take the card  in the chosen by you sale point in accordance with the its operation time.

 

2. Make a purchase for cash at one of Minsk Card sales points (see below)

Infokiosk and souvenirs pavilion (unitary enterprise «Mingorspravka»)

Address: Svobody Square, 2a, Minsk

Coordinates: 53.903392,27.556947

Phone number: +375 29 144 41 81

 

Infokiosk and souvenirs pavilion (unitary enterprise «Mingorspravka»)

Address: Privokzal'naya Square, 5, Minsk

Coordinates: 53.890908,27.550565

Phone number: +375 44 575 17 66

 

Information-Tourist Center "Minsk"

Address: Revolyutsionnaya Street, 13, Minsk

Coordinates: 53.902353,27.55082

Phone number: 8 017 203-39-95