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Once an ancient Scythian settlement, the city boasts political centrality and a few interesting museums.

Simferopol is a city on the Crimean peninsula. As the capital of Crimea, Simferopol is an important political, economic, and transport hub of the peninsula. Simferopol serves as the administrative center of Simferopol municipality. Archaeological evidence in Simferopol indicates the existence of an ancient Scythian city, collectively known as the Scythian Neapolis. The location was also home to a Crimean Tatar town, Aqmescit. After the annexation of the Crimean Khanate to the Russian Empire, the city's name was changed to its present Simferopol. Its points of interest include Taurida Central Museum, and more.
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