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Tula State Museum of Weapons

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Address: Oktyabrskaya St., 2 | Kreml, Tula 300000, Russia
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Was founded at the Tula gun factory in 1724. Displays the valuable...

Was founded at the Tula gun factory in 1724. Displays the valuable collections of fire-and cold steel arms, Russian and foreign, army and experimental. Gives the chance to follow evolution of arms since the late 16-th century till the present day.

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One of the best museums in our country

There were in this museum 3 times. Several floors and a lot of interesting things to see. There are virtual games for children. Films about the war. You can hold a weapon in your... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
Svetlana720
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Tula Oblast, Russia
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Tula Oblast, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

There were in this museum 3 times. Several floors and a lot of interesting things to see. There are virtual games for children. Films about the war. You can hold a weapon in your hands and take pictures

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The architecture of this building alone blows me away, also the landscape around it is pleasant to walk around on. The city cleared up the river along it well enough so that you can see this beauty when arriving/departing Tula by train. It's a great improvement for the city and will definitely drive more and more tourist in each year.... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

If you are a group of 5 girls it would probably interesting for you but I'm not sure. We didn't have much fun. There are some multi-media things but that's it. Price didn't worth it.

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Tula, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

new building fo the famous Arms museum. Innovative architecture and very interesting exposition, from ancient times to hi-tech new guns, etc. It'll be of joy and discovery both for children and adults.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Highly recommend to both youth and adults. A lot of cold and fire weapons exhibited. Very interesting multimedia set ups.

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Tula, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

It was attractive with a hugely detailed information about everything you wants to hear about war and especially history of weapons.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

We spent around 4 hours in this museum. It has a lot of latest and greatest electronic equipment, tablets, cool audio guides that are reading electronic labels and many computer games and holograms. it is one of the best contemporary museums that I've seen!

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

This a verry informative museum, it is in a total different set up than we see it in Western Europe. Modern building that shows many different weapon systems produced in the Tula area.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

There are so many kind of weapon!!! The museum has 5 floors of exhibits. There are a little bit interactive historical places and some funny things. On the first floor you can buy souvenirs.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

It must be the best museum I have ever visited, being a knowledge- thirsty -girl, I always want to widen my information. And the Tula state museum of weapon is the first place I taken first step when I was in Russian, and it worth much. Highly recommended this place, especially for some excursion.

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