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Tula State Museum of Weapons

Oktyabrskaya St., 2 | Kreml, Tula 300000, Russia
+7 487 231-10-04
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A must location to visit

The Tula Arms Museum is a must place to visit while you are in Tula. The staff is very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ECPjr
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Up to date and interesting

This is the new building of the Weapons museum, as of today (Nov. 2017) only two storeys of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
VarvaraSolomatina
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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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  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“new building” (5 reviews)
“first floor” (3 reviews)
“up to date” (2 reviews)
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Oktyabrskaya St., 2 | Kreml, Tula 300000, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Tula Arms Museum is a must place to visit while you are in Tula. The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. The history of the arms factories in Tula is amazing. The gift shop is very nice and the snack bar area in great...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the new building of the Weapons museum, as of today (Nov. 2017) only two storeys of the exhibition space are open to public (plans for opening 3 more in Dec. 2017). The museum is packed with information: visual, audial, interactive, touch-screen labels with...More

Thank VarvaraSolomatina
Reviewed 3 August 2017

A very interesting Museum. A lot you can learn about the history of weapons. But perhaps the strongest impression I got at the stand of toy guns. When my husband took a shot of them for ten minutes and couldn't stop. And of course another...More

Thank OlgaV2927
Reviewed 28 May 2017

As others have said this is a very nice museum with a couple floors concentrating on weapons produced in Tula (though there are weapons from other places as well). The ticket for the main museum is 350 rubles for adults (children under 16 free), but...More

Thank ChaBrk
Reviewed 27 March 2017

very good collection of weapons dating from 17th century and up to date, good descriptions. situated in the city centre

Thank Natalia P
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

Thank Svetlana720
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...More

Thank Sasha Z
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.

Thank Tasha_Metamorfosis
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.

1  Thank ElenaKir
Reviewed 4 May 2016

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

Thank Sergey B
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