Visitor's information

Dear visitors!  Due to the coronavirus epidemy the Museum's been temporarily closed until further notice.
Address: #7, Aleksandrovskii Park, St. Petersburg
Metro station – Gorgovskaya
Phone/Fax: (812) 498 09 34, (812) 232 02 96

To order a guided tour -  (812) 232 02 96

Opening Hours:

Wednesdays – Sundays
11.00 -18.00
Ticket windows shut one hour before the museum closes
No admission after 17.00
Closed Mondays, Tuesdays and the last Thursday of the month

Guided tours in the museum:

  • General excursion

  • Main stages in developing Russian artillery
  • History of developing Russian small-arms
  • History of developing Russian signal corps
  • History of developing the Russian Engineers


  • Russian artillery in the 14th – 19th centuries
  • Peter the Great and the Great Northern War (1700-1721)
  • Russian wars in the late 18th century
  • General Field-Marshal M.I. Kutuzov and the War of 1812
  • History of developing Russian artillery in 1861-1917
  • Russian Army during World War I
  • Soviet artillery during World War II
  • History of developing Russian rocket armament
  • M.T. Kalashnikov and his assault rifles
  • Arms of Western Europe in the 15th — 17th centuries (Armory)


Prior booking is required. On the day of visiting the musuem any of the above tours may be arranged only if free guides are available. The tours may be ordered by phone: (812) 232 02 96.