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Bunker-42 Cold War Museum at Taganka

Kotelnicheskiy 5th Lane, 11, Moscow 115172, Russia
+7 495 500-05-54
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A unique exhibition of Cold War history located about 65 meters underground, Bunker-42 is a military history museum and an entertaining complex founded in the former classified military building of the USSR.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Kotelnicheskiy 5th Lane, 11, Moscow 115172, Russia
+7 495 500-05-54
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We paid €25 + 200 rubels photo permit for a "two hour tour where we would try on Soviet uniforms and disemble an AK-47". The tour actually lasted only an hour, of which we saw a 20 min video and walked up and down the...More

Thank nathaliejacquemyn
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to the bunker after paying our money at the tourist information booth in the GUM. After payment I received a sms stating that he had charged us the wrong price and we would have to pay another 1000 rubles per...More

Thank Dunclare
Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is an important and memorable stop if you're looking for something unusual to do in Moscow. A real then-top-secret underground control lair for the Soviet army in case of a nuclear attack on Moscow, now a private museum. This a very immersive experience with...More

Thank oksidor
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is a very cool place to visit. If you like anything that has to do with the Cold War you will be thrilled to visit this bunker.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We booked this tour through On the Go tours and paid ALOT of money for it, so if you are in Moscow, it works our alot cheaper to book directly with the museum and if going directly with the museum then I'd give it a...More

1  Thank ozinlondon08
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

It's a cool place but not for everyone. Mostly for those who would like to recreate the atmosphere of the Cold War and see how it feels . Stalin's bunker , this one he never actually used . It was build underground , in order...More

Thank Marshaici
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Im strongly recommended have to visit this place if you in Moscow. You can see many authentic items of Cold War-era.

Thank Dmitriy S
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We were there as part of a group, and unfortunately the tour guide did not have a microphone so many of us couldn't hear what was being described. The video shown gives an interesting perspective on the Cold War. Seems very overpriced.

Thank noonrider
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We took an English language tour of the bunker, I think this is the only option if you are not a Russian speaker. Be warned! - there are a lot of stairs to descend to the -65 metre level and these need to be climbed...More

1  Thank Deep-Miner
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

An interesting experience with great overview of the history of the bunkers. Worth a visit if of interest to you as steep ticket prices for tourists

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Piyas S
15 August 2017|
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Response from BunkerN | Property representative |
Hello! 18 July tours in English are at 13.30, 15.30 and 18.30. You can come 10 minutes before the start of the tour and buy a ticket at the Museum ticket office. Welcome!
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5 June 2017|
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Response from BunkerN | Property representative |
Hello! What day you prefer to visit our Museum? For the reservation a ticket for you I need your name, phone number and number of people. We can offer you an excursion "Bunker-42" tour at 13.30 in English language... More
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2 April 2017|
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Response from BunkerN | Property representative |
Hello, tours in English will be April 9 at 13.30 and 18.30. Redemption of ticket is 10 minutes before the tour starts. Tickets must pre-book. We Are Waiting For You!
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