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Vladivostok Fortress

Batareinaya St., 4A, Vladivostok 690091, Russia
+7 423 240-08-96
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Intersting fortress if you enjoy to imagine historical situation..

It was real fortress and now it is museum. You can watch various type of Russian military things... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
solima2017
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii
You can interact with the historic weapons

Not a good idea from a museum care standpoint, but they let you climb on and around the historic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marc M
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At one time, Vladisvostok was one of the strongest coastal fortresses in the world, and the concrete structures used to fortify the city can still be seen at the base of mountains, along local roads and in the seaside.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Batareinaya St., 4A, Vladivostok 690091, Russia
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+7 423 240-08-96
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was real fortress and now it is museum. You can watch various type of Russian military things and if you see the ocean here, you can feel the feeling of soldier or adventurer of that era. For Every museums in Vladivostok, ticket cost is...More

Thank solima2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a good idea from a museum care standpoint, but they let you climb on and around the historic weapons on site, as well as the fort.

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Although weather was atrocious the day we visited enjoyed this tremendously. Good selection of military vehicles (albeit some in poor shape) and guns. Includes an indoor museum which was part of a comprehensive system of military tunnels.

Thank MartinBaxter58
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Overlooking the bay (and an Olympic Centre of Excellence for swimming and athletics) this is a nice collection of weapons of WW1, WW2 and the Sixties and well worth a visit.

Thank Wilf K
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

There are all kinds if weapons, mostly guns, on display here. The casements beneath the large guns have been turned into a museum. I found myself wondering if the guns were ever fired or whether their presence deterred attacks. Climbing up from the embankment is...More

Thank Kirbyk
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The weapons may not very attractive, but the sea view is very good. A small museum / exhibition is inside there.

Thank PhilipBALL
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The entrance fee was slightly expensive compared to other attractions (200 RUB per person), however with low expectations I was really surprised at all the machines and tanks/missiles parked there. You can climb onto the machines to take pictures, and it was really cool being...More

Thank howardcnz
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

As an ex Navy guy i found the fortress very interesting if a bit cramped. If you cant speak Russian you'd best bring a guide as all the signs are Russian only as you'd expect. Very close to the boardwalk so easily taken in on...More

1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 7 August 2015

quite boring place, I think you must be a little Russian to enjoy this place. Less attraction and service is not that good

1  Thank Ayan O
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

A really interesting spot sitting high up on one of the many hills in Vladivostok but overlooking the bay. Lots of old canons and you can go inside the fort building where there is a musuem about the history construction and development of the fort...More

1  Thank Tim M
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