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Stalin's Bunker

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Important experience in Samara

An amazing experience for history buffs or anyone with a passing interest in World War 2 or history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good to see the history

If you are interested in Russian history, you should visit this place. The area nearby is also... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
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Frunze st., 167, Samara 443010, Russia
+7 846 333-35-71
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing experience for history buffs or anyone with a passing interest in World War 2 or history for that matter. Samara/Kyubushev has an incredibly interesting history and Stalin’s bunker plays an important part. The English speaking guide was knowledgeable and his English was close...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank thecox321
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I visited the bunker during the World Cup, so it was bustling with tourist. There is a small courtyard in front of a tiny door, where the visitors line up, but there´s no sign to warn you that first, you should go to the corner...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in Russian history, you should visit this place. The area nearby is also peaceful and relaxing.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SteveYeunglinho
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Good history part of the cold war. Never used aparently, even though you can feel the soviet mood. Interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wilmar186
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Stalin 42 bunker Arrive 10 min before English tour is fine. Wait outside the gate until they call you in. There are a few benches outside. Then after you get in you wait again until they call you to buy tickets at the cashier. After...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LosAngelesTina
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Being a historical city this place is a must visit in samara. Unlike other places in Russia english tour guide was included and she was. Very informative. U get the feeling to be inside a real bunker once u go inside it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ShamimMostafa
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

I visited this place during the world cup 2018. This place had a guide who took us through the bunker and explained the history with a lot of passion. Considering the story of building this bunker, this is a must visit for the history lovers.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank naimk145
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Historical place 37m under surface, expect a lot of steps to claim up, they dont using lift, tour guide was good, explained everything regarding this place, was interesting to hear about ww2, reasonable price 250 rubles.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sasha-nin
Reviewed July 9, 2018

due to its nature, this is one of those odd places that were not revealed to the public after certain recent times. very interesting from a historical point of view but also from an engineering one, as it was built using subway designs vertically, making...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed July 9, 2018

English translator was poor, but don't think the Russian guide was particularly strong either. Takes about 30-40 minutes. A lot of stairs to negotiate though we did a see a small slow elevator in operation. No one knows it Stalin ever actually entered this bunker...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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June 17, 2018|
Response from Katesgrove | Reviewed this property |
They official position is they only take people on city tour. However, we did manage just to join the group without difficulty. It cannot be guaranteed to work every time!
May 17, 2018|
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Response from 804tahab | Reviewed this property |
unfortunately the tours are only in russian. you could download some app from the app store which would help but many of the information cards once you're in the bunker are in English and self explanatory :)!