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M. Kalashnikov Small Arm's Museum Exhibition Complex

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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It really depends on what you like...

This review is going to be pretty short (in comparison to my regular reviews). It does not matter... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Sydney, Australia
Excellent museum and you get to fire a gun !

spent a wonderful few hours here, we had a guide who spoke English and was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Borodina St., 19, Izhevsk 426057, Russia
+7 341 251-34-52
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

This review is going to be pretty short (in comparison to my regular reviews). It does not matter if you like or dislike weapons as a whole, Izhevsk has few attractions and they are extremely proud of their history (which they should) so, not coming...More

Thank rodrigoelp
Reviewed June 12, 2018

spent a wonderful few hours here, we had a guide who spoke English and was very knowledgeable and informative, We then paid the extra to fire a couple of the guns/rifles and truly wonderful day out was had by us all, Would recommend if you...More

Thank L8RMT
Reviewed August 28, 2017

We expected this museum be bigger. You can easily view it all in 30 minutes. There is a gift shop in the basement.

Thank stanbuff
Reviewed August 23, 2017

this museum is dedicated to the Mikhail Kalashnikov,the invener of the ak 47,it a great place to visit,izvesk is where they made the rifle.

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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Great modern museum that tells and shows the story of the great man and weapons he and his colleagues made. 100% must see when you are in Izhevsk. If you want to shoot from real or pneumatic weapon you can do it for extra charge...More

2  Thank NataliaSP
Reviewed November 16, 2016

with both you can fire real weapons, but without driver license you can just fire air guns, which was fun too and cheap, like 10rb for each bullet also is highly recommended to bring a russian speaking person with u, its very difficult to understand...More

Thank Henry Y
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Well let me start off with me having poor Russian speaking skills (more like none). I found it easy to figure out, but I ran into an issue with the staff. I was trying to taking pictures (so I can remember my visit, and since...More

1  Thank Grant A
Reviewed October 1, 2016

A must see Museum if you reached this lovely city go shoot and see the history of Kalashnikov ......

Thank Khalil I
Reviewed May 30, 2016

It is a one-theme museum and it is all about guns. It presents dozens of models and tells the story of Kalashnikov production in Izhevsk. Although there are many artefacts presented, the museum generally fails to contextualise the history of the Kalashnikov gun from the...More

Thank Nadir K
Reviewed April 13, 2016

The museum is very well laid out and follows Kalashnikov's life in a time line, the main information boards are in English so easy to understand the Kalashnikov story. The gift shop items are very reasonably priced. The bonus is the underground firing range where...More

1  Thank Kevin P
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Response from L8RMT | Reviewed this property |
We had both US and Canadian citizens on our tour, they had no issues there