Astrakhan

Astrakhan Military Hall of Fame

Astrakhan Military Hall of Fame is dedicated to the history of the Astrakhan region military from the XVI century to the present days. The museum is located in the beautiful three-storied building constructed in 1905-1907, the former Cossack Army Commanding.

The Museum was opened in 1975 in honor of the 30th anniversary of Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945. The Museum collection contains more than 3000 exhibits – the weapons of XVI-XIX centuries, military clothes, plate armors, and others.

Five of nine exhibit halls present the period of the Great Patriotic War. There are historical documents, letters, photography, and dioramas, paintings and sculpture concerning the period of 1941-1945 years.

Open hours and price

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday – from 10 to 17 (ticket office till 16)

Friday, Saturday – from 10 to 19 (ticket office till 18.30)

Day off – Wednesday

Ticket price – 210 rubles

How to get to the Astrakhan Military Hall of Fame

Astrakhan, Akhmatovskaya Ulitsa, 7

In the Russian language – Астрахань, Ахматовская улица, 7

Links

Astrakhan Military Hall of Fame website in the Russian language

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