We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tula State Museum of Weapons

Oktyabrskaya St., 2 | Kremlin, Tula 300026, Russia
+7 487 231-10-04
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Jewel in the Crown

An extraordinary collection brilliantly set in a contemporary museum space. Solid information... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
farrellgem
,
Edmonton, Canada
Very interesting collection of Russian weapons

A new building with middle age and mid 20th century weapons form Russia majorly form Tula. very... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Karifanalfa
,
New Delhi, India
Read all 1,090 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Was founded at the Tula gun factory in 1724. Displays the valuable collections of fire-and cold steel arms, Russian and foreign, army and experimental. Gives the chance to follow evolution of arms since the late 16-th century till the present day.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“new building” (6 reviews)
“first floor” (3 reviews)
“up to date” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
Oktyabrskaya St., 2 | Kremlin, Tula 300026, Russia
CONTACT
Website
+7 487 231-10-04
Write a ReviewReviews (1,090)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"new building"
in 6 reviews
"first floor"
in 3 reviews
"up to date"
in 2 reviews
"state museum"
in 2 reviews
"collection"
in 5 reviews
"weapons"
in 20 reviews
"arms"
in 5 reviews
"information"
in 4 reviews
"men"
in 2 reviews
"history"
in 6 reviews
"century"
in 3 reviews
"hands"
in 2 reviews
"manufacturing"
in 2 reviews
"pistol"
in 2 reviews
"architecture"
in 2 reviews
"war"
in 2 reviews
"kremlin"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 4 February 2018

An extraordinary collection brilliantly set in a contemporary museum space. Solid information displays, in Russian and English. Word on the street has it the new floor with displays on weaponry since WWII is now open. Time for a return. Tula offers a second collection, largely...More

Thank farrellgem
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 January 2018

A new building with middle age and mid 20th century weapons form Russia majorly form Tula. very well placed and well explained.

Thank Karifanalfa
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The Tula Arms Museum is a must place to visit while you are in Tula. The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. The history of the arms factories in Tula is amazing. The gift shop is very nice and the snack bar area in great...More

Thank ECPjr
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This is the new building of the Weapons museum, as of today (Nov. 2017) only two storeys of the exhibition space are open to public (plans for opening 3 more in Dec. 2017). The museum is packed with information: visual, audial, interactive, touch-screen labels with...More

Thank VarvaraSolomatina
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 August 2017

A very interesting Museum. A lot you can learn about the history of weapons. But perhaps the strongest impression I got at the stand of toy guns. When my husband took a shot of them for ten minutes and couldn't stop. And of course another...More

Thank OlgaV2927
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 May 2017

As others have said this is a very nice museum with a couple floors concentrating on weapons produced in Tula (though there are weapons from other places as well). The ticket for the main museum is 350 rubles for adults (children under 16 free), but...More

Thank ChaBrk
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 March 2017

very good collection of weapons dating from 17th century and up to date, good descriptions. situated in the city centre

Thank Natalia P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 December 2016

There were in this museum 3 times. Several floors and a lot of interesting things to see. There are virtual games for children. Films about the war. You can hold a weapon in your hands and take pictures

Thank Svetlana720
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The architecture of this building alone blows me away, also the landscape around it is pleasant to walk around on. The city cleared up the river along it well enough so that you can see this beauty when arriving/departing Tula by train. It's a great...More

Thank Sasha Z
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 September 2016

If you are a group of 5 girls it would probably interesting for you but I'm not sure. We didn't have much fun. There are some multi-media things but that's it. Price didn't worth it.

Thank Tasha_Metamorfosis
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Tula
Hotel Tula
67 reviews
.88 miles away
Hotel Tulica
1 review
2.69 miles away
Grand Hotel Club
57 reviews
3.29 miles away
Best Eastern Demidov's Style Hotel
10 reviews
4.21 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Medved
1 review
.00 miles away
Charm
.00 miles away
Yar
.00 miles away
Mimino
3 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby Attractions
All Saints Cathedral
43 reviews
.92 miles away
Bust to Mosin Sergey
30 reviews
.02 miles away
Sculpture Levsha Podkovavshiy Blokhu
15 reviews
.88 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tula State Museum of Weapons staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;