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A hidden gem off the beaten track

It's the only museum in Russia on World War 1. Interesting exhibits and photos. Adds to the... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Anna A
St. Petersburg, Russia
A rare perspective for Westerners on the Great War

I have been to many of the best World War 1 museums, from Kansas City to Paris to the best of them... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Poughkeepsie, New York
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

It's the only museum in Russia on World War 1. Interesting exhibits and photos. Adds to the understanding of Russian history and tragic 1917 events in this country.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Anna A
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I have been to many of the best World War 1 museums, from Kansas City to Paris to the best of them all, the Imperial War Museum in London. Russia's museum was so underpublicized that frankly I was not expecting it to be on the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank DukeofDutchess
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My vife and me visited tscarsky complex in Puskin and there we took a car tour trough park complex. There we have seen this for us nonexpected (on thad place) museum . Complex is really as it appears on this photo. And it is on...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank micaba
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This museum gives a nice overview of the First World War from the Russian side. Besides lots of uniforms, weapons and paraphernalia of all major parties engaged (and especially Russian) it has bilingual descriptions and a lot of interactive displays that do not require understanding...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

In former Martial Chamber, that is located on the Fermskaya Road, leading through the Alexander Park, is settled this new museum consecrated to the World War I and the participation of Russia in it. The building of Martial Chamber was recently renovated and with the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 20 June 2016

this museum located in the former martial chamber is a new addition to the museum landscape of tsarskoye selo. the buildings have been magnificently renovated and the museum nicely installed. interesting display. and the architecture is enjoyable, too.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Januarius Z
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very informative World War 1 Museum with lots of displays and lots of informative information. Sadly not a lot of visitors but well worth a visit. Impressed with the Russian Anzac section.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank thesmdm
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Seeing the Russian side of the Great War was amazing! The building, which was recently renovated was very nice. The one thing that I didn't like was that with all the memorabilia, there were no English explanations which made it a little harder to appreciate.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Tony T
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