M. Kalashnikov Small Arm's Museum Exhibition Complex, Izhevsk

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Step into the world of a man whose inventions changed the course of history at M. Kalashnikov Small Arm's Museum Exhibition Complex. With a centuries-long history of producing arms and ammunition, the city was home to many inventors and innovators--but the name of Mikhail Kalashnikov clearly stands out from the others. The museum built in his honor celebrates the city's gun-making history, from its early days up to Kalashnikov's designs, crowned with his most famous patent, the AK-47. See the historic weapons and uniforms, get to know about the production process, hear the story of Kalashnikov's life, and learn about the global impact that the AK-47 and its many variants have made. The museum includes a shooting range, where you can try out a variety of weapons for an additional fee per weapon. Use our Izhevsk tourist route planner to add M. Kalashnikov Small Arm's Museum Exhibition Complex and other attractions to your Izhevsk vacation plans.
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  • Highly recommend visiting this museum. There you can see the history of weapons, as well as shoot as a firearm (necessarily need a driver's license and passport!) and airguns, bows and crossbow.
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  • Everything at the level of the Museum. All about RUSSIAN weapons. And a good tyre with both firearms and arbaletnym tyre.
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  • Here is everything about the life of Kalashnikov assault rifles. Dozens of variations of AK, enable children to assemble and disassemble it. Rifle shooting ranges-pneumatic, arbaletnyj, heavy. For firearms, passports and driving. Want a peek at h-in the end were two hours and did not get tired.
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