M. Kalashnikov Small Arm's Museum Exhibition Complex, Izhevsk
(3.9/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
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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  • 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 rem...  more »
  • The Museum exhibited a large quantity of weapons, there is a very interesting exhibits. We spent an interesting tour and talked about the greater part of the exhibits. The Museum also has a shooting range of firearms for his visit, you must have a driver's license or certificate from a psychiatrist
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  • A very interesting Museum and exhibition complex! Interesting selected exhibition complex. Ticket price 100r, 200. I advise you to take a guided tour. It lasts for about 30-40 minutes, but very interesting. Guide eagerly answered all questions. You can then visit the shooting range
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