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The Military-Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineer and Signal Corps


Phone: (812) 232-02-96 (заказ экскурсий)

Address: 197046, Saint-Petersburg, 7, Aleksandrovsky Park

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Internet:
    www.russianmuseums.info/M152 - official web page
    The Military-Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineer and Signal Corps - W1241, official web site www.artillery-museum.ru

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Description:
    The Military-Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineer and Signal Corps is the oldest military museum in Russia, one of the most significant military-historical museums in the world having precious collections of artillery armaments and ammunition, rifles and cold steels, military-engineering equipment, signal means, banners, military uniforms and insignia from the 14th century up to now. Many of them are undoubtedly monuments of science, art, and a part of Russian cultural heritage. Samples of the latest armaments are represented with the missile systems of last generation. The Museum collection occupies 13 rooms with a total area of over 17,000 square meters and 850,000 exhibits among which are impressive collections of paintings, drawings and sculptures. The display includes works of art reflecting Russia's heroic past, portraits of Emperors, Grand Dukes, famed commanders, plus soldiers and officers who distinguished themselves in military operations. The Museum rooms are decorated with canvases by well-known Russian battle-artists.


Museum's services:
   museum shop, lecture hall, museum's caffe

Next to the museum there are:
    hotels and restaurants


for museum professionals

Administrative phone:
    (812) 498-09-34, Fax: (812) 498-09-32



Foundation and opening day:
    founded: 29.08.1703

Organisation status:
   Ministry

Organization form:
   non-for-profit

Organisation type:
    culture for society, scientific, educational

Classification:
    Architect and monuments,Historical,Science and technics,Painting art


Squares:
    permament show rooms 15000м2
    temporary exhibitions 2000м2
    museum's store 7000м2
    museum's parks 7га

Employee number:
    250 (curators: 84)

Average visitors per year:
    500 000


Specific departments:
    archive, science library, restoration dep. (живопись, графика, бумажные носители, фото-негативы, металл, ткани)

Collections volume:
    850000




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