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The Armoury

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Address: Dvortsovaya St., 1R, Moscow 103073, Russia
Phone Number: +7 (495) 695-37-76
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Description: A dazzling array of treasures from the 4th to the 20th century are housed...
A dazzling array of treasures from the 4th to the 20th century are housed in this Kremlin museum, including thrones and carriages of the tsars, the works of Moscow silver and goldsmiths, arms, jewels, precious Russian Easter eggs and other Russian and foreign decorative arts.
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If you love Faberge....

This is a do not miss museum at The Kremlin. It has a beautiful collection of Faberge Eggs, Tsarina coronation gowns, jewelry and coaches and much much more.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This is a do not miss museum at The Kremlin. It has a beautiful collection of Faberge Eggs, Tsarina coronation gowns, jewelry and coaches and much much more.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

The extent of the collection here rivals a number of the collections in the Hermitage especially some of the gold pieces as well as displaying many period dresses and a wide collection of carriages. Strongly recommend it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Includes Faberge eggs, crown jewels, gifts from Napoelon,.. and many nice pieces of arts, some armour including Ottoman helmets and armory. A large collection of European horse carriages

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Crowns, armory, Faberge eggs, porcelain, gold icons and book covers, clothes, chariots - you name it. Everything is beautiful, but there are not many explanatory plates, so you need a proper guide if you want to learn something, and not only look at the exhibits.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This is a literal treasure trove in Moscow. The collection of Faberge eggs and all the other royal items are mesmerizing. It is an interesting place to see how craftsmanship has changed over the years and how decadent the lifestyle was during the old days of the Tsars. So many diamonds and precious stones.. was one of the highlights for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This visit was one of the highlights of our Moscow trip. The Armoury contains the most amazing jewels, icons, carriages, and clothing. It absolutely should not be missed, particularly if you know something about Russian history. Even if you don't, you will be dazzled by the sheer amount of riches and jewels - far more than the crown jewels of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Very interesting not just arms, but faberge eggs , ornaments etc etc, well worth a visit, make you go to the diamond fund inside the armoury you have to go through another layer of security, but is dripping with gold and diamonds etc.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Take a guided tour if you can. If not get there as early as you can. The tours sell out quickly and there are only a few tours per day. They have a policy of only selling tickets to the NEXT tour. After its sold out, they will not sell tickets to the next tour until apron. and hour before... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

As the name implies, the Armoury collection includes armour, weapons, military decorations, etc. but this building exhibits a broad range of other items. There are Faberge eggs, crowns and jewels, gowns and robes, carriages and much more. All are well displayed and spaced for easy viewing. A must see on your tour of Moscow.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

this is one of the most interesting museums i have been to. the name does not concey the wealth of collections it contains: arms, royal carriages, toyal costumes etc.

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