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Nice stuff

Very interesting things to see from the soviet side if you are a passionate. BUT the guide was only... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
Scri8
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Roma
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War garage

Few minutes from center there is a massive array of historical war machines. Behind the metal fence... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2016
robertrE7942LX
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Aug 18, 2018
“Nice stuff”
Dec 11, 2018
“Amazing gem of a museum”
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Zilinska cesta 6545, Piestany, Slovakia
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

if you like military vehicles this is a place to visit, especially if you love tracked vehicles, and lots of tracked vehicles, but don't think its only vehicles they have planes and helicopters. allow around 4 hours with the guide to show you around, its...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting things to see from the soviet side if you are a passionate. BUT the guide was only in Slovak language and she forced us to stay with her for the entire visit (almost 90 minutes) even if we couldn't understand a single word....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Scri8
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Very nice. All who like military will like it. We enjoyed it with kids. You can entry 3 times per day - be on time, check website. Explanations in Slovak language. To visit whole museum takes approx 2 hours.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

We visited on Saturday 17th June 2017 on the 10am tour. About 18 people entered the gate which was opened precisely on time. There is ample parking in the courtyard carpark. We were the only English speakers on the tour so whilst the main group...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Few minutes from center there is a massive array of historical war machines. Behind the metal fence there are halls hidding tanks, trucks, airplinas and there is also wast parking lot for airplanes and helicopters. Tours are every hour, and the guide knows everything about...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank robertrE7942LX
Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Had the privilege of getting a private tour of the museum. Great exhibition, with the largest collection of mig-21s in Europe. There is also a new touchscreen system (also in English) which gives a detailed overview of all the pieces of military hardware on exhibition.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Having read about the Military Museum & deciding to go to Piestany to learn about the Slovakian military history we were very disappointed to find the museum closed...we eventually got hold of someone on the phone to be told that it was only open on...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank Ann4all
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We came here in the middle of July. Checked the website to ensure it was going to be open. When we arrived there was a note on the fence suggesting the place was going to be closed the entire summer. Awesome.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank CityHopper777
Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is a unique museum, which contains the history of this particular region of Slovakia when it was still part of Czechoslovakia. Its history goes back several centuries, and the museum is unique in its collection and historical review of the region. For history buffs,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Ira1940
Reviewed May 23, 2014

The museum comprises a very complete collection of Soviet military aircraft, anti-aircraft missiles, and armor from the years 1945-1991. Highlights of the collection are MiG-29s (one completely restored that allows a climb up to the cockpit) and variants of T-80s. Limited explanations and almost nobody...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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