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Bunker-42 Cold War Museum at Taganka

Kotelnicheskiy 5th Lane, 11, Moscow 115172, Russia
+7 495 500-05-54
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A unique exhibition of Cold War history located about 65 meters underground, Bunker-42 is a military history museum and an entertaining complex founded in the former classified military building of the USSR.
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Kotelnicheskiy 5th Lane, 11, Moscow 115172, Russia
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"english tour"
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"nuclear attack"
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"the cuban missile crisis"
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"short film"
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"below ground"
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"interesting tour"
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"history buff"
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"entry fee"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You see one part of a much larger complex and that was previously used as a military communications bunker. It was completely stripped out when the military left and the museum has tried to put some things back but it looks out of place and...More

Thank Primecount
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love old war stuff and this underground bunker is AWESOME! It's where they Soviet government would have launch nuclear missiles from during the cold war. I highly recommend checking this out!

Thank Hardisk
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go to a real bunker is something really different. The visit is a history lesson (I was with my teen son that loved), and think about that everything is real is so exciting. And is only few meters from the metro galleries. We had dinner...More

Thank Maria Silvia F
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Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Informative, graphic and chillingly demonstrative of the nuclear threats of the past and maybe the future. Great tour with a great English speaking guide. Well worth the visit and I won't spoil it any more by describing what took place but don't miss it.....

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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Its worth the visit, we had to wait about 30 minutes for the English tour. You will enter just one part of the bunker which has 2 more sections closed to the public. Its 60 meters underground and the guide will take you to visit...More

Thank Alex S
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Probably the only uphill walk in Moscow but luckily not far from the river. You don’t walk around they take you on a tour and speak English, there are lockers to leave you extra items in. Tickets cost 2200 RR. You walk down 18 flights...More

1  Thank Marion S
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

Experience like no other. 18 levels underground & you go up & down using stairs. many Cold War era artifacts & machines. Quite elaborate simulations. It's good fun.

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

The museum is amazing! the atmosphere when you enter the bunker and with the tour guide in the old uniform is unreal.. when you wonder through the complex and hearing the stories of the old days is a unique experience and you imagine your self...More

Thank Jos5000
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Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

we send a lot of emails and we tey to communicate but ot was difficult. my suggestion ask your hotel to book a place in advance. difficult to find if you do not have internet...confusing and difficult to find but we dinally we found. a...More

Thank kikidam
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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting excursion in the nuclear bunker, watched an informative and well-balanced movie, and finished off with drinks in a stylised bar. Excellent visit, highly recommend.

Thank VAS2011
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Response from Bunker42-na-Taganke | Property representative |
Hello! 18 July tours in English are at 13.30, 15.30 and 18.30. You can come 10 minutes before the start of the tour and buy a ticket at the Museum ticket office. Welcome!
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June 5, 2017|
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Hello! What day you prefer to visit our Museum? For the reservation a ticket for you I need your name, phone number and number of people. We can offer you an excursion "Bunker-42" tour at 13.30 in English language... More
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Response from Bunker42-na-Taganke | Property representative |
Hello, tours in English will be April 9 at 13.30 and 18.30. Redemption of ticket is 10 minutes before the tour starts. Tickets must pre-book. We Are Waiting For You!
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