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Stalin's Bunker

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Address: Frunze, 167, Samara 443010, Russia
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Hard to get into but good

Stalin's bunker is quite hard to get into but I would say the struggle is worth it. We were taken on a tour where I learnt a lot, the staff were nice and although the tour was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Aleksandr O
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stalin's bunker is quite hard to get into but I would say the struggle is worth it. We were taken on a tour where I learnt a lot, the staff were nice and although the tour was Russian, someone was kind enough to translate for me!

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Thank Aleksandr O
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the bunker at an awkward time (just before a tour with a Russian speaking guide was about to start), and we were unable to join a proper tour. Lena gave us a free quick tour of the bunker in English, and was very knowledgeable and accommodating. This place was a little hard to find, but very close... More 

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Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

I want to see that is little difficult find it because is no in a main street is like get in the apartment building you will see it, but is no easy! I was in the spring with a group, of russian people, is better you don't go alone, try to go in group then you can enter without problem,... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We had an absolutely fantastic tour of the bunker. Our guide was absolutely incredible. He really recreated the time period and was able to engage us in the idea of the bunker and the time period in a real way. It's not an obvious to find (Stalin's planners clearly did a great job), save for a sign or two around... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Very interesting tour. All in Russian and no translations/ors so make sure you have a Russian speaker with you.

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Trier, Deutschland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Surprisingly I get invited to visit this bunker. Finally it was worth to make this excursion and get some details in history which I didn't know.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We got there on a non-working day but they had a private group visiting and they agreed that we join them. The tour costed us about 300 Rubel per person but I'm not sure what's the regular price. Stalin never stayed in this bunker, nevertheless the place is definitely worth visiting. The tour was an excellent opportunity to learn more... More 

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1 Thank Alina R
Samara, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The Stalin's Bunker is a very particular construction that had been secretly built in a very short period of time during the 2nd world war to house Stalin and the government in case of eventual German bombardments. Samara had to become the 2nd capital of the Soviet Union, and overtake all the capital city functions. Amazing, but the bunker is... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Deep underground, hidden object fun. By visiting it, you will learn the history of its construction, operation during the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.

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Wallaroo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Our small group visited the bunker. The guide spoke in Russian and our tour leader translated. The guide was very patient with us. A really interesting place to visit. Able to sit in Stalins chair and have a close look in the war room. A valuable piece of ww2 history.

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