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The Armoury

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:30
Open today: 10:00 - 17:30
Moscow Kremlin Armory Chamber Entrance Ticket
from US$18,75*
Moscow Kremlin Armory Chamber Entrance Ticket
from US$18,75*
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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...more
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Dvortsovaya St., 1R, Moscow 103073, Russia
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
+7 495 695-37-76
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent my birthday in Moscow, which also happened to be their 871st celebration. We went into Red Square and saw the Kremlin, toured the cathedral within the walls, the Armoury museum, the mall, and the tomb of the unknown soldier. Pictures were not allowed in...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We left a crisp and sunny Moscow morning to enter the Armoury, coats and large bags have to be left at the cloak room which is just as well as the building was very warm. Prepare to be dazzled, this is posh bling on a...More

Thank EtzyKetzy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Pre-book to skip the lines, but do not wait for the time you booked, as we managed to enter at 11 even though we have booked for the 12 o'clock. You get a free audio tour but it is not very good, so don't rely...More

Thank Nikola A
Reviewed 5 days ago

We made the mistake of not booking the online tickets and they were sold out. Finding the ticket booth was an orienteering adventure of its own, then buying tickets. NOTE: you have to buy the ticket for the next open viewing time, you cannot request...More

Thank Bandoeagle
Reviewed 1 week ago

The unfortunate name of this fantastic museum probably deters many potential visitors. While there is a room of armour and weapons, it has much, much more. I think of it as equivalent to the UK's Tower of London with it's Russian version of the crown...More

Thank Aubrey-Adams
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has some amazing artefacts ranging from wedding dresses and coronation dresses to royal coaches, some suits of armour, Faberge eggs and other products and much more. This is wonderful display that is well set out and labelled. This is definitely well worth a...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a MUST if in Moscow. There are only 4 time openings a day (10 am, 12 pm, 2:30 pm, & 4:30 pm) and you need to buy tickets to get in. The tickets are available to the right of Red Square in a...More

Thank Globaljoan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Armoury is one of the museums located close to the Kremlin, in the center of Moscow, the main city in Russian Federation. In this museum, you can see s lot of treasures of the country from religious things to carruages. Really, it is a...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course, lavish luxury is impressive. The Czars were having unimaginable, out of this world life. I agree with another reviewer, that some sort of guide will make the visit more interesting, because very little is written, explained, around the objects displayed. Worth a visit...More

Thank 88puffin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the most extensive as compared to The Hermitage in St Petersburg but well-curated nevertheless. This will just take you 1-2hrs at most. Ok to visit as part of the tour to The Kremlin. The entrance is located towards the far end of Alexander Garden...More

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Red Square & Kitay-gorod
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8 August 2018|
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Response from Matan P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know regarding the children. It is very hard to purchase the ticket at the cashier, since the qty of visitors is limited per day. If you have an option, purchase online. If the kids won't be allowed, there is lots to... More
25 May 2018|
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Response from Robin K | Reviewed this property |
The best advuce I can give is to just do what is easiest for you, System looked quite complicated so when I was there I just bought my initial entrance ticket and then paid for the armoury at the armoury itself. There was... More
Nicholas O
8 August 2017|
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Response from daveydave12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but subject to availability since they have a quota for each hour of the day. Also, the queues may be very long.