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Museum of Cosmonautics and Missile Artillery of Glushko

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Little gem hidden away

Tucked away in a corner of the Peter and Paul Fortress it is easily missed but well worth the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Zhukov
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Awesome museum - real space hardware

After having been somewhat disappointed by the spaceflight Museum in Moscow, this was a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Vincent S
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3 weeks ago
“Little gem hidden away”
8 Oct 2017
“Awesome museum - real space hardware”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away in a corner of the Peter and Paul Fortress it is easily missed but well worth the visit. Charting the development of Russian rocket engineering. I have always had an interest in space exploration and this was a real unexpected treat.

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

After having been somewhat disappointed by the spaceflight Museum in Moscow, this was a pleasant surprise. Though still somewhat lacking in English translations, it beautifully depicted the evolution of spaceflight and was full of actual space hardware, rather than plastic replicas. The staff spoke almost...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

It is a little museum close the main entrance to Peter and Paul fortress and included in the complete ticket. It is dedicated to Russian rocket and space studies. It is really interesting with lots of details of the history from the very begging to...More

Thank Miguel S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum dedicated to Rocket engineering and Space. Quite small but has some great exhibits. There is some English translation done but not a lot. Still worth a visit though.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Most visitors to the Peter and Paul Fortress pass this one by entirely which is a pity. For anyone with a passing interest in the pioneers of space travel what makes this special is that it partly occupies a facility actually used for designing and...More

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