Museum of Small Arms and Cold Weapons

Yaroslavl Oblast

Contact information

Svobody Ul., 56/35, Yaroslavl, Yaroslavl oblast

Tel.: +7 (485) 247-74-47 +7 (910) 666-09-09


Operating hours

Daily: 10:00 – 19:00

Ticket price

Ticket: 300 rubles, excursion and picture taking for free

Museum founder, owner, director

Joseph Mikhailovich Boterashvili



About the museum

The museum’s activity is to preserve the historical memory and culture of small arms and cold weapons in Russia and the world. The collection consists exclusively of small arms and cold weapons, which were and are in service with the armies of various countries (The Russian Empire, USSR, France, USA, UK, Italy, Israel, Finland, The Russian Federation, and other countries). There is a complete collection of Kalashnikov rifles and machine guns presented separately.