Tel: +7 499 703-44-55

There are three main excursions in English:

The Cold War at 13:30 / 16:30. 2200 rub/adult and 1300 rub/student. Duration 70 min, 50 people in the group max.

“Declassified” at 18:30. 1800 rub/adult; 1000rub/student. Duration 70 min, 50 people in the group max.

“Bunker secrets” at 17:30 on Mondays. 16+ only, 2800 rub per person, 90 min, 15 people in the group max. Reservation via e-mail or phone call is OBLIGATORY.

You should pick up your tickets in 10 minutes before the tour; we accept rubles and all credit cards except “American Express”.

For only 500 rub (extra to ticket price) you can rent the audioguide wich supports English language and come to the museum with Russian speaking tour.

If you do prefer other time, you could either book a private tour.

To make a booking please call +7 499 703-44-55 or write to

The museum is open daily from 10:00 till 21:00.

The Cold War

The Cold War

The "Bunker 42" was constructed in 1955 as command post of Strategic nuclear forces of Soviet Union.

The “Bunker-42” on Taganka is a anti- nuclear underground facility. It was built in the 50s of the last century. The object occupies 7,000 sq.m. and located at a depth of 65 meter under Taganka Square. The Cold War Museum “Bunker 42” offers excursions of historical nuclear confrontation between two superpowers, a Soviet Union and the United States. You will learn how bunker’s construction is protected from the damaging factors of nuclear explosion. You will realize how the facility could protect from all the factors of atomic explosion and feel the seriousness of nuclear world war risk. in addition, we will show how the staff members operated inside the bunker and display the facility's unique architecture.

Finally, we will show our special effects-imitation of nuclear missile launch that definitely won't leave you indifferent

If you are interested in Stalin's controversial figure, "The Cold War" tour is waiting for you. The difference between two tours is simple, in "The Cold War" tour you'll visit Stalin's office, and The "Diclassified" tour will introduce you to some interesting facts, which we will show you in our documentary about the Cold War. Finally, we'll show our special effects - imitation of nuclear bomb explosion and nuclear missile launch that definitely won't leave you indifferent!

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