Duration: 5-6 hours
Group: up to 35
Season: All year round
Tour type: Museum tour, Military tour
Tour price: from 3,900 rub per person
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The Central Air Force Museum at Monino is the largest aviation museum in Russia and a “must see” for all aviation enthusiasts.
Located 38 km (24 mi) from Moscow, it houses the greatest collection of air-related items. The exhibits are located in the open air, in two hangars and six exhibition halls. The whole exhibition complex covers over 20 ha. The museum was opened in 1960 at the original airfield location. Today, the former airfield structures serve as the museum facilities.
Apart from war machines, cargo, sport, and civilian planes and helicopters, the museum features collections of missiles, bombs, fuses and ammunition, navigation instruments, pieces of radio and communication equipment, rescue equipment, flight insignia, banners and flags, documents, uniform, letters, personal things of pilots, and numerous art exhibits. Many of the aircraft were produced in limited numbers and can only be found in the Monino Aviation Museum. Besides, the museum houses the most complete collection of Soviet and Russian aviation history.
On the Monino Aviation Museum tour, you will see the military aircraft of the early 20th century (for instance “Ilya Muromets”, 1913) and WWII (Po-2, Pe-2, Tu-2, DB-3, SB, IL-10), supersonic jet aircrafts (including Tu-144) and the largest helicopter ever built Mil V-12.
The best part of the Monino Aviation Museum is that most of the exhibits are located outdoors, which means there will no annoying roof or walls of a hangar on the background of your pictures.
1. Most of the exhibits are outdoors and in unheated hangars. Consider weather conditions for your comfort.
2. Consider opening hours of the Monino Aviation Museum:
Daily except Monday, Tuesday and last Thursday of each month
Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 9:00 – 17:00
Sat: 9:00 – 16:00
Price of the Monino Aviation Museum tour:
1 PAX –
19500 18100 rub
2 PAX –
10600 9400 rub per person
3-4 PAX –
8900 7700 rub per person
5-6 PAX –
7200 6500 rub per person
7-9 PAX –
6400 5800 rub per person
10-14 PAX –
5900 5300 rub per person
15 PAX or more –
3800 3900 rub per person
The price includes:
– Hotel pick up/drop off service
– Transfer to the Monino Aviation Museum tour (round trip)
– Admission ticket
– English-speaking guide
The price does not include:
– Food and drinks
It is possible to explore the exposition independently without an english-speaking guide. In the case, the tour price will be less.
Pictures by http://monino.ru
The schedule of other military tours in March – April 2019:
1. March 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31 (Moscow): Ride on a replica of the German JagdPanther tank destroyer (from 11,500 rub per person).
2. March 17 at 12:00
April 14 at 12:00 (Moscow): Ride on the T-34 tank and blank shooting (from 16,500 rub per person).
3. March 17 at 14:30
March 24, 31 at 11:30 and 14:30
April 7 at 11:30 and 14:30(Moscow): Ride on a replica of the newest Russian tank T-14 ARMATA (from 20,500 rub per person). The tour is also includes a visit to the museum of military vehicles, 10 blank shots of AK-47, assembling/disassembling of AK-47, and military lunch.
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