About museum

For what we are working. Our mission:

  • Conservation and perpetuation of the memory of those killed in the defense of the Motherland in 1939-1940 and 1941-1944 on the Karelian Isthmus;
  • Patriotic education of youth in the form of: lessons of courage, excursions to places of military glory (work is conducted since 2000), help to students in writing essays and works on the military history of Russia;
  • Assistance to relatives in establishing the fate and burial place;
  • Strengthening and development of international, intercultural understanding and good neighborly relations in the Baltic Sea region.

The exposition includes:

Findings from the battlefields — this section is constantly replenished thanks to the good residents of Vyborg and Vyborg District, who constantly bring us a variety of exhibits.Uniforms and equipment of the Red Army and the Finnish Army of 1939-1945.
Newspapers, posters, leaflets of the war years.
Photos of the war years.
Front-line crafts of Finnish soldiers.
Pre-war Vyborg: photographs, samples of souvenirs.
Removed from the fighting state samples of small arms (large-scale models) of the Second World War and their replicas.
Our museum is interactive, all models of weapons can be picked up and photographed.


Location and opening hours of the museum
Krepostnaya st. 26 (Central barracks) 188800 Vyborg, Russia.
Now the museum works on a winter schedule
Оpening only saturday and sunday from 11 to 18
Ticket sales close at 17:00

Other days — by appointment only.

tel  +7 904 8563234
We will gladly reply to you during working hours.

For other questions, please contact us at any time shop@war-museum.ru

Also you can send us an e-mail

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