About museum

The Karelian Isthmus Military Museum — this non-state museum was opened on July 26, 2013 by military historian Bair Irincheev at his own expense.

Since 2016, the museum has been located on the territory of Military Base No. 205 of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation (Vyborg, Leningrad Region)

Museum exhibits (over 2000) are private collections and items found (North-West Search Association)

The museum accepts tourists from Russia, Finland, Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, South Africa, China, Thailand

The museum conducts field trips to battlefields of the Soviet-Finnish war, battlefields of the Great Patriotic War (WWII on the Eastern Front)

We offer you several expositions:

  • «The feat of women in the defense of the homeland»
  • Exhibition of leaflets from the wars of 1939-40 and 1941-44
  • Diorama «In that not famous war»
  • Contact weapons museum

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

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 12 to 20
Ticket sales close at 19:00

Other days — by appointment only.

Also you can send us an e-mail