Great Patriotic War Museum, Minsk

Currently Closed
  • Address: Praspiekt Pieramozcau 8, Minsk, Belarus
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +375-173271166
  • Ticket Price: 5 USD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: History Museum, War Memorial, Family And Kids
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About Great Patriotic War Museum, Minsk

The Great Patriotic War Museum is a tribute to the German-Soviet war that sprung up after the end of the Nazi occupation. The museum was opened almost immediately after Minsk was liberated from the Nazis. This was the first museum to open during the war which it represented. Displays are divided among the 24 exhibition halls in the building. The main display sections the Battles in the Westerly Direction, the German-Nazi occupation in Belarus, the From Home to the Front, War Actions of the Red Army etc. There are more than 150 thousand objects up on display here. The museum staff also carries out research about the Red Army, the anti-fascist activities carried out by the citizens of Belarus and the Auschwitz death camp. The Republican Monument to the Internationalist Soldiers in Minsk is a branch of this museum.

Great Patriotic War Museum Information

  • Audio guides in English and some other European languages are available for 20 cents in the museum.

Great Patriotic War Museum Ticket Prices

  • Children (7-17 years) – 2 USD
  • Children below the age of 7 do not need tickets.

Great Patriotic War Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • The museum is closed on public holidays in Belarus.
  • Visitors cannot enter after 5:30pm.

How To reach Great Patriotic War Museum by Public Transport

  • By Bus:Prospekt Pobediteley Stop

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Things to Know Before Visiting Great Patriotic War Museum

  • 95% of people who visit Minsk include Great Patriotic War Museum in their plan

  • 79.22% of people start their Great Patriotic War Museum visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Great Patriotic War Museum

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

90.45% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Great Patriotic War Museum

People normally club together Victory Park and National Library Of Belarus while planning their visit to Great Patriotic War Museum.

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Great Patriotic War Museum, Minsk Reviews

  • Very informative. Interesting exhibitions. Beautiful monument, especially the domed room with the flags and names. Lovely/touching statue outside of building of soldier & his girl. If you are visiting Minsk - a wonderful museum to learn about. Belarus and WWII.

  • Beautiful museum with perfect organisation. Top floor is perfect

  • A must visit museum if one wants to understand WW2 better. In winter halls are cold.

  • This interactive museum is worth of visiting. It has historical significance , so you won't be bored at least for 3 hours.

  • Very interesting exhibits. Plenty of English information.

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