Military History

Museum of Heroes of the Soviet Union

This is one of Moscow’s newest museums, created in 2006 to commemorate the heroes of all the Soviet Republics and Russia (after the collapse of the Soviet Union). This is a place where visitors can learn about numerous acts of … read more →

Submarine Museum

This is a visit to the Russian Navy Museum at Tushino Reservoir, Moscow and the marvellous example of a Tango class Soviet Attack Submarine ‘B396’. Soviet Navy was one of the important elements of the old USSR defence establishment. Numbering … read more →


In September, thousands of military history fans have flocked to Borodino, to watch a re-enactment of one of the greatest battles ever fought by the Imperial Russian army.  In September 1812, French and Russian forces clashed there in what became the … read more →