Panoramic museum The Battle of Stalingrad Private Tour

Duration: 3 hours
Destination: Russia, Southern District, Volgograd
from
7033

Check Availability

  • 3 hours
  • Volgograd
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

The panorama museum "The Battle of Stalingrad" is a well-known museum for the whole world, which contains evidence of one of the most bloody events of the war between the USSR and fascist Germany - the Battle of Stalingrad. The panorama museum consists of 8 halls with unique expositions, the most beautiful Triumph Hall, 4 dioramas, a library, a panoramic and pre-panoramic hall, a cinema hall, a storage facility, the ruins of a mill and military equipment.

• Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: State Historical and Memorial Preserve The Battle of Stalingrad, Chuikova St., 47, Volgograd 400005 Russia

The unique Stalingrad Museum in Volgograd is one of the best museums dedicated to the World War ll. You will see a panorama of "The defeat of the German fascist troops near Stalingrad" (the largest pictorial canvas in Russia) and the "Battle of Stalingrad" museum, which features over 3,500 exhibits in 8 exposition halls, 4 dioramas work), a unique portrait gallery of participation of Soviet generals and military commanders in the Battle of Stalingrad.You will also see the most famous relics of the museum: The honorable sword is the gift of King George VI to citizens of Stalingrad, handed to IV Stalin at the Tehran Conference in 1943The overcoat of General VA Glazkov with 168 bullet and fragment shots; Marshal G. K. Zhukov's jacket. A table from the headquarters of General MS Shumilov, where for the first time the German General-Field Marshal F. Paulus, who was captured in Stalingrad in 1943, was interrogated.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: The Ruins of the Mill Named after Grudinin// Gergardt, Marshala Chuikova st., 47 Metro Ploshchad' Lenina, Volgograd 400005 Russia

Gerhardt mill (another name - Mill №4 named after K. Grudinina) located in Volgograd. It is destroyed during the Battle of Stalingrad, a five-story red brick building, which is a historical monument as part of the museum-panorama "The Battle of Stalingrad".

The mill was built in 1903 by Alexander Gerhardt, who, along with their relatives in the city founded the company «AD Gerhardt und Neffen». During the construction and equipment of the mill have been used the most advanced technology of the time: Carrier constructions were made of reinforced concrete, had its own generator and boiler house. The mill operated until September 1942, when the building got explosive bombs.

During the Battle of Stalingrad Mill Gerhardt was an important hub of Defense. During this time, the building was the destruction that is not recoverable: the roof was destroyed by a direct hit bombs, each square meter of the exterior walls of who chops shells, bullets and shrapnel. Until the 1980s it was possible to visit the mill inside, nowadays can only external examination.

Around the mill was installed military equipment of Soviet and German armies, the remains of shells and a replica of the famous fountain of the "Children's dance."

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Pavlov's House, Sovetskaya St., 39, Volgograd 400005 Russia

"Pavlov's House" was a four-story building, which was scene of brutal fighting from 23 September to 25 November 1942, during the battle of Stalingrad. It was held and defended by a 25-man understrenght platoon and Soviet citizens under direct command of Junior Sergeant Yakov Pavlov. To prevent being isolated, a communication trench was dug to Soviet positions outside.

It was rebuild after the battle and a memorial, made from bricks from the original building, was attached to the eastern outer wall of the complex. The text on this memorial reads: "In this house, military and workers heroic deeds were united."

Duration: 30 minutes

Inclusions
  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request (additional charge may apply)
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your central hotel (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C)
  • Skip-the-line access
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Entry/Admission - State Historical and Memorial Preserve The Battle of Stalingrad
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions
  • Entrance fee to panoramic museum «The Battle of Stalingrad
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dates: closed on Mondays
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Roundtrip transportation to and from your central hotel


Departure Time

9:00 AM

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

3 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

No review available.

User's Picture Gallery


Similar Packages