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The team of the Military Historical Museum of the Pacific Fleet invites residents and guests of Vladivostok to visit the funds of the museum and the branch – the legendary submarine “S-56” on a long New Year weekend.

On the eve of the New Year’s Eve, from 28 to 30 December in the main building and from 28 to 31 December on the S-56 submarine, a visit to the museum will be carried out free of charge. On other days, the main building of the museum, located on the street. Svetlanskaya d. No. 66, open daily from 10:00 to 17:00, except for January 1.7 and 10, 2022. The branch of the submarine “S-56” will receive visitors every day, seven days a week, from 10:00 to 18:00.

Phone for inquiries: 8 (423) 221-64-92.

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For more than 60 years of history, the Military Historical Museum of the Pacific Fleet has collected a unique collection of exhibits. These are ancient awards, weapons, personal belongings of famous Russian sailors – S.O. Makarova, V.F. Rudnev, G.I. Nevelskoy, heroes of the Pacific, who glorified their native fleet with their exploits – G.N. Kholostyakov, F.S. Oktyabrsky, I.S. Yumasheva, N.A. Ostryakov, Ya. I. Balyaeva, M.N. Tsukanova and many others. The pride of the museum collection are battle banners and flags, ship models, as well as a collection of paintings by famous seaside artists: Y. Ars, V. Rachev, A. Teleshov, N. Mazurenko, P. Kuyantsev, V. Shilyaev, V. Sannikov. Currently, the museum’s funds include more than 40 thousand items.

The exposition of the main building of the museum is located on two floors in 11 rooms. Residents and guests of Vladivostok, having visited the Military-Historical Museum of the Pacific Fleet, can listen to interesting and informative sightseeing tours.

In addition, on Korabelnaya Embankment near the headquarters of the Pacific Fleet, there is a unique museum – a submarine. The crew of the Guards Red Banner submarine “S-56” independently during the Great Patriotic War made the transition from the Pacific Fleet to the Northern Fleet, and after its completion returned to their home base. In total, during the period of its participation in the war, the submarine made eight military campaigns, won 14 victories, sank and damaged 14 enemy transports and warships with a total displacement of 85,000 tons. Four enemy ships received serious damage and were permanently out of order. The commander of “S-56” Captain 2nd Rank Grigory Shchedrin was awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union. In total, more than 400 orders and medals were awarded to the glorious crew.

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