The Tula State Museum of Weapons is one of the oldest museums in Russia. Under Decree of Peter I, the collection had been replenished since 1724, and the grand opening of the Museum took place in 1873. Nowadays, the Museum houses the priceless collection of domestic and foreign firearms and bladed weapons.
The Museum collection includes 14,000 items.
Numerous pilot models little known not only by amateurs, but also professionals are of particular value among other collection items.