The Moscow Kremlin State Historical and Cultural Museum and Heritage Site incorporates the Armoury Chamber, monuments of the architectural ensemble of the Cathedral Square, including the Assumption, Archangel and Annunciation cathedrals, the Church of Laying Our Lady's Holy Robe, the Patriarch's Palace with the Twelve Apostles' Church and the 'Ivan the Great' Bell Tower complex, as well as exhibition halls in the Assumption Belfry and Patriarch's Palace.

Operating hours

Summer season
15 May – 30 September

Winter season
 1 October – 14 May

Moscow Kremlin Museums
(except for the Armoury Chamber)

09.30 - 18.00
Day off – Thursday

10.00 - 17.00
Day off – Thursday

Ticket office

09.00 - 17.00
Day off – Thursday

09.30 - 16.00
Day off – Thursday

Guided tours office

9.00 - 17.00

9.00 - 17.00

The Armoury Chamber is open for public from 10.00 to 18.00.
Sessions start at 10.00, 12.00, 14.30 and 16.30.
Ticket office operates from 9.00 to 16.30 in the summer season; from 9.30 to 16.30 in the winter season. Day off - Thursday.

Please note: in case of adverse weather conditions the access to the museums–cathedrals can be temporarily limited for the purpose of preserving the monuments. The number of daily visitors is limited due to the capacity of the Armoury Chamber. The admission to the architectural complex of the Cathedral Square for tourist groups is also regulated acc to the schedule. The Museums do not guarantee admission for visitors late for their session.

Admission to the Moscow Kremlin Museums:

Ticket refund

Ticket refund on the day of the visit can be received in full at any window in the ticket office in compliance with the following conditions:

  • Armoury Chamber — not later than the starting time of the session shown on your ticket;
  • other museums — not later than 1600 of the date shown on your ticket.

Please be informed that refund for an expired ticket is not available.

In case of an unscheduled closure of the Moscow Kremlin, refund for the tickets is provided at any ticket office window. Refund for entrance tickets and guide service for tour groups is either provided by cashless settlement/by cash or the excursions are rebooked for another date.

Refund of tickets purchased online is carried out on the basis of a customer's application. Please see the rules for more information.

Tel. +7 (495) 695-41-46, +7 (495) 697-03-49 (Russian speaking)

Items forbidden to be brought to the territory of the Moscow Kremlin are large-size baggage, ski, sledges, snowboards, scooters, hoverboards, bicycles etc., except for children's strollers and baby carriages. No entry with animals.

Locker room intended for visitors of the Moscow Kremlin.

Restrooms are located in the Alexander Garden and next to the Patriarch's Palace.