• Zainsk and its sights and attractions

    The city of Zainsk is situated at confluence of two rivers – Stepnoy Zai and Lesnoy Zai, 287 km to the east from Kazan, has a railway station. The city is the centre of Zainskyi district. Population – 41,3 thousand people. Zainsk was founded between 1652 and 1656 as a fortress. Since 1978 Zainsk is a city.

     

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  • Local history museum in Zainsk

    Location: Ordzhonikidze Str. 55, Zainsk 

    The museum was founded in November 30, 1984 and opened on May 8, 1985.
    The museum has eight exposition halls. the Collections are consist the remains of mammoths, decorative and applied art, numismatics, household artefacts, historic documents, photographs, memorabilias of famous citizens of Zainsk, including their paintings. The ethnographic section exhibits clothes and cultural artefacts of Russians, Tatars, Kryashens (baptized Tatars) and Chuvash peoples.

     

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