cultural tourism

cultural tourism

  • Lenin Memorial House

    Location: Kazan, Ulyanov-Lenin Str. 58

    Opened in 1937 in the house where the Ulyanovs lived from September 1888 to May 1989. The rooms occupied by the Ulyanovs were restored.
    A documentary exhibition is displayed in the enlargement to the house.
     
    For more information visit https://lenin.tatmuseum.ru/
     
     
  • Lenin Memorial Museum

    Location: Pestrechinsky district, Tsentral'naya Str. 30, Lenino-Kokushkino Village

    Opened in 1939. In 1985 to 1987 undergone restoration and reconstruction of the former country estate of A.D.Blank, Lenin's grandfather on the maternal side. The house and buildings were restored, a park and an orchard have were laid out. The exhibition dedicated to life of V.I. Lenin during his first political exile is set in the house and the enlargement.

     

    For more information visit http://www.museum.ru/M1419/

     

     

  • Literary Museum of Gabdulla Tukay

    Location: Kazan, G.Tukay Str. 74

    Opened in 1986 as the National Museum of Tatarstan affiliate. The poet's life and development is shown by means of the genuine typical exhibits of that epoch. The museum houses unique memorabilia.

     

    For more information visit https://g-tukay.tatmuseum.ru/

     

     

  • Local history museum "Peoples friendship"

    Location: Baltasinsky district, the village of Tsip’ya

    The museum was founded on May 9, 1965. Since 1982 the museum was transformed into "Tsipyinsky Museum of Local Lore Friendship of Peoples" consisting of nine exposition and exhibition halls, and a storage facility. It is an affiliate of the State Joint Museum. 
    A biggest part of the collection consists of paleontology, archaeology and natural artefacts.
    there are also a lot of historical material about the Civil war and World War II, including about the Heroes of the Soviet Union, natives of the Baltasinsky district.
    The museum has a remarkable collection of exhibits of the history of the region concerning the road to Siberia (Sibirskyi Trakt) which lay through this district and along which many prisoners travelled on their way to hard labour in Siberia.

     

    For more information visit http://www.museum.ru/M2668

     

     

  • Local history museum in Almetyevsk

    Location: Almetyevsk, Mir street, 1 (see the location map below
     
     
    The museum was founded in 1953. In 2003 celebrated it's 50th anniversary and moved to a new building, at the current address.
     
    The museum expositions are representing the area's history from the Neolithic age till the present day. The collections of the museum include artifacts of the ancient time, folklore and multicultural/ethnographical elements, modern history of the oil industry region.
     
     
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    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
    Almetyevsk museum of local lore, Tatarstan, Russia, tourism, travel, cities, districts, sightseeing, tourist, visitor, tourist attractions, places to visit, monuments, local culture, cultural tourism, local tourism
     
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  • Local history museum in Zainsk

    Location: Zainsk, Ordzhonikidze Str. 55

    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.

     

    Internet: https://vk.com/id387014077

     

     

  • Local history museum of Aksubaevsky district

    Location: Aksubaevsky district, Aksubaevo

    The museum was founded in 1987, and has more than 2500 exhibits. The museum contains household, numismatics, archeology items, natural science collection, paintings, and sculptures. As well as documents, photos, clothes and household items of the Tatars and Chuvash. The ethnographic collection has dresses of Chuvash women of the late 19th century, Chuvash and Tatar woven towels, and a Russian tablecloth. 

    The geological collection was based on finding from the Aksubaevskoe bitumen deposit.

    Another exposition is about the noble people of the districts - writers, scientists, Heroes of the Soviet Union and Socialist Labor.

    For more information visit http://www.museum.ru/M2655

     

     

  • Local history museum of Aktanyshsky district

    Location: Aktanyshsky district, Prospekt Mira 5, Aktanysh


    The museum was founded  on May 17, 1975, by local volunteers.

    The collection cocnsists of artefacts representing history of Aktanysh and the district from ancient times to nowadays. There are ten expositions of most significant items. The expositions are dedicated to nature and history of Aktanysh, famous people of the district, and other impostant aspects of development of Aktanyshsky district.

    For more information visit https://museumakt.wordpress.com

     

     

  • Local history museum of Alkeevsky district, n.a. S.M. Lysenkov

    Location: Alkeevsky district, Bazarnye Mataki,

    The museum was founded in 2004, and opened in 2008. The museum is located in a building built in 1814. The museum is admitted to the Association of Cosmonautics Museums of the Russian Federation.

    the museum's expositions are dedicated to the district's rich history - archaeological finds, preserved monuments of history and culture dating back to the Paleolithic. The main and biggest part of the collection is represented by items of archeology, numismatics, ethnography, natural science collection, history of technology. 

     

    Internet: https://alkeevskiy.tatarstan.ru/informyzei.htm

     

     

  • Maksim Gorky Literary-Memorial Museum

    Location: Kazan, Gorky Str. 10

    Maxim Gorky (A.M. Peshkov) Museum. Affiliate of the Tatarstan National Museum.
    Opened in 1940, it is the first museum of literary and memorial character in the Republic. The museum was reconstructed in the late 80s and the early 90s, with exhibition space extended by means of an enlargement and new expositions created. Museum stock numbers some 40000 items including unique collection of photographs, interesting book stock, memorabilia donated by the Peshkovs. The Museum houses and exhibits a collection of F.I. Shaliapin memorabilia.

     

    For more information visit www.museum.ru/M1813 

     

     

  • Mirage Hotel

    Mirage Hotel

    гостиничный комплекс «Мираж»

     

    Location: 

    Kazan, Moskovskaya Str. 5

    Phone:

    +7 843 278-05-05

    E-mail: 

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    Internet:

    https://www.mirage-hotel.ru


     

  • Morskoi Glaz lake

    Location: the Republic of Mari El, at Shariboksad village, 2 km from Sotnur settlement, Volzhskyi district

    The name of the lake means Sea Eye, locals call it Mushyl.

    Morskoi Glaz Lake
    Photo: Andrey Roshektaev

    Morskoi Glaz Lake
    Photo: Andrey Roshektaev

    Waterfall at Morskoi Glaz Lake
    Photo: Andrey Roshektaev

    Slopes of the lake
    Photo: Andrey Roshektaev

    Surroundings of the lake
    Photo: Andrey Roshektaev

    The lake in autumn
    Photo: Andrey Roshektaev

     

  • Musa Jalil Memorial Flat

    Location: Kazan, Gorky Str. 17, 27-28

    Opened in 1983 as the RT National Museum affiliate. A museum flat, the exhibition is dedicated to life and creative work of Musa Jalil in Kazan (1929-1941).

     

    For more information visit https://m-jalil.tatmuseum.ru/

     

     

  • Museum of Alexandr Arbuzov and Boris Arbuzov

    Location: Kazan, Katanovsky pereulok 8 (see a map below

    The museum was founded in 1969, and opened for visitors in 1971.

    The estate consists of a wooden private residence and a garden. The house was built in the middle of the 19th century land ocated in the old centre of Kazan. Two prominent chemists lived here - A.E.Arbuzov (1877-1968), the founder of chemistry of organophosphorus compounds, and his son - B.A.Arbuzov (1903-1991).

    The museum has its unique features and authenticity of the household conditions. The interiour was kept untouched from Arbuzovs time. The furniture, library, the pictures painted by A.E.Arbuzov, snapshots, manuscripts of scientific papers and lectures, correspondence of the scientists with their relatives, colleagues etc., vividly represent the time in which Arbuzovs family lived, and help to imagine the remarkable people in their domestic athmosphere. Even the wallpaper is still from the last home improvement done by Arbuzov's.

    The collection of the museum contain more than 20 thousand genuine artefacts. They are connected with Alexander Arbuzov and his children (Boris, Yurij and Irina), with the well known architect K.L.Mjufke (the brother-in-law of Alexander Arbuzov), and with other relatives and pupils of the famous family.

    For more informationn visit http://www.iopc.ru/document/1366620546.html

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    Source: some info used from http://www.russianmuseums.info

     

      

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  • Museum of Gaziz Kashapov

    Location: Aksubaevsky district, Novoe Uzeevo

    The museum was founded in 1992, and has 1154 exhibits. The museum dedicated to life and work of the Tatar writer Gaziz Kashapov.

    For more information visit: http://museum.tatar.ru/museum/aksubaevskiy_kraevedcheskiy_muzey/filials/

     

     

  • Museum of Khasan Tufan

    Location: Aksubaevsky district, Staraya Kiremet'

    The museum was founded in 2000, and counts 2580 exhibits. The museum dedicated to one of the great Tatar poet Khasan Tufan.

     

    For more information visit http://www.museum.ru/M2656http://museum.tatar.ru/museum/aksubaevskiy_kraevedcheskiy_muzey/filials/

     

     

  • Museum of Kryashens (Baptised Tatars)

    Location: Kaybitsky district, Khozesanovo

    The Museum of Baptized Tatars of the Nagornaya Side was opened in early October 2020. It was an initiative of V.Danilov, an economist and ethnographer. 

    The collection of new artefacts is open, and everybody is welcome to contribute to an expositions.

    More info: https://vk.com/public164448413

     

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  • Museum of the city history in Chistopol

    Location: Chistopol, Karl Marx Str. 8

    The Museum of the city history (or the Museum of Local Lore) was founded in Chistopol in 1921 by A.C. Bulich, a well-known naturalist and archaeologist. His private collection numbered over 5000 items.

    Since 8 April 1928 the museum was housed in the former private residence of A.A. Poduruev, a merchant from Kazan. In 1987 after the reconstruction and organization of the new exhibition the museum acquired his present name - the Museum of a Provincial city, or Museum of the city history.

    Now there are over 30000 items in the museum collections. Among them there are such rarities as wooden bicycles made by N.I. Melnikov, a peasant from the village named Chistopolskye Vyselky according to his own project in the early XXth century (1902 and 1909); the old-printed books, pictures and icons. The Bulgarian collection discovered in the seat of the ancient town named Gucke-Tau (Dzhuke-Tau, editor) is a subject of special pride of the museum. Among them the Bulgarian silver coins of the XI-XIIth centuries, old jewelry, mirror's fragments and sherocones. The ethnographic department of the museum also has the items of great interest including the handicraft wares of the nations of the Central Volga region - Tatars, Russians, Chuvashs are of special value. There is a unique collection of handicraft wares of the Kazan Tatars including the examples of gold embroidery, mosaic leathern shoes, wearing and embroidered clothes as details of the traditional interior. In 1986 a unique collection of the graceful articles made of wood belonged to D.P. Dobrovolsky was joined to the museum treasures. People admire them up to nowadays.

    The collections of the Museum of a Provincial City in Chistopol extensively presenting the natural and cultural heritage of the land always attract attention both of inhabitants and visitors of the city.

    (Source: "Museum of the Provincial City" brochure)

     

    For more information visit http://chisto-muzei.ru/

     

     

  • Naberezhnye Chelny Picture Gallery

    Location: Naberezhnye Chelny, Mira Pr., 52/16 (301)

    Opened in 1980 as the affiliate of the RT State Museum of Fine Arts. Comprises the collection of contemporary works of graphic, decorative and applied arts.

     

    For more information visit http://www.museum.ru/m1504

     

     

  • National Cultural Center "Kazan"

    Location: Pushkina Str. 86, Kazan

    for more information visit https://nkc-kazan.ru/