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  • Almetyevsk Picture Gallery n.a. G. Stefanovskyi

    Location: Almetyevsk, Stroitelei pr.35

     

    Established on the initiative of Gennady A. Stefanovsky, an art school principal. His collection comprising over 600 items laid the foundation of the gallery. In 1987, the gallery was incorporated into the Fine Arts Museum as an affiliate.

     


     

  • Baki Urmanche Museum

    Location: Kazan, Shchapov Str. 20

     

  • Bolgar State Reserve of History and Architecture

    Location: Spassky district, Bolgary, Nazarova Str. 67

    Established in 1969 with the aim to preserve historical and cultural monuments of Middle Volga and Kama peoples, the reserve comprises monuments of the largest cities in Volga-Kama Bolgari, Bolgar and Suvar. As a subdivision, the reserve incorporates the Spassk-Kuibyshev City Museum of History.
    Museum stock of over 80,000 items being mostly the items of archaeological excavations.

    Internet: https://vbolgar.ru/?lang=en

     

  • Boratynskyi Museum

    Location: Kazan, Korolenko St., 26, and Gorky Str. 25/28


    The museum is an affiliate of the Tatarstan National Museum of the Republic of Tatarstan.
    Established as a community school museum in 1977. Since 1983 it was incorporated into the Republican National Museum as a affiliate. In 1991, the exhibition "Family Album Pages" was opened in the reconstructed wing of the Boratynskys' estate on Gorky Street. The exhibition is based on the genuine items of that time. There is also a small collection of the Boratynskyi's memorabilia exposed at the museum.

    Internet: http://boratynskiy.tatmuseum.ru/   
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1762666090673852/ 

     

     

  • Chak-chak museum

    Location: Kazan, Ulitsa Parizhskoy Kommuny,18

     

    The Chak-Chak Museum is all about the wonder of Tatar cuisine - Chak-chak. Here you may learn not only making this delicacy but also meet other Tatar traditional dishes with a cup of aromatic tea from a hot samovar.

    It is advised to make an appointment in advance, in order to avoid ocasional overcrowding.

     

    internet: https://chak-chak.museum 

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/muzeino/ 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chakchakmuseum/ 

     

     

  • Elabuga historical-architectural and art museum-reserve

    Location: Elabuga

    The museum-reserve was created in 1990 to preserve monuments of material and spiritual culture. The area is about 491.5 hectares. Within its territory at the present time are 226 monuments of history, architecture and town planning which are under state protection, and in total there are up to 700 buildings and installations in the town and elements of them which are of architectural or other value.

    For more information visit http://www.elabuga.com/

     

     

  • Ethnographical museum at Kazan Federal University

    Ethnographical museum at Kazan Federal University 

    Location: Kazan, Kremlyovskaya Str. 18

    The museum contains of three main expositions: "Ethnographical collection of Kazan University", "Ethnography of the Volga regiona", and "Ethnography of the peoples of the world".

    The museum is open for everyone, but preferences are given to staff and students of Kazan University. Therefore it is highly advised to plan a visit, make an appointment and/or purchase a ticket in advance. It is possible to book an group excursion.

     

    Internet: https://kpfu.ru/museums/etnograficheskij-muzej/dlya-posetitelej 

     

     

  • Gabdulla Tukay museum complex

    Location: Arsky district, the Novy Kyrlai village

    Branch of the State Joint Museum. Not only admirers of poetry of Tukay know the museum but also all those who know anything at all about this great figure in Tatar culture from the early 20th century.

    The museum exposition features artefacts related to those times, early editions of the poet's works, many photos and works inspired by the verses of Tukay’s creations - stories, fairytales, and poems. 

    While visiting the museum it is also possible to take a wonderful walk through the forest.

     

    Internet: http://tukay-museum.ru/en/ 

     

     

     

  • Historical and Ethnographic Museum of Gayaz Iskhaki

    Location: Chistopolsky districtthe Kutlushkyno village

    Gayaz Iskhacky was born on February 22, 1878 in the village Yaushyrma near Chistopolof the Kazan province in the family of the mullah Gylyazetdyn.

    His life experience was difficult, his literary works are numerous including journalistic genres, novels, stories and plays. He was considered as an initiator of the modern Tatar literature be the contemporaries. Gayaz Iskhacky made a valuable contribution to the development of the Tatar press taking part if the editing of the Tatar newspapers in Kazan, Moscow and St. Petersburg. Before the October Revolution he started to fight for the interest of the Tatar nation and was arrested. For the first time he served time in the Chistopol prison in November-December 1906 where he wrote his autobiographic story “Zyndan” (“Prison”).

    In May 1917 Gayaz Iskhacky raised the question about the national-cultural autonomy “Idel-Ural” (“Volga-Ural”) in the First All-Russia Congress of Muslims in Moscow and in the Second Congress in Kazan. In 1919 he left the country being elected the deputy of the Versailles Conference and then couldn’t go back. First he lived in Harbin, then Paris, Berlin, Warsaw, shortly before the World War II he moved to Turkey – Istanbul, Ankara. Abroad he went on his tireless public and literary activities. In 1933 he published his essay “Idel-Ural” in Berlin. G. Iskhacky died on June 22, 1954 and was buried in Istanbul.

    Now the literary heritage of Gayaz Iskhacky is coming again to the readers. The fifteenth volume is coming of his works is being prepared. In the village Kutlushkyno the country-estate of Gayaz Iskhacky is open.

    Source: based on the museum brochure

    For more information visit https://chisto-muzei.ru/istoriko-memorialnyj-i-etnograficheskij-muzej-g-isxaki/

     

     

     

  • Kazan Kremlin State Historical and Architectural museum-reserve

    Location: Kazan Kremlin, Kazan (see the location map below

    Kazan Kremlin State Historical and Architectural museum-reserve is a unique complex, of historical and architectural monuments, a mixture of Tatar and Russia heritage.

    The museum complex is an object of historical and cultural heritage of the state significance, and an object of cultural heritage of Tatarstan.

    Since 2000 the Kazan Kremlin is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    For more information visit https://kazan-kremlin.ru/ 

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kremlinmuseum 

     

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  • Konstantin Vasiliev Memorial Museum

    Location: Zelenodolsky district, Vasilievo, Lenina Str. 61-4

    Established 1994. Opened on January 10, 1996. Became an affiliate of the Republican National Museum of Tatarstan in 1997.

    Internet: http://www.konstantinvasiliev.ru

     

  • 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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  • 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