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