Orel Local History Museum (Орловский краеведческий музей)

Orel Local History Museum was opened in 1897.

Exposition of the museum presents a complete description of the Orel region. The historical and ethnographic department shows the life of different social categories through the furniture and home environment, clothes and household items, the crafts and jewelry.

The particular part is dedicated to well-known persons born in the Orel region; the local religion; the participation in the Great Patriotic War.

The Orel Local History Museum provides thematic and art temporary exhibitions on a regular basis.

The museum is located in the building of former Shopping Arcade; the building is the architectural monument of XIX century.

Open hours and price

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday – from 10 to 18 (ticket office till 17.30)

Thursday – from 10 to 21 (ticket office till 19.30)

Saturday, Sunday – from 10 to 17 (ticket office till 16.30)

Day off – Monday, and the last Thursday of each month

Ticket price 70 rubles

How to get to the Orel Local History Museum

Orel, Gostinnaya Ulitsa, 2

In the Russian language – Орел, Гостинная ул., 2


Orel Local History Museum website in the Russian language

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