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Tambov Regional Museum of Local History (Тамбовский областной краеведческий музей)

Tambov Regional Museum of Local History was opened in 1879, and from the first days was developing as local history and culture museum.

Exhibits of the museum were collected during the exploratory activity and thematic gathering. Museum holdings consist of the archeological, ethnographic, natural, manuscripts items.

Historically Tambov region was the largest farmland in Russia, and the special exposition is dedicated to the peasant life, the local legends, and artifacts.

The particular focus is on unusual exhibit items – the piece of the Sikhote Alin iron meteorite, and the microcline granite, the geological material from 680 m depth.

Open hours and price

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

Thursday – from 13 to 21 (ticket office till 20.30)

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

Ticket price 110 rubles

How to get to the Tambov Regional Museum of Local History

Tambov, Derzhavinskaya Ulitsa, 3

In the Russian language – Тамбов, Державинская улица, 3

Links

Tambov Regional Museum of Local History website in the Russian language

 

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