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The State museum of GULAG history


Phone: (495) 621-7346

Address: 127051, Moscow,

Working hours:*

Internet:
    www.russianmuseums.info/M1202 - official web page
    The State museum of GULAG history - W939, official web site www.gmig.ru/

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Description:
    The State museum of GULAG history was established in 2001 by A.V. Antonov-Ovseenko, a well-known historian, writer and a public figure, himself experienced the imprisonment in Stalin's labor camps. The museum was launched in 2004.

    It's the only state museum in Russia devoted to Stalin's repressions and to the system of GULAG.

    The exposition is devoted to the history of the labor camp's system, the paramount integral part of the soviet state machine during 1930-50s years. One of the most important exposition's sections is the reconstruction of some details of camp's environment



Next to the museum there are:
    restaurant(s) or caffes


for museum professionals

Administrative phone:
    (495) 621-7310, Fax: (495) 621-7310



Foundation and opening day:
    founded: 05.05.2001
    opened: 18.05.2004

Organisation status:
   State Russia

Organization form:
   non-for-profit

Organisation type:
    culture for society

Classification:
    Historical


Squares:
    permament show rooms 220м2
    temporary exhibitions 120м2
    museum's store 40м2

Employee number:
    20 (curators: 5)

Average visitors per year:
    20000


Collections volume:
    1000, rare collection's items: 449



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