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GULAG History State Museum

Phone: (495) 621-7310, 621-7346 (экс. бюро)

Address: 127473, Moscow,

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    The State museum of GULAG history - W939, official web site gmig.ru/


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    The GULAG History State Museum 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

Museum's services:
   museum shop, lecture hall, museum's caffe, equipped for people with disabilities

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

for museum professionals

Administrative phone:
    (495) 621-7310

Foundation and opening day:
    founded: 31.07.2001
    opened: 18.05.2004

Organisation status:
   State Russia

Organization form:

Organisation type:
    culture for society, scientific


    permament show rooms 862,2м2
    museum's store 152,7м2

Employee number:
    46 (curators: 20)

Average visitors per year:

Specific departments:
    archive, science library

Collections volume:
    2110, rare collection's items: 1776

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