A.A.Bakhrushin State Central Theatre Museum
Phone: (495) 953-4470 справочная и экскурсионное бюро.
Address: 115054, Moscow,
www.russianmuseums.info/M306 - official web page
A.A. Bakhrushin State Central Theatre Museum - W1307, official web site www.gctm.ru
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A.A.Bakhrushin State Central Museum keeps a unique collection of theatre relics of Russia. Here one may see the history of all kinds and genres of theatre art from the beginning to recent times. Almost 1,5 million exhibits are stored in the reserves of the Museum: they are archives of theatre personalities, portraits of eminent actors, singers, producers, dramatists, ballet-masters, dancers, composers, painters; costumes, personal belongings and properties; set designs and sketches made by great masters of scenery; posters and programmes, photographs of artists and performances, rare books devoted to theatre art, video and cinematographic documents, articles of the theatre daily life.
Aleksey Aleksandrovich Bakhrushin, who collected all these precious treasures, was born in a merchant family. In the 1890s A.A.Bakhrushin started gathering his theatre collection and this became his main occupation.
A.A.Bakhrushin Theatre Museum, the largest collection of monuments of theatre art, is well-known all over the world. Its exhibitions are organized in our country and abroad.
museum shop, lecture hall
Next to the museum there are:
restaurant(s) or caffes
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(495) 953-4848, Fax: (495) 953-5448
Foundation and opening day:
culture for society, scientific
permament show rooms 529,7м2
temporary exhibitions 204,14м2
museum's store 1431м2
museum's parks 0,7965га
201 (curators: 83)
Average visitors per year:
archive, science library, restoration dep.
1 449 993, rare collection's items: 1 308 946
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