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The State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia

Phone: (495) 699-6724 - . , 699-5458 - .

Address: 125009, Moscow, 21, Tverskaya Street

Location: Metro Stations: Pushkinskaya, Tverskaya, Chekhovskaya

Working hours:*

    www.russianmuseums.info/M388 - official web page
    The State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia - W1155, official web site www.sovr.ru


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    The Museum of Contemporary Russian History has an extensive collection (of over 2 million exhibits) that documents the country's political development over the last 150 years. All sorts of unique items including photos, posters, books, and documents look at and analyse the most important events in recent history - the museum even has the actual stones thrown at policemen by workers in the 1905 Revolution. There are also detailed and informative accounts of events since the fall of Communism

Museum's services:
   museum shop, lecture hall

Next to the museum there are:
    hotels and restaurants

for museum professionals

Administrative phone:
    (495) 699-5217, Fax: (495) 699-1273

Foundation and opening day:
    founded: 21.03.1917
    opened: 09.05.1924

Organisation status:

Organization form:

Organisation type:
    culture for society, scientific


    permament show rooms 5130,42
    temporary exhibitions 10002
    museum's store 44442

Employee number:
    390 (curators: 135)

Average visitors per year:

Collections volume:
    1 217 672, rare collection's items: 917 896

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