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The State Historical Museum


Phone: (495) 692-37-31, 692-68-17

Address: 109012, Moscow, 1, Red Square

Location: metro stations 'Okhotny Ryad', 'Teatralnaya', 'Ploshchad Revolutsii'

Working hours:*

Internet:
    www.russianmuseums.info/M414 - official web page
    The State Historical Museum - W469, official web site www.shm.ru

    E-Mail:


billboard, events and excursions



Description:
    The unmissable red-brick palace with its silver roof, towering opposite St. Basil's Cathedral in Red Square, houses the State Historical Museum which is one of the main sightseeing attractions of the Russian capital. Designed by V.Shervud, this Museum was built to commemorate national history, and traces the development of Russia and its people from ancient times to the present.



Museum's building(s):
    The building itself is considered to be the most perfect example of the Russian Style of the 1870s. (architect -

    V. Shervud)



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

Next to the museum there are:
    hotels and restaurants


for museum professionals

Administrative phone:
    (495) 692-56-60, Fax: (495) 692-62-67



Foundation and opening day:
    founded: 21.02.1872
    opened: 27.05.1883

Organisation status:
   Federal

Organization form:
   non-for-profit

Classification:
    Historical,Painting art

Squares:
    permament show rooms 4000м2



Web sites and CD-disks:
    above






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