The Regional Museum of Local Lore and History
The Chelyabinsk Museum of Local Lore and History is a unique treasury of historical and cultural and spiritual heritage of the region. About 300 thousands of subjects are stored in its funds including the exhibits with all-Russian value.
The Museum building on the embankment of the Miass River, constructed in 2006, is one of the most beautiful architectural constructions of the city. It is situated in the place where at the beginning of the XVIII century the Chelyabinsk fortress was founded. It is no coincidence that external outlines of the building remind fortress towers and walls.
Today the Museum is a favorite leisure spot of citizens. Visitors aren’t attracted by a convenient arrangement, a large number of exhibition areas only, but also comfortable conditions for acquaintance to exhibits. In the permanent exposition all eras and the major events occurring in South Ural since the most ancient times up to now are reflected.
The Museum of Local Lore and History is located on the embankment of the Miass River, within walking distance from the Markstadt hotel. Its address: Truda St., 100, Phone: 263-08-32