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The F.M. Dostoevsky Literary Memorial Museum in Novokuznetsk

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You can visit this sight on tour:

  • Excursion-ethnographical tour - "The Legends of Lake Teletskoye and Mountain Shoria"
  • Active-excursion tour – “Picturesque Places Of Kuznetsk Alatau”
  • Excursion-ethnographical tour – “Siberian Hospitality”
  • Tour «Winter Fishing In Siberia»
  • Tour «Snow Lines Of Siberia»
  • Tour «Siberian Snowmobile Tour»
  • Official date of museum's opening is considered to be the 17th of May, 1980. The 1st step to immortalize Dostoevsky's memory in Novokuznetsk was the rename of Politzejskaya Street to Dostoevsky Street. Exactly there the house where Dostoevsky stayed during 1856-1857 is located.

    In March, 1918 the museum and library was organized in this house and existed till 1924. The memorial room and library-athenaeum opened again in 1962. The opening was supported by active participation of G.V. Kogan and the city community. In 1974 the museum received the status of historical and cultural memorial of Republic value. In spring, 1978 the decision to organize Dostoevsky memorial museum was taken.

    On the 1st of March, 1991 the museum received the status of independent institution. In 1996 the longstanding restoration was finished and new unique exposition reflected "Kuznetsk collision of a writer" opened.

    The main excursion is "Kuznetsk in life and creation of Dostoevsky".

    Big excursion projects: "Dostoevsky in Kuznetsk" in the context of exhibition "Novokuznetsk – history, contemporaneity, future", devoted to the 390th anniversary of the city (2008).

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