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Luga Museum of Local History and Tradition
N. Rimsky-Korsakov Memorial House Museum
N. Roerikh Estate Museum
"Lodeinoe Polye" Museum of Local History and Tradition
"Manege" Central Exhibition Hall
"Muranovo" Manor-Museum
"Ostafievo" Museum
"Ostankino" Museum
"The MonRepos Park" State Historic and Natural Reserve Museum
Alexander Pushkin Museum
Art Library of the State Russian Museum
Central Museum of Air Forces
Central Naval Museum
Chaikovsky Manor-Museum
Historic and Art Museum Ivangorod Fortress
Historic and Ethnographic Reserve Museum Yalkala
Historic Architectural and Archeological Reserve Museum Staraya Ladoga
I.P. Pavlov Museum
Kingisepp Museum of Local History and Tradition
Kirishi Museum of Local History and Tradition and Exhibition Hall
Literary and Art Museum "Priyutino"
Luga Museum of Local History and Tradition
Maltmakers House
Memorial House of Fyodor Shalyapin
Memorial Mamayev Kurgan
Memorial Museum of Space Exploration
Museum of Black Sea Fleet
Museum of Decorative-Applied and Folk Arts
Museum of History of Kazan University
Museum of History of Moscow
Museum of Russian Political History
Museum of Sevastopol Heroic Defence
Museum of the Town of Volkhov
Museum-Panorama "Borodino Battle"
Museum-reserve "Alexandrovskaya Sloboda"
N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov House Museum
N.G. Chernyshevsky Museum
N.K. Rerikh Museum
Novaya Ladoga Museum of Local History and Tradition
Open-Air Museum of Malye Karelie
Outsider Art Museum
Podporozhie Museum of Local History and Tradition
Pogankin House
Reserve museum "The Breakthrough of the Siege of Leningrad"
Rozhdestveno Memorial Estate
Russian State Museum of Arctic and Antarctic
Sakhalin Regional Art Museum
Shalyapin Chamber Hall
Slantsy Museum of Local History and Tradition
State Hermitage Museum
State Museum of the Political History of Russia
Tatarstan State Museum of Fine Arts
The Cabin of Peter the Great
The Glinka Museum of Musical Culture
The Postmaster House Museum
The Sevastopol Art Museum
The State Museum of the Fine Arts
The State Russian Museum
The State Tretyakov Gallery
The Vitoslavlitsy Museum of Wooden Architecture
The Vyborg Castle Museum
Tikhvin Memorial Museum of History, Architecture and Art
Tosno Museum of Local History and Tradition
Tsarskoe Selo
Ulan-Ude Ethnographic Museum
V.I. Surikov House-Museum
Vernadsky Geological Museum
Yaroshenko Memorial House-Museum
Yelagin Palace
Yusupovsky Palace
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Historic and Art Museum Ivangorod Fortress

Historic and Art Museum Ivangorod FortressThe Historic and Art Museum Ivangorod Fortress incorporates the Ivangorod Art Museum exhibits and the Ivangorod Fortress as such.

The Art Museum centers around the envaluable donation of Mikhail Pototsky, son of the renowned artist Aleksandra Shchekatikhina-Pototskaya, a pupil of Ivan Bilibin. The Pototsky collection includes marvellous pieces by Bilibin, Shchekatikhina-Pototskaya and other painters belonging to the art group "World of Art". Besides creating individual art, the members of the group that started as a circle of friends, mostly artists, at the turn of the 19th to the 20th century initiated innovative cultural projects not only in fine arts but stage and decorative art, publishing and book illustration. Their contribution to rousing the public interest in the history of Russian art and to popularizing Russian culture abroad (through famous Dyagilev's Russian Seasons) is tremendous.

The Ivangorod Art Museum collections are exhibited in the former private house Historic and Art Museum Ivangorod Fortressof a local merchant and also include artifacts and archival materials documenting the history and traditional culture of the region, personalia and letters of famous Russians like Fiodor Dostoevsky, examples of folk art.

Another exhibit of the museum is located in a separate building that served an office for another local trader - Orlov - in the mid 19th century and is devoted to the historical roles of the fortresses located in Leningrad region displaying objects of archeological digs and remarkable models of strongholds.

The Ivangorod Fortress is a special place to visit. The strategic position of the fortress not far from the Baltic coast often made it a battlefield of the Russians and Swedes. Walking along the old walls and towers, a visitor can have a taste of 400 years' history of the place. Russian screen version of Shakespeare's "Hamlet" directed by Grigory Kozintsev was shot here.

1/6 Kingiseppskoye Shosse, Ivangorod, Leningrad region; phone (275) 517 92

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