Back

Petrozavodsk:


Museums of Petrozavodsk

On this page you can find the best photos of all tourist sights in the city of Petrozavodsk. This is the fastest way to get to know Petrozavodsk and all of its tourist attractions. This photo gallery is interactive, which means that it is composed of the most viewed photos of tourist sights and attraction in Petrozavodsk. Therefore, the visitors of the website are the ones that create this gallery themselves.


Kizhi Museum

Kizhi Museum

There is the Kizhi museum in Petrozavodsk which is located in the centre of the town. Tourists may get acquainted with the history of the town and the republic there. Besides, the Kizhi museum organizes excursions to Kizhi Island.

Read more

Doll House Private Art Gallery

Doll House Private Art Gallery

The Doll House was founded in 1999, and ever since it has been a very popular place to visit among adults and children. “It is never late to play with dolls” – said Tatyana Kalinina, the founder of the House. The most important feature of the gallery is that there is a peculiar atmosphere about it. The atmosphere of love and bliss. “It is a family house, a panacea for your soul” – Tatyana said.

Read more

Sea Museum of The Polar Odysseus Club

Sea Museum of The Polar Odysseus Club

Polar Odysseus club is a club for people who thoroughly enjoy building different boats to set out for voyages because its members were the first sea voyagers in the former. Even more so, it is the first open air museum in Petrozavodsk. Tourists can see the famous boat (lodya) “Nikolaos the Wonderworker” there. The boat always takes part in European naval festivals. “Pomor” and “Love” are also there.

Read more

National Museum of the Republic of Karelia

National Museum of the Republic of Karelia

The Museum is focused on traditional culture, history and local lore. It is one of the oldest museums in the northwest and it was founded in 1871. Nowadays, the Museum has more than 225 thousands of exhibits from different areas of Karelian life: nature, archeology, history, ethnography and culture.

Read more

Contact