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.
The Kizhi Museum has an exhibition hall for lectures and exhibitions. It is located in the historical part of Petrozavodsk. The contents of exhibitions changes six times a year. All manner of festivals and lectures are open for tourists.