Museums in Kazan: for those who are interested in history
Fans of historical facts and performances will like the interesting museums of Kazan, in which exhibits of various genres and trends are presented.
The national Museum of the Republic that situated at the Kremlin street 2, located in the building of the former Gostiny Dvor, where more than 780 thousand unique exhibits of scientific and industrial importance are collected, it is a place for mandatory visits.
Visit the Tolstoy Museum in the Gortalovs mansion. Check out the nuancies of local literature at the Museum of Tukay. It is the great poet and founder of the Tatar folk language. For music lovers will be advantageous a trip to the Museum saydasheva of revered composer in these regions.
Every year, more than 60 unique educational events are held in the building on Gorky street 13. You will see beautiful painting in the Museum of Vasilyeva on Bauman street, 29/1. The collection contains the best paintings with landscapes and portraits, as well as graphics. Maxim Gorky, who lived in Kazan, also left a trace in the heritage of the region. His House on the street with the same name contains the literary cafe "Stray Dog", where the creative elite of the city gathers every day.
But the Kazan Kremlin has become a real gem of Tatarstan, the sights of which consist not only in the architectural complex, but also contained in the Museum of Islam, the Great Patriotic War Memorial, the Natural History Exposition, and the Hermitage branch.