Museum Exhibitions are often demonstrated in the main museums of Russia, Great Britain, Belgium, Germany, Iceland, Norway, Finland, Japan, Poland and other countries. In this museum you can see the northern icon painting and wooden sculptures of 14-18 centuries, folk costumes, embroidery and weaving, wood carving and painting, metalwork and ceramics. There are also modern examples of bone carving from Kholmogory. It is a craft, which has been developing in the north for more than 400 years.
Photo from: museum’s and agency’s archives.
Arkhangelsk museum of fine arts was founded in 1960.It became a State museum association “The Art culture of the Russian North”. Currently there are more than 33 thousand works of Russian art, created since 14 century till nowadays.
From the airport “Arkhangelsk”- bus #12, bus stop “shop Okean”
From the railway station – bus #6,54,57,77, bus stop “shop Okean”
From River-boat station – bus #1,42,11,1y,54, bus stop “Glavpochtamt- the main post office”