State History Museum of South Ural, Chelyabinsk

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See the largest fragment of the meteorite that exploded above the city in 2013 at State History Museum of South Ural. The museum sits on the former site of Chelyabinsk Fortress. Inside, more than 300,000 artifacts are displayed, including an extensive selection of regional flora and fauna throughout time. In the ethnographic section of the museum, learn about the history of cohabitation between different ethnic groups in the area. Explore the exhibit of industry and agriculture, which covers Soviet times, the October Revolution, and World War II. Much of the display information is in English. Use our Chelyabinsk holiday planner to arrange your visit to State History Museum of South Ural and other attractions in Chelyabinsk.
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  • One of the coolest museums of regional studies in Russia! It is situated in the modern looking building on the shore of the Miass river. The plaque on the outside wall of the museum tells about...  more »
  • Really nice museum, relative modern (regionally speaking of course). A lot of useful info on the nature, history and customs of the Southern Ural. The captions are mostly translated into English, so.....  more »
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