News

We are faithful to our blessed memory

  26.06.2017

Sakhaliners made a significant contribution to our Victory!

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Event Devoted to the Day of Remembrance and Grief

  23.06.2017

June 22, 1941 Read more »»

Business Trip to the Nogliki City District Municipal Formation

  21.06.2017

From June 6 to June 10, 2017, research scientists from the Sakhalin Regional Museum of Local History were on a business trip.

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Tourists from Diamond Princess Cruise Ship

  20.06.2017

On June 19, the Sakhalin Regional Museum opened its doors to foreign tourists arrived in Sakhalin on the cruise ship «Diamond Princesses».

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Family Activities at the Museum

  15.06.2017

Sakhalin Regional Museum invites children and their parents to take part in Family Activities program at the weekend.

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About Museum

Opening hours:
Tuesday: 11.00 — 18.00
Wednesday: 11.00 — 18.00
Thursday: 11.00 — 18.00
Friday: 11.00 — 18.00
Saturday: 11.00 — 20.00
Sunday: 11.00 — 18.00

Monday: Museum is closed

 

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Today Events

Exhibition «Prehistoric Insects in Amber» OOO «Inclusus» (city of Novosibirsk). The exhibition presents a variety of insects, preserved in their original form extant in natural amber — succinite, whose age is 40–50 million years old. The collection of insects of the Sakhalin region from the collections of the Sakhalin Regional Museum will be added to the exhibition.


June 9 — July 30

On the Island-Fish. The event includes a lecture on «Salmon Fish of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands», quiz „Fish“, game «Ecological Fishing». For a family audience, children of pre-school, junior and middle school age. Prices per ticket (including class): 100 roubles (children up to 16 years of age); 200 roubles (adults).


June 2730 (on request)

Tours Around the Museum Exhibitions. 1) This general tour around the museum tells you about the nature, history and indigenous peoples of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands; 2) Excursion «Animal Kingdom of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands» tells about the diversity of inhabitants of forests and seas of the island region, a rich world of birds, salmon fish and animals listed in the Red Book of the Sakhalin region; 3) Excursion "Ancient cultures. Indigenous peoples " describes the ancient history of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands and items found during archaeological excavations made by Sakhalin archaeologists, and tells the life and beliefs of indigenous peoples living on the islands of the region — the Ainu, the Nivkh and the Uilta; 4) Excursion «Discoveries and studies of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands in XVII-XIX centuries» tells the results of Russian, Japanese and European expeditions, the establishment of a border between Russia and neighboring countries — China and Japan; 5) Excursion " Penal servitude on Sakhalin Island“ describes the history of Sakhalin from 1869 to 1906 on the basis of original exhibits of that time (shackles, key and lock from the punishment cell, documents and photographs); 6) Excursion «History of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands in the first half of the XX century» tells about the history of the Russian-Japanese war of 1904–1905, the fate of northern and southern parts of Sakhalin in the period from 1905 to 1945 and the last stage of the Second World War (the South-Sakhalin liberation operation and landing operations in the Kuril Islands in August 1945); 7) During the excursion «History of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands in the second half of XX — beginning of XXI centuries» visitors familiarize with post-war territorial settlement, construction, development of industries, economic and cultural life of the Sakhalin region; 8) Excursion «History of geological development of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands» provides general information about the history of the Earth, the history of the geological development of the island of Sakhalin from the late Cretaceous to the present, with modern geological processes taking place on Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands. There are unique replicas in the exposition — Sakhalin dinosaur (Nipponosaurus sachalinensis) and fossil mammal Desmostylus hesperus, fossils of plants and animals, whose age are estimated as about 60 million years. Prices per ticket (including general tour): 100 roubles (children up to 16 years of age); 300 roubles (adults). Prices per ticket (including thematic excursion): 50 roubles (children up to 16 years of age); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)

Excursion Around the Open Air Museum Complex. Reconstruction of winter and summer Nivkh dwellings, a cage to keep a bear and fish drying rack, buildings of the period of penal servitude; tools used in the period of the Russo-Japanese War of 1904–1905 and World War II, the Japanese school pavilion, Sakhalin plants, etc. Prices per Open Air Museum ticket (including general guided tour): 100 roubles (children up to 16 years of age); 300 roubles (adults). Prices per Open Air Museum ticket (including thematic guided tour): 50 roubles (children up to 16 years of age); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)

Interactive, Thematic and Educational Programs for Primary School Children. 1. Geographical Characteristics of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands 2. Volcanoes 3. Earthquakes 4. Water Day at the Museum 5. Visiting the Sea Otter 6. Terrestrial Animals 7. Amazing Salmon 8. Museum Quiz „Around the World“ 9. Coat of Arms and Flags of Great Power 10. What are Mammoths? 11. Time Back! We will Discover New Lands 12. Visiting Aisana 13. Amur Curl 14. Paws, Ears and Tails 15. Sakhalin Musk Deer 16. So rich the world of birds 17. Journey to the Forest 18. Once Upon a Time, There Was a Fish Island 19. Kaleidoscope of Islands Symbols 20. Games and Toys of the Peoples of Russia 21. Bears Can Be Brown and Bears Can Be White Prices per ticket (including class): 100 roubles (children); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)

Interactive thematic educational programs for children of secondary school age. 1. The Region of Amazing Islands 2. Water Resources of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands 3. Amber — the Tears of the Sea 4. Calendar rituals and holidays of the Slavs 5. The History of Writing. Slavonic Writing 6. Traditions of Russian Hospitality 7. Russian Folk Costume 8. Russian Hut 9. Russian Folk Rag Doll 10. The samovar puffs! 11. Feast of Ivan Kupala 12. Kuzyas Fairy Tales 13. Nivkh village 14. Amur Curl 15. The history of discovery, expansion and development of the Russian Far East in the XVII — first half of the XX century 16. Protected areas of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands 17. Every Map Has Its Own Secrets 18. Heroes of the Days of Fire 19. Paleontologist — What does he do? 20. Insects — Record Holders of the Sakhalin Region 21. History of Success. Ski Resort „Gorny Vosdukh“ (Mountain Air) Prices per ticket (including class): 100 roubles (children); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)

Lectures for Children of Middle and Senior School Age. 1. «The History of the Island Museum» devoted to the 120th anniversary of the opening of the first museum on Sakhalin Island 2. Constellation of the Russian Isles 3. Why the Volcano is Breathing Fire? 4. Sakhalin is the Island of Outcasts (the history of Sakhalin penal servitude) 5. Russian navigator — G.I. Nevelskoy 6. The Red Book of Sakhalin Region 7. Such a Large Earth 8. The First in Space 9. State Symbols of Russia Prices per ticket (including lecture): 100 roubles (children); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)

Treasure Island. Museum Quest is held for the first time on Day for Protection of Children on the museums grounds. A group of children becomes the „pirates“ who collect fragments of a map and find „treasures“. For children of primary and middle school age. Prices per entrance ticket (including class): 100 roubles (children); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)

Museum Quiz „Around the World“. The Event includes guided tours, interactive classes and a quiz. For children of primary and middle school age. Prices per entrance ticket (including class): 100 roubles (children); 200 roubles (adults).


June (on request)


Upcoming Events

Say No To Drugs! The event devoted to the International Day Against Drug Abuse is addressed the ways for prevention of neglect condition, drug addiction. Held in partnership with the Sakhalin Regional Center for Medical Prevention.


June 28 11:00 am


Our Address

Kommunisticheskiy prospekt - 29
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, 693010







Kommunisticheskiy prospekt - 29
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, 693010
mail@sakhalinmuseum.ru
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