A new exhibit at the Museum. Photos



My Four-Legged Friend Is A Dog


We invite you to attend the exhibition «A Four-Legged Friend» organized from the State Darwin Museum collections to be opened on January 21, 2017, Saturday and take part in related activities.


Opening Of The New Exhibit — A Replica Of Fossilized Skeleton Of Sakhalin Dinosaur Known As Nipponosaurus sachalinensis


Opening January 19, at 3:00 pm!


Traditionally, the exhibition-contest «Retro Christmas Tree» is closing on the Old New Year


74 families taken part in the contest this year are from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Nevelsk, Korsakov, Dolinsk, Aleksandrovsk, Sanatornoye, Klyuchi, Penzenskoye in Tomari area. About 1000 objects were brought to the exhibition; of them about 400 Christmas-tree ornaments, Christmas postcards and decorations produced before 1980 have been chosen for the exhibition.


Birds in the night


We invite you to attend the lecture January 25, 3:00 pm.


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


Virtual Tour

Today Events

Islands are my paradise! Regional contest dedicated to 70th anniversary of formation of Sakhalin region in the category of the best and original tourist route over Sakhalin and the Kuril islands. Results will be announced on the day when Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, the administrative centre of the Sakhalin region, celebrates its City Day.

January — September

A Four Legged Friend. Classes ’’A Four Legged Friend’’ and ’’Dogs in the Great Patriotic War’’ will be conducted based on the exhibition of the State Darwin Museum. Please make a pre-booking.

January 3 — February 19

A. P. Chekhov: Life and Works. Island of Outcasts. Lectures about the biography and works of the great Russian writer and stories about the life of people that A. P. Chekhov saw in Sakhalin during his travel over the island in 1890 are dedicated to 275th birth anniversary of the writer (January 25). Please, make a pre-booking.

January 17Ц20; 24Ц27

Upcoming Events

Saturday Film at the Museum. Video tapes to be shown in January have been already presented at the Regional Museum Cinematography Contest dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the opening of the first museum in Sakhalin and the Year of Russian Cinema in the Russian Federation.

January 7, 14, 21, 28 5:00 pm 6:00 pm

Main Snowy Mountain of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Project ’’Ecological Days at the Museum’’ is dedicated to the Year of Ecology in Russia and includes a cycle of educational classes to be conducted on ecological days. January (second to last Sunday) World Snow Day. You will learn about the history and present state of the most famous in the Russian Far East ski resort Gorny Vozdukh. Please make a pre-booking.

January 24Ц27

Our Address

Kommunisticheskiy prospekt - 29
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, 693010

Kommunisticheskiy prospekt - 29
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, 693010
+7 (4242) 72Ц75Ц55