On August 30, 2017, in the Sakhalin Regional Museum was opened the Roads of Manchuria Exhibition from the collections of the Amur Regional Museum named after Grigory Stepanovich Novikov-Daursky and dedicated to the 72nd anniversary of the end of the Second World War 1939 -1945 years.
Many thanks to the war veterans who came to the solemn opening of this exhibition and addressed the audience by sharing their pain and joy, stories based on memories of those war events.
Nikolai Nikolaevich Sandler, a member of the Manchurian offensive operation, told about the heroism of the Red Army soldiers who fought against the Japanese militarists and about the defeat of the Kwantung Army in northeast China. Dekabrina Mikhailovna Pushkareva, a participant of the Yuzhno-Sakhalin offensive operation, spoke emotionally about the liberation of southern Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands.
War drawings of Boris Trofimovich Gorlach, presented in the exhibition, will help each visitor to understand the history better.
The Museum is located at 29, Kommunistichesky Avenue, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
Tuesday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Wednesday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Thursday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Friday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Saturday: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm.
Sunday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Ticket office starts to close 30 minutes before the Museum closes.
The Museum is closed on Monday
For information, call: 727555.
Prepared by: V.S. Tayn and S. S. Polozheeva
Photos: D. A. Dyomkin