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The Museum of the Contemporary History In Moscow

Posted on March 24, 2015 by team


Another interesting place we’re about to visit is the State Central Museum of Contemporary History in Moscow whose exhibits are related to the period of the new history of Russia, XX century.

Here is a locomobile or a steam traction engine that was used to power farming machinery. In fact it’s just a tractor.

The arms of the Romanovs accepted in 1856.

The newspaper “Kremlin” that was published daily.

The Order of St. Andrew – the highest award in Russia. Only sixteen persons were honoured to get one. The last one was Sergey Shoigu (Russian political figure, Minister of Defence) in 2014.

The collection of memorable coins.

The hall devoted to the Russo-Japanese War.

The model of “Varyag” cruiser.

A piece of interior of an actress, late XIX – early XX century.

Some curious details.

Battleship “Potemkin”.

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2 Responses to “The Museum of the Contemporary History In Moscow”

  1. john says:

    Thank you for the posting, very interesting.

  2. George says:

    Very intersesting, funny too: the world according to Reagan

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