Add to favorite
22 May

Dates in History
1856—The State Tretyakov Gallery is founded
The Tretyakov Gallery is the national museum of Russian fine arts of XXXI centuries. This day a merchant and collector Pavel Mikhaylovich Tretyakov purchases his first paintings, thus starting the collection. He dreams about creating a museum of Russian national painting school, and dedicates 40 years of his life to this museum.

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Wooden Architecture  Sorcery  Yevgeny Gvozdev  Chelyabinsk  E-Book Reader Museum  Russian Cinema  Olympic Games 2012  Suzdal  Russian Avant-Garde  Russian winter sports  Russian rockets  St. Petersburg Museums  Russian tourism  terrorism  Mickey Mouse  Russia opposition  Chukotka  Moscow dolphinarium  Theatre Festival "History of the Russian State. Homeland and Destinies"  Censorship  Adler  Moscow hotels  accomodation in Russia  AvtoVAZ   Woodwork  Moscow  Sergiyev Posad  Spencer Vladimir  The Department Of Culture  Exhibitions in Moscow  Leningrad  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  St. Petersburg  train tickets Russia FIFA  Rohini Gallery  Unis Fair  Watermelon Festival  Literary Meetings  Russian oligarchs  Russian academy of sciences  Yulia Samoylova  Russian regions  travel to Russia  Russian space exploration  Festivals in Moscow  Paleontology  traffic jam  Russian business  physics  Arctic 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites