Add to favorite
russian visa

Chelyabinsk is a large city in Russia, an administrative center of the Chelyabinsk Region. It played a key role as the war tank building centre during the Great Patriotic War.

The city population is 1 095 thousand persons (as of 2010) (rates the 8th largest city in the Russian Federation) and 1 400 thousand (2005) persons in the agglomeration including Kopeisk and other settlements. The millionth dweller was born here on October, 13th, 1976.

Chelyabinsk takes the area of around 530 square km.

It is a large transport hub with numerous railways and highways and an airport; the Trans-Siberian highway runs there.

Chelyabinsk is an important industrial center with enterprises of metallurgical, mechanical engineering and metal processing, instrumentation, light and food industries.

Places of interest:

Chelyabinsk has the Regional Museum of Local Lore, a number of Art Museums (Art Gallery, the Aleksandrovsky Hall and the Ural Pavilion), the Forest Museum, and the History of Medicine Museum.

There are several theaters in the city, including the Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, the State Academic Drama Theater, the State Drama Chamber Theater, the State Regional Puppet Theater, and the State Theatre of Young Spectators.

Transfer from airport Chelyabinsk

Tags: the Urals Region     



Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map

  (Chelyabinsk Region)

Cities of the region


Getting around

St. Petersburg  Valeri Kharlamov  Russian banks  Festivals in Moscow  Russian holidays  Free Events  Christmas  fashion illustrators  Chelyabinsk meteorite  Unis Fair  Russian theatre  Russian tourism  Museums of Russia  Russian regions  Zaryadye  Lyudmila Alexeyeva  ban  Andrei Rostotsky  Science and Technology  Russian Cinema  Saint Petersburg  Nadezhda Petrova  Russian business  Gogol   Russian underground train  Russian Arts and Crafts  Pussy Riot  Aeroflot  How to Get to Vnukovo Airport  Historical Exhibitions  hockey  Moscow  Artificial Neural Network  travel to Russia  Alexander Bondar  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Lev Kulidzhanov  the Internet  Suzdal  Olympus Fest  Olympics 2012  Russian trade  Norilsk Nickel  Russian rouble  winter games  Exhibitions in Moscow  Parking  Moscow events  Russian music  Mikhail Tarkovsky 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites