The first provincial
fine arts museum
Radischev Fine Arts State Museum2
Why locals love it
The museum has a remarkable collection of European and Russian art, with more than 35 thousand units of storage. There are exhibited works of many famous artists and sculptors: Karl Bryullov, Dmitry Levitsky, Vasily Surikov, Ilya Repin, Victor Borisov-Musatov, Fedor Rokotoff, Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin, Saryan, Etienne Falcone, etc.
Why you should visit it
The founder of the museum is a talented Russian painter, professor of the Fine Arts Academy Alexey Bogolyubov. He named this museum in honor of his famous grandfather, Alexander Radishchev, author of the book “The Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow.”
They're participating in the annual "museum night" and the entrance is free at that time.