Museum of Ethnography

Museum of Ethnography in Mogilev was opened in 1981 as a branch of the Mogilev regional museum. I was in a wooden house built in the early twentieth century. Museum halls covering an area of ​​100 square meters. M. The exposition presents tools, household items, clothing peasants Mogilev province of the nineteenth century – the beginning of the twentieth century, samples of the decorative and applied art of the second half of the twentieth century.

In 1996 it was decided to reorganize and establish a museum of rural and urban life. New exhibition halls are located on an area of ​​700 square meters. m. The new building is located in the historical part of the city, its main street. In of employees. exhibition “Native Land cycling” was opened on December 9, 1999. In her through rituals and festivals, the calendar shows the life of the peasants in the late nineteenth – early twentieth century.

Area of ​​rooms – 320 sq.m. March 19, 2004 opened the second exhibition “Mogilev province”, dedicated to the life of the urban estates of the same period. Rooms occupy an area of ​​380 square meters. m Mogilev Ethnography Museum. branch of the regional museum is located on the main street – Pervomayskaya, house number 8. In contrast, the museum is a regional drama theater.