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Museums of Ekaterinburg

1. Sverdlovsk Regional Local Lore Museum
46 Malysheva Street,
ph. (343) 376-47-62, 376-47-78
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

2. Sverdlovsk Regional Local Lore Museum (department of history and archaeology)
69/10, Lenina prospect,
ph. (343) 350-67-75
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 5.30 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

3. Sverdlovsk Regional Local Lore Museum (department of nature)
4, Gorkogo Street,
ph. (343) 371-21-13
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

4. Ekaterinburg Fine Arts Museum
5 Voevodina Street,
ph. (343) 371-27-65, 371-06-26
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Closed on: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday.

5. Ekaterinburg Fine Arts Museum (department, The 20th century art)
11, Vainera Street
ph. (343) 371-06-26
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

6. Museum of History of Ekaterinburg
26, Karla Libknekhta Street,
ph. (343) 371-04-93
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

7. Museum of Photography "Metenkov's House"
36, Karla Libknekhta Street,
ph. (343) 371-06-37
Open: Monday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

8. Museum of Radio ("Popov Museum")
9/11, Rose Lyuksemburg Street,
ph. (343) 371-50-60
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Sunday, Monday.

9. Nevyansk Icon Museum
21, Tolmacheva Street,
ph. (343) 265-98-40
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 12 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

10. Museum of the History of Jeweler and Lapidary Arts.
37, Lenina prospect,
ph. (343) 371-24-62, 371-00-82
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday.

It was founded in 1992 as a branch of study at the local lore museum of Sverdlovsk district.
It is located in one of the historical-architectural monuments of Ekaterinburg from the 19th century a former factory drugstore.
The collections contained in the museum are based upon: handicrafts from the Ekaterinburg lapidary factory, modern jewelers and masters of lapidary and peoples private handicrafts from the Ural region.
The exposition is subdivided into several halls, among them: the hall of the Ekaterinburg lapidary factory, the malachite hall, the hall of the Uralian jasper, the hall of Russian jewelry from the end of the 18th to the beginning of the 20th century, the hall of the history of gold and platinum industry, and also exhibitions of sacred monuments and modern jewelry from the Urals.

11. The Ural Geological Museum
39, Kuibysheva Street,
ph. (343) 257-31-09
Open: Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Saturday, Sunday.

The Ural Geology Museum was founded in 1937 as an exhibition of mineral treasures of the Urals organized for the 17th session of the International Geological Congress. In 1938 it was transferred to the Ural Geological Institute.
Nowadays the museum is the state treasure-house of the Urals and the cultural centre carrying out large tutorial, scientific and educational work. Its main aim is accumulation, investigation, systematization of rocks and minerals of the Ural region and their preservation for the next generations. In the museum are more than 40 thousand exhibits (rocks, minerals, crystals, fossils and others), reflecting the mineral riches and geology of the Urals.
It is housed in a four-story building not far from the city centre.

12. Ural Mineralogical Museum.
1, Krasnoarmeiskaya Street,
ph. (343) 250-60-19
Open: Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

This - the first private Russian mineralogical museum was founded in the year 2000. In the museum is a unique collection of minerals (about 10 thousand samples) and handicrafts from stone and bone.  

13. Architecture History Museum
4a, Gorkogo Street,
ph. (343) 371-67-35, 371-40-45
Open: Monday, Wednesday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Tuesday,  Sunday

14. Folk Arts and crafts center "Gamayun"
20/5, Gogol Street,
ph. (343) 371-55-76, 371-20-41
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Sunday, Monday. 

15. Military - Historical Museum
27, Pervomaiskaa Street,
ph. (343) 350-17-42
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Closed on: Sunday, Monday. 

16. Railway Museum
14, Vokzalnaya Street,
ph. (343) 358-42-22
Open: Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on: Sunday. 

17. Puppet Theatre Museum ("Petrushka's House")
143, Mamin-Sibiryak Street,
ph. (343) 350-30-18
Open: Tuesday - Sunday 
Closed on: Monday. 

18. Museum "Literary Life in the Urals in 19th Century"
41, Tolmachova Street,
ph. (343) 371-22-81
Open: Monday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Sunday. 

19. F.Reshetnikov's Museum
41, Proletarskaya Street,
ph. (343) 371-45-26
Open: Sunday - Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Saturday. 

20. P.Bazhov's House-Museum
11, Chapaeva Street,
ph. (343) 257-06-92
Open: Sunday - Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Saturday. 

21. D.Mamin-Sibiryak's House-Museum
27, Pushkina Street,
ph. (343) 371-35-76
Open: Sunday - Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Saturday. 

22. Museum of Dolls and Children's Books
16, Proletarskaya Street,
ph. (343) 371-37-86
Open: Sunday - Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on: Saturday. 

23. "Water Tower" Museum
4, Gorkogo Street,
ph. (343) 371-06-37
Open: Wednesday - Sunday 12 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Closed on: Monday, Tuesday. 

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