The Art Centre “Malenkaya Strana (Small Country)” was founded on the 1st of June be the head of School of doll’s design – Luybov Malinpvskaya. The Art Centre is situated on Anokhina Street, 1. The halls of Art Centre symbolize squares and streets of the magical country of art with its own citizens: dwarfs, elves and other magic creatures.
“Theater square” is a small puppet theater of the Art Centre for the thirteen people. The artistic director of the theater is Boris Kudryavtsev. Here in the Art Centre you can also buy souvenirs from the craftsmen of Petrozavodsk and Karelia. The visitors of the museum can learn a lot of new information on the history of toys and see the antique dolls from the most famous Russian artists, ritual dolls and more than 1000 items on the history of children’s life. The exhibition hall on the dolls’ miniature is of great interest too – it has 40 miniature figures, houses, castles and dungeons.
The Art Centre also offers master classes for both children and adults.
Mon – day off
Address: Anokhina Street, 1
Phone: 8 (8142) 27-26-02