The museum of Industrial History of Petrozavodsk was opened in September, 2011. It was created on the basis of funds of the Museum of Onezhsky Tractor Plant and the Museum of shipbuilding plant “Avangard” on the initiative and financial support of the company “Ohta group”. The museum is situated in the city Centre in the historical place – here has been the Alexandrovsky factory and then Onezhsky Tractor Plant. The main goal of the museum is to preserve all the history of the oldest industry on the city and fill it with the numerous hands-on exhibits offering visitors to make experiments.
The museum has wide contacts with the schools of Petrozavodsk, offers excursions for schoolchildren and students. Family visits are also the very often.
Museum of Industrial History of Petrozavodsk also holds temporary exhibition.
The visit of the museum and excursions are free of charge.
Address: Kalinina Street, 1;
Phone: 8 (8142) 67-22-99;