Georgian National Museum. Ioseb Grishashvili Tbilisi Historical Museum - Carvasla

  • Address:  8, Sioni str., 0105,  Tbilisi
    Phone: (+995 32) 2 98 22 81
    E-mail: info@museum.ge
    Web-site: www.museum.ge
    Date of establishment:  1910
    Judicial statusof the museum: since 2004– unifiedin the Legal Public Entity - Georgian National Museum
    (under the governmental control of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)
    Type (profile): History
    Quantity of stored items:50 000

    Museum collection description: The museum houses collections that represent Tbilisi history, everyday life and culture. There are collections of archaeology, ethnography, documents, folk and applied art. The museum collection contains unique objects, weapons, various kind of ceramic, china, musical instruments, numismatics, textiles and household accessories starting from the Bronze Age. The museum has the collection of artist paintings as well as masterpieces of other renowned Georgian artists.

    Working hours:  Everyday except Monday, 11.00 – 16.00
    Ticket price: Adult -3 GEL, Students - 1.5 GEL, Schoolchildren (max. 15 people) 0.5 GEL, Guided Tour Fee 10 GEL 
    Free of charge: Children under 6 years of age and homeless children. Groups: Employees of Georgian and Foreign Museums, ICOM members (with valid identification), First and second category disabled persons (with valid identification), specialists and students connected to museum (with valid identification).

    Exhibitions: Periodical exhibition of different collections in Georgia and in foreign countries museums.
    Educational Programmes:The Georgian National Museum created the Department of Educational Programmes in 2005which are focus on the Museum collections (E-mail: program@museum.ge, phone: (+99593) 328345
    Publications:Museum catalogues and booklets

    Museum building’s status: Immovable monument of Cultural Heritage(The order #3/181, 2007 of Minister of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)

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    Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia, ICOM National Committee in Georgia, Georgian Museums Association, Culturological Research Association