Georgian State Museum of Theatre, Music, Cinema and Choreography - Art Palace

  • Address: 6, Kargareteli str., 0108, Tbilisi
    Phone: (+995 32) 2 95 35 63
    E-mail: mail@artpalace.ge
    Web-site: www.artpalace.ge
    Date of establishment: 1927
    Judicial status of the museum: since 2005 –Legal Public Entity (under governmental control of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)
    Type (profile): Art Museum
    Quantity of stored items: 245 293

    Museum collection description: The museum houses rich materials which reflect history of old and contemporary Georgian Theatre, Music, Cinema and Choreography. Among them are: samples of the XVII c. painting, Persian miniatures, German and French prints, works of XX c. artists, Collection of personal letters, manuscripts, archives of well-known writers and public figures. In the museum are stored also theatre costumes, memorial belongings, audio-video records, playbills, programmes, films, collections of theatre decorative art, etc. At the moment the museum is under the complete reconstruction.

    Working hours: Everyday except Saturday and Sunday, 10.00-17.00
    Ticket price: Adult - 2 GEL, Students - 1 GEL, Schoolchildren - 0.5 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).

    Expositions: periodical exhibitions: exposition dedicated to Nino Ramishvili’s 100 jubilees, Georgian Diaspora, Nato Vachnadze (2009), Turkey in Georgian Art (2010).
    Educational programmes: “Georgian cinema”, “Georgian Multiplication”, “poster and public”
    Publications: Booklets and post cards of exhibitions

    Total space of the museum: 1748.88 m²
    Display space: 100 m²
    Storage space: 491.19 m²
    The studio of restoration: 60 m²

    Annual quantity of visitors: 5500

    Movable monument of Cultural Heritage: 190 exhibits
    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