Museum of Geophysical Sciences History of Georgian National Academy of Sciences

  • Address: 150a, David Agmashenebeli Ave., 0112 Tbilisi
    Phone: (+995 32) 2 95 11 20
    Date of establishment: 1991
    Judicial status of the museum: unified Hydrometeorology Institute of Georgian National Academy of Sciences
    Type (profile): History
    Quantity of stored items: more than 1000

    Museum collection description: The Museum of History of Geophysical Sciences situated in unique observatory type building which was built in 1862 (since 1867-Tbilisi Geophysical Tbilisi Physical Observatory, since 1924 – Observatory and since 1991 - Hydrometeorology Institute of Georgian Academy of Sciences). Nowadays in museum are kept: Synoptic maps (XVIII-XIX cc.), Hydrometeorology tools, science literature about meteorology and seismology observation etc.

    Working hours: everyday except Saturday and Sunday, 11.00-17.00
    Ticket price: free

    Expositions: Permanent exhibitions
    Educational programmes: Annual Sessions dedicated to actual themes of geophysical and geography sciences
    Publications: Different scientific publications.

    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