Mikheil Javakhishvili House Museum

  • Address: 21, M. Javakhishvili street, 0105, Tbilisi
    Phone: (+995 32) 2 920 367
    Date of establishment: 1997
    Judicial Status of the Museum: Municipal/Municipality of Tbilisi
    Type (profile): Literature
    Quantity of stored items: 1500

    Museum collection description: The museum - former apartment of the famous Georgian writer Mikheil Javakhishvili (1880-1937) houses materials of writer’s life and work. These are: private things and photos, library, posters and other documents which reflect hard life of creative personality (Mikheil Javakhishvili was executed during Stalin's Great Purge and shot in 1937).

    Working hours: Everyday, except Saturday and Sunday,11.00 – 17.00
    Ticket price: free

    Expositions: “Childhood and adolescence”, “Revived Heroes”
    Educational programmes: “Mikheil Javakhishvili National idea”, “Publications of Mikheil Javakhishvili”, “Mikheil Javakhishvili and totalitarian epoch”, “Georgian literature on the of border of modernism and realism”
    Publications: Booklet of museum, Rusudan Javakhishvili “Illustrated Biographies”, writer’s album,
    Complete works of writer (in process of publication).

    Total space of the museum: 115 m²

    Annual quantity of visitors: 1450

    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