Poti Museum of Colchian Culture


    Museum address: 9, 26 May Str., 4400 Poti
    Phone: (+995 0493) 27 35 02, 27 35 04, (+995 577) 17 80 70
    E-mail: muzeumipoti@gmail.com
    Date of establishment: 1933
    Judicial status of museum: since 2008 the Legal Public Entity (Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)
    Type (profile): History
    Quantity of stored items: 7689


    Museum collection description: The museum is located in building, built in 1908. The museum funds represent archaeological discoveries of the historical Kolkheti (Cholcha, at the present – West Georgia), the chronological frames of the collections are III Millennium B.C. – VII-VIII c.c. A.D. There are significant collection objects made of non-ferrous metals (from antiquity up to medieval times), numismatic collection (gold coins of Alexander the Great, Justinian, Cholchian tetri); silver bowl with the images of birds; ethnographic collection (end of the XIX c. – beginning of the XX c.); documents and photographs of the history of Poti. Branch: Niko Nikoladze Museum (Poti).

    Ticket price: Adult -1GEL, students and schoolchildren – 0.50 GEL, Guided tour - 3 GEL.


    Free of charge: Children less than 6 years of age and homeless children, employees of Museums, ICOM members, Peoples with disabilities, soldiers, refugees.

    Working hours: Everyday except Monday, 10.00 – 17.00
    Exhibitions: Permanent exhibitions

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