Givi Eliava Martvili Local Museum


    Museum address: 4, Givi Eliava str., 3100, Martvili
    Phone: (+995 418) 2 12 38
    Date of establishment: 1957
    Judicial status of museum: NNLS (Martvili Centre of Culture)
    Type (profile): History
    Quantity of stored items: 55 064

    Museum collection description: The Museum houses collections of archaeological materials of the Early Stone Age and the Bronze Age (implements, weapons, ceremonial stones, adornments made in various materials, VII-Vi c.c. B.C. bronze sculpture Preacher, fibulas with various images, etc.). The rich numismatic collection includes IV-II c.c. B.C. gold coins, Cholchian tetri, collection of X-XVIII c.c. silver coins. There are also collection of XVIII-XIX c.c. manuscripts and charters, etc. The museum houses a library of XIX-XX c.c. editions (5.000 items), and collection of paintings of XX c. Georgian artists: Lado Gudiashvili's Samaia, Elene Akhvlediani's Our Village, and paintings of R.Sturua, S.Maisashvili, R.Adamia, M.Toidze, as well as sculptures of I.Ochiauri, J.Bzhalava. The museum owns land with a vineyard with a unique Cholchian vine, as well as ethnographic section.

    Working hours: Everyday, except Monday, 10.00 – 18.00
    Ticket price: free


    Exhibitions: permanent exhibitions
    Total space of the museum: 12200 m²
    Display space: 450 m²
    Temporary exhibition: 130 m²
    Storage space: 240 m²

    Annual quantity of visitors: at present museum is under construction

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