Galaktion and Titsian Tabidze House Museum

  • Address: village Tkchvishi, Vani district
    Phone: (+995 593) 56 05 06
    Date of establishment: 1966
    Judicial status of the museum: The Legal Public Entity since 2008 (under the governmental control of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)
    Type (profile): memorial
    Quantity of stored items: 7885

    Museum collection description: The museum is situated in the patrimonial palaces of the famous Georgian poets Galaktion Tabidze (1891-1959) and Titsian Tabidze (1893-1937). There are housed personal things of the poets and their ancestors: accessories, clothes, embroidery samples, trinkets, paintings (K.Sanadze, K. Ignatov, V. Japaridze etc.), graphic and sculpture works of Georgian artists.

    Working hours: Everyday except Monday, 10.00 – 17.00
    Ticket price: 1 GEL, for all categories
    Free of charge: Children less than 6 years of age and homeless children, employees of Museums, ICOM members, First and second category disabled persons, soldiers, refugees.

    Exhibitions: Galaktion and Titsian”, “King Poet”, “I was born in April”, “Galaktion’s scetches”, “Titsian and Pasternak”.
    Educational Programmes: “Quiz-competition: Who better know about poetry of Galaktion and Titsian”, “The Lesson in Museum”, “Guides voluntaries”, “We are learning Georgian poetry, “This is different sky at all”.
    Publications: Museum guide (in process of preparing)

    Total space of the museum: 3 Ha
    Display space: 450 m²
    Temporary exhibitions: 30 m²
    Conference hall: 60 m²
    Storage space: 30 m²

    Annual quantity of visitors: 4297

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    Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia, ICOM National Committee in Georgia, Georgian Museums Association, Culturological Research Association