Chiatura Local Museum

  • Address: 5, Tkhelidze street, 5500, Chiatura
    Phone: (+995 595) 20 16 61
    E-mail: ch.culturiscenter@gmail.com
    Date of establishment: 1962
    Judicial Status of the Museum: NNLS (Chiatura Centre of Cultural Protection, Tourism and Museums)
    Type (profile): History
    Quantity of stored items: 16 292

    Museum collection description: The museum houses III Millennium B.C. archaeological materials excavated in Chiatura: bronze axes, spearheads, bins, necklaces, as well as numismatic and ethnographical objects, local artists' paintings and applied art works, photographs, different kind of documents.

    Working hours: Everyday, except Sunday and Monday, 10.00 – 18.00
    Ticket price: Adult -1GEL, students and schoolchildren – 0.50 GEL
    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: “Archaeological materials from Chiatura”, “Museum Fund”
    Educational Programmes:”Woman and attire”, “Roots”- Chiatura Historical Monuments
    Publications: “Advertisement calendar” (with museum exhibits and annotation)

    Total space of the museum: 372 m²
    Display space: 140m²
    Storage space: 46 m²

    Annual quantity of visitors: 1000

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