Akaki Tsereteli State Museum

  • Address: 4000, Village Skhvitori, Sachkhere
    Phone: (+995 0435) 22 50 97
    Email: asmatiiashvili@yahoo.com
    Date of establishment: 1939
    Judicial Status of the Museum: The Legal Public Entity since 2006 (under the governmental control of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)
    Type (profile): memorial
    Quantity of stored items: 7294

    Museum collection description: House museum of famous Georgian poet Akaki Tsereteli (1840-1915) is situated in the patrimonial palace of the Tseretelis. There are housed personal things of the writer and his ancestors: (accessories, clothes), French, Italian and German furniture of the 1st half of 19th century, dishes, library (publications in Georgian, Russian and French languages), manuscripts by the writer and other public figures

    Working hours: Everyday except Monday, 10.00 – 17.00
    Ticket price: 1 GEL.
    Free of charge: Children less than 6 years of age and homeless children, employees of Museums, ICOM members, People with disabilities, soldiers, refugees.

    Educational Programmes: “Akaki in Georgian cinema”, “Akaki’s poetry in schools”
    Publications: calendar “170 anniversary of Akaki”, booklets: “Akaki – cloister”, “Akaki-life”.

    Total space of the museum: 618 m²
    Display space: 500 m²
    Storage space: 40 m²

    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