Rustavi Historical Museum


    Museum address: 17, Builders' str. 3700, Rustavi
    Phone: (+995 341) 25 78 95, 24 22 28, (+995 599) 51 83 45
    Date of establishment:  1950
    Judicial status of the museum: NNLP 
    Type (profile): history
    Quantity of stored items:  28 771

    Museum collection description: The museum houses objects, discovered in archaeological expeditions in Rustavi and its historical area (Gardabani district) and represents time period from the XVIII c. B.C. up to XVIII A.D. (earthenware, faience, glassware, weapons, implements; bronze, silver and gold adornments, local and foreign cornelian and stone seals, etc.)

    Working hours:  Everyday, except Monday, 10.00 – 18.00


    Ticket price:  Adults – 1 GEL, Children and students – 0.50 GEL
    Free of charge: Children less than 6 years of age and homeless children, soldiers, employers of Georgian and Foreign Museums, ICOM members, People with disabilities, Refugies.

    Expositions: “Exhibition of Rustavi artists”, “Ia Mgebrishvili personal exhibition”, “New Images- exhibition of young artists”, “New archaeological discovery”
    Educational programmes: “Quiz: Let’s be aware history of our city”,   “First city in Rustavi territory, “History of defense buildings”, “History of weapons”, Sunday school: “practical archaeology and great archaeological discoveries”
    Publication: Museum triplet (Georgian-English)


    Total space of the museum:  2072.29 m²
    Display space: 1000 m²
    Temporary exhibitions: 75 m²
    Storage space:  500 m²
    Museum library: 19 m²

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