Varlam Makharoblidze Tsageri Historical Museum

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    Address: 59, Rustaveli str., 5100, Tsageri
    Phone: (+995 0472) 2 22 57, (+995 599) 93 31 24
    Web-site: www.cagerimuzeum.ge
    E-mail: khvamli5@mail.ru
    Date of establishment: 1937
    Juridical status of the museum: NNLS (Tsageri Municipality)
    Type (profile): history
    Quantity of stored items: 11 000
     

    Museum collection description: The museum houses archaeological collections from Lower Svaneti

    and Lechkhumi regions (West Georgia) mostly are dated Bronze Age and Antiquity periods. Among the items are: bronze horse rider, bronze treasury, stylized eastern and Cholchian bronze axes, Caucasian sickle, Hittite bridle, Stone Age implements – axes, arrowheads, knives; collection of coins – coin of Alexander the Great, Cholchian tetri, etc.; rare books (XIX c.). Branch: Lado Asatiani House Museum (village Bardnala).
     

    Working hours: Everyday, except Sunday, 10.00 – 17.00

     

    Ticket price: Adult and Students - 2 GEL, Schoolchildren - 1 GEL.
    Free of charge: Children less than 6 years of age and homeless children. Groups: Employees of Georgian and Foreign Museums, ICOM members, People with disabilities, specialists and students connected to museum (with valid identification).

    Exhibitions: Permanent expositions
    Publication: Museum catalogue

     



    Total space of the museum: 431.3 m²

    Display space: 250 m²
    Storage space: 52 m²


     

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