Ethnography Museums

Ethnography is a branch of anthropology that examines culture in its ethnically distinct forms. Most of the former Soviet republics and Communist states were multi-ethnic. Although the Communists waffled between celebrating diversity and attempting assimilate the cultures, ethnography remained a strong and politically practical academic field. Museums of this type were often founded under Communism and remain common across this part of the world.

The Petersburg Musuem of Dolls

The Petersburg Musuem of Dolls/ Петербургский музей кукол ул.Камская , 8 Open from 10.00-18.00 Price: 150 rubles for students I consider myself a bit of a kid at heart; therefore, when I first heard about the Petersburg Museum of Dolls, I jumped at the opportunity to visit it. I was so enchanted by its colorful, […]

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