The Museum of Russian History from Paleolithic Times to the Present Day opened in 1883, 48 rooms of the museum represent 5 million museum objects and 14 million pages of documentary material: archaeological findings, collection of manuscripts, early printed books, numismatic collection, glass products and ceramics, collection of folk costumes from all regions of Russia, Russian manor furniture collection, a collection of Russian and European combat and hunting weapons.
Every Thursday at 12:00 at the exhibition "In the maze of time" a professional clockmaker winds an industrial clock with dynamic effects. There are a steam hammer clock, a locomotive clock, an airship clock, mill clock, car clocks, torpedo clock and other industrial design clocks with movable structural elements."Time Train Tripl" is a fascinating historical game-transformer for visitors of all ages.
The "Time Train Trip" offers visitors a variety of themed routes with many interesting discoveries to see the exposition from different sides.
Open daily from 10:00 to 18:00, Thursday - 11:00 to 21:00, Tuesday - day off