Astafiev Literary Museum
Astafiev Literary Museum is a
branch of the Krasnoyarsk Regional Museum of Local Lore. The museum is
dedicated exclusively to Siberian writers and literature about Siberia.
The Literary Museum is a
center for the study and spading of Siberian regional literature as an
integral part of the great Russian literature. The archives of famous Siberian
writers, such as Sartakov, Rozhdestvensky, Ustinovich, Chmykhalo, are kept
there. The names and works of the repssed writers Petrov, Smirnov, Osharov
were returned by the efforts of museum workers.
The museum has created educational
programs named "Holidays and customs of the Russian people",
"Gorenka", "Gymnasium". Before its closure for renovations,
the museum has annually held a scientific and practical conference for students
of secondary schools "Siberia is harsh and gentle". The museum has a
music salon, a cafe and a library.
Astafiev Literary Museum is
located at: 660049, Krasnoyarsk region, Krasnoyarsk, st. Lenin, 66.