In 1793, it was founded by one of the most beautifulsouthern cities, now known as Krasnodar. Previously, the city was called Ekaterinodar, in honor of Catherine II, gave the territory in which the city was built.
From the military camp of a small town it turned into a large shopping center, the city of Krasnodar Kubani.V capital has many interesting museums, including practically the only one of its kind.
Literary Museum of the Kuban.
Literary Museum is located in the building AtamanBlack Sea Cossacks, Kuban writer and ethnographer Jacob Kukharenko. The museum houses a literary life Kuban since the mid-18th century to the present day. Among the exhibits can be found manuscripts and personal belongings of the family Kukharenko. Also guided tours and thematic lectures in the museum. The museum is located at Postovaya, 39/1 and is open from 10.00 to 18.00.
Museum of military equipment "Arms of Victory".
Museum of military equipment is located in the opensky in Krasnodar Park 30 Years of Victory. The museum is around the clock and free of charge. Military equipment can be touched by hands, photographed and studied. Here you can find tanks, guns, anti-aircraft guns, submarines, the legendary "Katyusha" and other types of weapons, a total of 40 exhibits. On the territory of the museum a memorial stele immortalized the names of Heroes of the Soviet Union. Museum Address - Street. Krasin, 2.
bodybuilding "Samson" Museum.
Very rare museum - the only one in Russia,which are stored materials on the history of bodybuilding, medals and cups won Kuban athletes, as well as photographs. The museum was created to encourage people to sports training. Here you can get free advice on healthy eating and proper training. The museum is located on the street Red, 129 and is open from 10.00 to 19.00.
Museum of postal services in the Kuban.
The first and only in the Kuban Postal MuseumCommunication opened in 2006 on the street Karasunskaya 68. Works Museum Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 10.00 to 13.00. Here you can learn about the past and present of the Kuban-mail, see the first Russian brand, special machines for dies and molds for postmen. Separately stored letters which came from the front, as well as private letters, which are about two centuries.
Memorial Apartment Museum of Folk Artist of the USSR GF Ponomarenko.
The museum is open in the apartment, where the composer livedabout a quarter of a century. Here frequently gathered poets, writers, musicians and singers, as well as close friends Ponomarenko. Here we were born and first performed new songs and discussed future plans. The museum has preserved furniture from the work of the composer's office, souvenirs, presented on holidays and personal belongings Ponomarenko: guitar, accordion, two, hundreds of audio recordings. Interesting and composer library with authors' autographs, personal address books and thousands of letters from admirers. The museum is located on the street Krasnaya, house 204, apartment 80. Museum Opening hours: from 10.00 to 17.00.
History Museum of the North Caucasian Railways.
Krasnodar Museum of the History of the North CaucasusRailway takes only a few rooms in the Palace of Culture of railwaymen. But here you can see the vintage machinery, operated by the railroad, maps and documents related to the history of the railroad in the Kuban. Also, the museum has collected a whole collection of scale models of trains from different eras. The museum is located in the street Brothers Drozdov, 2 and is open daily from 9.00 to 15.00.
Ethnographic Museum is located in the streetGrape, 58 and runs from 10.00 to 17.00. The museum contains a variety of interesting exhibits: books, documents, photographs, maps Kuban region, household items, kitchen utensils, clothing, weapons, paintings and much more, which is associated with the history of the Cossacks. The museum often hosts exhibitions, tasting Cossack food and drinks.