Municipal local lore museum in Vashki
The local lore museum in Vashki was founded in 2006. Before it was a section of the Center of history and folk culture founded in 1994.
The most exponents were collected by the local historian, a teacher of geography. A part of exponents, mostly these were documents, were granted by the plants and companies of the municipality. The museum stock is enriched from private collections and by local people. The stock is formed thanks to the ethnographic expositions as well.
Now there are more than 7 thousand units in the museum stock.
Museum expositions:• Russian log house
• Blacksmith’s industry
• Birch bark handicraft
• Peasant’s costume
• Tools in peasant’s farm
• Sea and fortunes
• World War II
In separate building exposition «Fishing in the Beloye Lake» is placed.
Museum «Ancient Beloozero»
In August, 2007 a branch of municipal local lore museum – «Ancient Beloozero» – was opened. Its task is to revive and restore the historical and cultural heritage of the Beloye Lake land.
Main expositions of the branch «Ancient Beloozero»:• Archeological monuments
• Sineus on the Kistema
• Trades and crafts of the land
• Chamber room
Address: Pervomaiskaya str., 20, Lipin Bor settlement, Vashki municipality, 161250 Vologda Oblast
Tel.: +7 (81758) 2-14-37