State historical-architectural, landscape and natural museum-preserve «Izborsk»
17 November 2017

An expanded meeting of the Academic Board will be held in Izborsk State Museum Reserve

  The yearof 2017 has been full of important cultural events for Izborsk State Museum Reserve for History, Architecture and Land. Several big events that have All Russian and international importance have been heldin Izborsk. An official delegation of ICOMOS experts,  headed by the President of the National Committee A.P. Kudryavtsev, have visited Izborsk. Izborsk also became a venue for the international conferenceFort Ross Dialogue” that was attended by representatives of the President of the Russian Federation, official representatives of the countries-participants of the conference, of museum community and business circles. 

  Seto People Homestead Museum has become a venue for a working meeting with the members of the Presidential Council on the Development of Civil Society and Human Rights.  

  On the International Museum Day we were happy to receive the Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Ivanovna Matvienko, who commended the work of Izborsk Museum saying that every Russian should visit Izborsk, one of the most ancient towns of Russia’s North West.

  People who belong to the museum staff carefully preserve the historical memory of the unique place, are ready to work hard and to move forward.  

   As it has been planned, an expanded meeting of the Academic Board will take place in Izborsk on November 22, 2017. It willf ocus on Izborsk, a unique object of national cultural and nature heritage, becoming a UNESCO World Heritage site, as well as on museumification of Izborsk Fortress dating back to the 14th-17th centuries.  

  The Academic Board meeting will be attended by representatives of the Administration of the Pskov Region, museum community, of the Institute of Archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, of Pskov State University as well as of St. Petersburg State University. The resolution drawn by the Academic Board will become  a guide to action for Izborsk Museum.  

  We are sure that thanks to understanding and State support the staff of Izborsk Museum will preserve the historical and cultural heritage for the future generations.


We would like to also remind that an international scientific and practical conference entitledIzborsk and its Vicinitieswill take place in Izborsk State Museum and the Museum of History of Pechory on November 23-24

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