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Yekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts

Voyevodina St., 5, Yekaterinburg 620014, Russia
+7 343 371-06-26
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Very good art museum hidden behind plain facade

As you begin the visit there is a wonderful bronze temple, "Forged of Fonderies de Kyschtym." Very... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Andrew E
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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Quite a strange place

The place reminds me a soviet era pile of exhibitions in Czech Republic/ Maybe Im just not in a wave

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Abby W
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Ekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts is one of the largest art museums in the Ural region. The museum of fine arts has 2 buildings. They are located in the historical part of Yekaterinburg. The museum is famous for the unique collection of Kasli cast-iron moulding and ,of course, the Kasli cast iron pavilion. The collection includes works of Russian and European artists of XVIII-XX centuries. The museum has a collection of icons, including rare examples of the Orthodox icons of the XVI century.
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Voyevodina St., 5, Yekaterinburg 620014, Russia
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

As you begin the visit there is a wonderful bronze temple, "Forged of Fonderies de Kyschtym." Very much liked the Alexi Kuzmich paintings, "October in the Urals" (1894) - a dark winter scene, and "Fire in the Forest" (1897). My favorite painting is "Shipka Pass"...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

The place reminds me a soviet era pile of exhibitions in Czech Republic/ Maybe Im just not in a wave

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Nice museum with various exhibitions. Helpful and friendly staff, even found one who spoke english and german fluently!

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

The displayed items include bronze and iron castings Russian art from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries, sculptures, paintings and prints of variable countries we like most one artist from Basel which I don`t remember her name but do remember her impressive painting. The museum...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

It is a great museum in Yekaterinburg featuring a great collection of famous Kasli iron art. There are also collections of Russian and foreign artists.

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

We spent about 80 minutes leisurely looking at the artworks on display. I photographed the vast majority of the pieces, either individually or in groupings. With my write-up on the tour, I’ll upload approximately 600 photos, likely covering over 85% of the displayed works of...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

The fine arts museum is situated right on the bank of Iset river. I visited it mainly to see the pavillion cast of pig iron for the Paris Universal Exhibition. The museum has a decent painting collection and a hall devoted to Zlatoust cold weapons...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

The museum is much bigger than it seems from the outside and needs at least two hours to see everything. The most impressive exhibit is the huge pavilion in the main hall, surrounded by lots of locally-carved metalwork. Upstairs there are some beautiful modern pieces...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Collection of Kasli cast iron and other works of art including the Pavilion that was exhibited at the Paris World Exhibition of 1900. Many examples of cast iron figures as well as various paintings/artwork on display.

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

The museum has the one feature, yhat is absent in most museums. The Urals is the place of masters for metal workout. So old masters, that had a deal with cast, tried to use it for different art objects. There are a lot of sculptures...More

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