Tbilisi Museums
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Tbilisi Museums
Admission is free for: Children under 6 Vulnerable adults The stuff of Georgian and foreign museums. Disabled people of the 1st and 2nd category. Specialists and students at their scientific researches.

 

 Janashia Museum

Janashia museum formerly called as the state museum of history of Georgia is located on Rustaveli avenue, (the main avenue of Tbilisi). S. Janashia museum of Georgia was founded in 1852 on the 10th of May , when the Caucasian department of the geographical  society of the Russian empire was created.  In 1865 on its basis   the  Caucasian museum  was formed by the initiative of Gustav Rade.

address: Rustaveli avenue 3, Tbilisi

tel: +995 32 998022

fax: +995 32 982133

The price of the  ticket vary according to the age of the visitors:

Grown ups -3GEL
Students- 1, 5 GEL
Pupils- 0,5 GEL
Tours  accompanied by the guide – 10GEL.

Admission is free for: Children under 6; Vulnerable adults; The stuff of Georgian and foreign museums; Disabled people of the 1st and 2nd category; Specialists and students at their scientific research.

 

Puppet Museum

 Puppet theater was launched in 1937. Its collection makes positive impression on the viewers of all generation. In 1990 the puppet museum was robbed and several exhibits  are missing now. Since the robbery  the  museum stopped functioning  but in 2008 with the initiative of  Tbilisi City Hall the rehabilitated puppet museum still started accepting the viewers.

Today it holds an unique collection of puppets : Flamenco dancers, proud Indian chiefs, Jap ladies in silk kimonos, here you will also see the characters from the Georgian novels and fairy tales. Some of the puppets are clockwork. Visit the puppet theatre  , the clockwork and  ordinary puppets will surprise you.

address: Shavteli N 17a, Tbilisi

tel: +995 32 995337

Working hours: every day except Monday 

In Summer -11:00am-18:00pm  In Winter - 11:00am-17:00pm
Admission: for children- 1 GEL; for adults -3 GEL