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Mineral/Geology Museums in Russia

PhotoMuseum NameLocationDetails
Natural Scientific Museum of the Ilmen State ReserveMiass
the Sevastopol Museum of Stone
Севастопольский музей камня
the Sevastopol Museum of Stone
Севастопольский музей камня


Mineralogical Museum S.V.Zhigalova
Минералогический Музей С.В.Жигалова


Fersman Mineralogical Museum
Минералогическом музее им. А.Е. Ферсмана
MoscowMuseum world wide collections include more then 135000 items.Among them natural crystals, geodes, druzes and other kinds of mineral treasures. Articles made of stones by jewelers 18 - 20 centuries. Gemstones. Meteorites. and much more.
Gem State Museum of Colored Stones and GemsMoscow
The Earth Science Museum at Moscow State UniversityMoscow
The State Diamond FundMoscowThe Diamond fund is run by the Ministry of Finance. As well as the Russian crown jewels this contains an incredible display of diamond crystals, gold nuggets, platinum nuggets, etc.
Vernadsky State Geological MuseumMoscow

Murmansk Region

Kovdor Regional Museum of Local Lore
Ковдорский районный краеведческий музей
Murmansk Region
Kovdor museum today is one of the leading regional cultural institutions, it is here that the history of the region is preserved. Two large halls - exhibition and exposition, are always ready to pleasantly surprise residents and visitors of the city with the variety of exhibitions and the uniqueness of the exhibits.
The Museum-Exhibition Center of JSC "Apatit"Kirovsk,
Murmansk Region
The museum is run by JSC "Apatite", the Kirovsk branch of "FosAgro" group. It covers the history of mining in this part of Kola and has a significant collection of local minerals from the Khibiny massif.


St Petersburg Mining University MuseumSaint-Petersburg

Samarskaya Oblast

Geological and Mineralogical Museum of Samara State Technical University
Минералогический музей Самарского Государственного Технического Университета
Samarskaya Oblast


Stuckenberg Geological MuseumKazan,
sections on mineralogy, crystallography, paleontology, historical geology, fauna of the Ice Age, petroleum geology, geodynamic processes and human evolution.

Tomskaya oblast'

I.K.Bazhenova Mineralogical Museum
Минералогический музей имени И.К. Баженова
Tomskaya oblast'
Since the beginning of the formation, not only mineralogical collections came to the museum, but also exhibits in geology, petrography and paleontology.
Mineralogical Museum of Tomsk Polytechnic University
Минералогический музей НИ ТПУ
Tomskaya oblast'
The Museum of Mineralogy is located in the 1st building of TPU, formerly Gorny. Here is a unique collection of minerals, which was collected by many generations of geologists.


Museum of Stone
Музей камня
Ural Geological Museum
Уральский геологический музей
The main aim of the museum is accumulation, investigation, systematization of rock material of Ural deposits and its keeping for the next generations. The museum is a regional one. There are more than 40 thousand exhibits in its collections, reflecting the mineral riches and geology of the Urals.
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