Add to favorite
 
russian visa
    Perm-36

Perm-36 (Memorial Museum of History of Political Repressions)

Russias only museum of the history of political repressions is situated in the Perm Region.

It is located right in the premises of the former camp for political prisoners in Kuchino Village of Chusovsky District.

In the Soviet period lots of free-thinking people, among them writers, scientists and right defenders went through the hard trial of this camp near Chusovaya River. Many prisoners died there due to severe conditions.

The labor camp Perm-36 existed for a record-breaking long period, till 1988. It was the last closed of all the Russian camps for political prisoners. By the time of its closing the camp Perm-36 had two branches: a special regime colony and a high security zone.

The museum includes remains and reconstructed premises of the camp (aka correctional labor colony) for political prisoners, where dissidents, far-outers, active fighters for human rights, opponents of a communistic mode, advocates of national independence - politicians, public figures, writers, scientists - suffered and perished in the hardest conditions.

Read more...

READ ARTICLES ABOUT PERM TERRITORY...



Tags: Perm Territory     


Region:


City:






Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map

Perm-36
  (Perm Territory)

Cities of the region

    Perm
    Kungur
    Solikamsk
    Berezniki
    Osa
    Khokhlovka
    Cherdyn
    Lysva
    Kudymkar
    Chusovoy
    Chaykovsky
    Krasnovishersk


TAGS:
Fans  Russian Railways  Entertainment Center   Dmitri Hvorostovsky  investment  travel to Russia  Children's Writers  Russian National Parks  St. Petersburg  Arno Rafael Minkkinen  Yevgeny Urlashov  Exhibitions in Moscow  Resources  Russian media  Chiharu Shiota  Maria Sharapova  Tikhaya Bay  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  BurgasAlexandroupoli pipeline   Christmas  Vsevolod Voinov  Valery Kapterev  Russian Cinema  Russian churches  Mikhail Sholokhov  Festivals in Moscow  Russian tourism  sanctions  Russian religion  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Museums in Samara  new aircrafts  Russian Music Instruments  Russian business  Russian regions  Russian Rock Music  Varvarka Street  Moscow Zoo  Moscow  Michael Mestetsky  Alexey Navalny  Russian Metro  human rights  Russia opposition  plant symbol  Norilsk Nickel  Robots  Eurovision  Petr Miturich  Alexandrinsky Theatre  


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites