Add to favorite
 
russian visa
    Chelyabinsk

Chelyabinsk is a large city in Russia, an administrative center of the Chelyabinsk Region. It played a key role as the war tank building centre during the Great Patriotic War.

The city population is 1 095 thousand persons (as of 2010) (rates the 8th largest city in the Russian Federation) and 1 400 thousand (2005) persons in the agglomeration including Kopeisk and other settlements. The millionth dweller was born here on October, 13th, 1976.

Chelyabinsk takes the area of around 530 square km.

It is a large transport hub with numerous railways and highways and an airport; the Trans-Siberian highway runs there.

Chelyabinsk is an important industrial center with enterprises of metallurgical, mechanical engineering and metal processing, instrumentation, light and food industries.

Places of interest:

Chelyabinsk has the Regional Museum of Local Lore, a number of Art Museums (Art Gallery, the Aleksandrovsky Hall and the Ural Pavilion), the Forest Museum, and the History of Medicine Museum.

There are several theaters in the city, including the Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, the State Academic Drama Theater, the State Drama Chamber Theater, the State Regional Puppet Theater, and the State Theatre of Young Spectators.



Tags: Chelyabinsk     


Region:


City:






Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



Chelyabinsk
  (Chelyabinsk Region)

Cities of the region

    Zlatoust
    Magnitogorsk
    Miass
    Kopeysk
    Ozyorsk
    Troitsk
    Snezhinsk
    Kyshtym
    Chebarkul
    Korkino
    Satka
    Yuzhnouralsk
    Tryokhgorny
    Asha

History

TAGS:
Shchusev Architecture Museum   Russian religion  Georgy Leman  Russian scientists  Live, Forest!   Olympics 2012  Debts  Russian models  Rada & Ternovnik  Moscow  Moscow events  Science Awards  Russian church  Russian directors  Russian business  Exhibition Fairs  Russian sportsmen  Morgan Stanley  Russian economy  Tomsk  Alexei German Jr.  Russian science  European Championship 2016  Erre  Misha Brusilovsky  Synagogue  reconstruction  Sevastopol  Russian businessmen  Leo Tolstoy  Russian tourism  Vladimir  Russian opera singers  Russian parliament  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Sergey Ivanov  bus tickets Russia FIFA  Russian ballet  Strugatsky Brothers  Voronezh   Russian Cinema  ROSCOSMOS  Kira Plastinina  Treasures  Kamchatka  Awards  St. Petersburg  Water Park  Vladimir Shinkarev  Exhibitions in Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites