Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS
russian visa


Primorye: Artyom
November 9, 2017 01:24


(Source: http://online-video.su)

There are no ancient monuments in the city, but there is a Palace of Culture which is compared with the Concert Hall named after Tchaikovsky. Artyom was founded in 1924 as a miner’s settlement. Its history started with the discovery of deposits of brown coal in Southern Primorye and the construction of the Zybunny mine.

The status of a city was given to Artyom in 1938. This is the fourth largest city (after Vladivostok, Nakhodka and Ussuriysk) of Primorsky Krai. The name was given to Artyom after the pseudonym of the Soviet party and state leader F.A. Sergeyev (1883-1921).

The son of the revolutionary Artyom was the adopted son of Stalin. He was one of the pioneers of local coal mines. In the early 1990s many coal mines closed. Now the city has operating construction enterprises, metal works, a tire repair factory, piano factories, carpet-producing, knitting, and furniture-producing industries, food industry enterprises.

Artyom SDPP is located nearby; it supplies electricity to the Southern Primorye. The products of the Artyom Porcelain Factory are famous in the whole region, and the tea set “Golden Leaves” produced by the factory was even demonstrated at the World Exhibition in Montreal. Sometimes Artyom is called the second literary capital of Primorye: because of the interesting writers and poets who live there.


Sources: http://strana.ru 

Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags:      

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Primorye: Legends Of Dalnegorsk Kalyazin's Historical Dates Terskol Mountains Discover Kaliningrad: History of the Fort of Koenigsberg Kalmykia: Local Pecularities









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Flowers Delivery

search on the map
TAGS:
Ivan Kramskoi  Andrey Bartenev  Russian opposition  Transportation  Fyodor Bredikhin  Russia international  Republic of Tatarstan  terrorism  Russian history  Zenit  Tosno  Russian Cinema  Russian tourism  Presidential Regiment  Parliament in Action  Books  human behaviour  Kostroma  Fyodor Tyutchev  Football  Sergei Lukyanenko  Victor Tikhonov  Jennifer Lopez  Media Markt  Moscow Theatres  Russian business  Soviet Symbols  Exhibitions in Moscow  Kinotavr  Russian Winter  Museums of Izhevsk  Nikolai Drozdov  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Russian Literature  Russian music  Smolensk Monuments  Film Festival "Eurasian Bridge"   Suzdal  Christ the Savior Cathedral  Russian women  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian cuisine  Moscow  Show Business  Archeology  Yakutia  Gorodovikovsk  Igor Sechin  Islamic Art  Painting 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites