Visit of the emperor Alexander III and the empresses Maria Fedorovna to the Historical museum, in the days of coronation celebrations.
Public inauguration of the museum and 11 exposition’s rooms of the first order.
Count Alexey Sergeyevich Uvarov – museum chairman’s companion – died.
The valid councilor of state Ivan Egorovich Zabelin is appointed museum chairman’s companion.
Empress Maria Fedorovna’s gift of ancient Russian millinery collection.
Exposition of the picture “Frina at the Poseidon celebration in Eleuzise” that was bought by the emperor Alexander III.
Heir crown prince of Russian Empire Nikolas Alexandrovich gifts for the museum a collection of Abyssinian weapon.
The final touches are put on in the museum’s Novgorod room.
The final touches are put on in the museum’s Vladimir room.
The final touches are put on in the museum’s Suzdal room.
The museum organizes “F.M.Dostoevsky Room” where there are over 4000 writer’s belongings acquired from his widow A.G.Dostoevskay.
The museum acquires the archeologist D.J.Samokvasov’s collection where there are the most valuable finds from the grave-mound Black entombment.
Inauguration of the exposition of new pictures by I. E. Repine.