1945 – 1977


1945
Re-evacuation of museum collections was finished.
The museum collection numbered 2041710 objects.

 


1946
Thirty rooms covered the period from the earliest times till the first half of the 19th century were opened for visitors.

 


1947
Exhibition «Defeat of Fritz near Moscow.1941-1942».

 


1954
Fine art restorers A.D.Korin and K.A.Fedorov under I.E.Grabar’s supervision restored a V.M.Vasnetsov’s panel-painting “Stone Age”.

 


1955
An exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of A.V.Oreshnikov’s day of birth was opened.

 


1956
According the decree of the Council of Ministers of the RSFSR, the museum acquired a right in gratuitous receiving of samples of issued orders, medals, coins, decorations and currency note of the USSR.

 


1957
A full re-exposition was finished, all rooms of the museum covered the period since the earliest times till the 19th century were opened.

 


1960
An ancient boat (by III thousand BC) found in the village Shchuch’ye of the Voronezh Region was exhibited in the archaeological room №4.

 


1961
A Belarus archaeological historical and social expedition (headed by S.G.Fedorova) was accomplished.

 


1964
The museum realized 13 archaeological historical and social expeditions and purposed to collect material on history of the 20th century.

 


February, 1972
For the big contribution to the development of historical science and in connection with its 100th anniversary, the State Historical Museum was awarded the order Lenin.

 


1973
In Berlin, in the Museum of German history, it was opened an exhibition “From the remote past”.

 


May, 1977
The State Historical Museum welcomed the guests of the General Conference ICOM that passed in Moscow and Leningrad.

 


1977
Exhibition «BAM (Baikal-Amur Mainline) as a building area of the century».

 

Current exhibitions

“For our friends.” On the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the war for the liberation of Bulgaria

26 May, 2017 — 4 Sep., 2017

“Handsome man. Russian elegant in the second half of the XVIII – beginning of the XX century”.

15 Mar., 2017 — 28 Jul., 2017

Exhibitions in 2017

1 Jan. — 31 Dec., 2017