An important part of the discoveries of mammoths, bison, woolly rhinoceros, muskox, cave lions and other animals long extinct were made in Yakutia. The Mammoth Museum was created in 1991 in Yakutsk as... View mapLearn more
The collection of the museum of Fine Arts in Yakutsk contains items of plastic and decorative arts from the region, Russian art from the 18th to the early 20th century and foreign art from the 17th to... View mapLearn more
The museum of Glaciology, founded from the Institute of Glaciology of the Russian Academy of Science in Yakutsk, is one of the most popular sites in the region.
It is in the institute that is located... View mapLearn more
The Yaroslavsky State Museum of the History and Culture of the Northern Peoples is one of the oldest and richest museums in Siberia and Far East. The museum was founded on the initiative of political deportees... View mapLearn more
The Music and Folklore Museum of the peoples of the Republic of Sakha-Yakutia is located in the building of the Russian-Asian Bank built at the end of the 20th century.
In 6 halls are displayed unique... View mapLearn more
Yakutsk Literary Museum opened on April 17th, 1970. It was named after Platon Oyunsky (1893-1939), politic and public man, writer, linguistic scholar, who suffered from a measure of repression in 1938.... View mapLearn more
The Drama Theatre in Yakutsk was founded in 1920 after the members of the Poetry and Literature Enthusiasts Circle performed a play from Gorky's work “The Lower Depths”. In 1998 the theatre received... View mapLearn more
Today, Saint Nicolas Cathedral is the main Orthodox place of worship in Yakutsk and Yakutia. The history of the cathedral started by the construction of a wooden church in 1719, replace by a stoned building... View mapLearn more
The Transfiguration Church is the oldest preserved and still working church in Yakutsk. It was built between 1838 and 1845 with funds from brothers merchants Soloviev.
Initially the church was lavishly... View mapLearn more
This zoo opened on January 26th 2001. It is the only zoo that works in such extremely cold temperatures. It is also well-known for receiving any kind of wild animals and dispensing veterinary care for... View mapLearn more