Artists / Pskov Historical, Architectural and Art Museum Complex
The museum in Pskov has been opened since 1876. Nowadays it is united; it consists of the main museum and 5 affiliations located within different parts of Pskov Region. The basic museum complex occupies the whole block, it consists of the several parts uniting buildings of different epoch.
Archaeological items, manuscripts and early printed books, icons and silver works from Pskov churches and monastries were the basic of the collection of the Museum. During the Second World War a part of the collections was lost.