Ticket price (without excursion): for children – 30 roubles, for adults – 50 roubles
The doors of the Velsk Regional Studies museum,magnificent and one of the best museums in the Arkhangelsk region, are opened for the visitors and the citizens.
Here you can choose one of the excursions: “The Povazhye history from the ancient times till the beginning of the 20th century” and “Nature and its resources of the Velskiy district”, “The Velsk town in the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th“ and many others.
At the exhibition “Men’s area” you can learn lots of new and interesting things about traditional crafts of the local peasants – tar-distilling, hunting, pottery, weaving and others.
The museum is the main keeper of written and material sources on the history of Velsk and the Velskiy district. It was founded in 1919, based on the private collection of ancient items of the peasant V.F. Kulakov.