Varlam Makharoblidze Tsageri Historical Museum Historical (local) Museums

Museum Address: Tsageri Municipality, 59, Shota Rustaveli str., Tsageri
Date of establishment of the the museum: 1937
Legal status of the museum: Non-entrepreneurial (non-commercial) legal entity Tsageri Municipality Culture Centre
Museum type (profile): Historical
Quantity of stored items: 11 000

Museum collection description: The museum houses archaeological collections from Lower Svaneti and Lechkhumi regions (West Georgia) mostly are dated Bronze Age and Antiquity periods. Among the items are: bronze horse rider, bronze treasury, stylized eastern and Cholchian bronze axes, Caucasian sickle, Hittite bridle, Stone Age implements – axes, arrowheads, knives; collection of coins – coin of Alexander the Great, Cholchian tetri, etc.; rare books (XIX c.). Branch: Lado Asatiani House Museum (village Bardnala).

Working hours: Everyday, except Sunday, 10.00 – 17.00
Ticket price: Schoolchildren – 1 GEL., Students and Adult – 2 GEL.
Free admission: Children up to age of 6; Georgian and Foreign Museum staff, ICOM members (cardholders with ID), people with disabilities (upon presentation of valid ID), refugees.

Exhibitions: Permanent expositions
Educational Programmes:
Publication: Museum catalogue
Total space of the museum: 431.3 m²
Display space: 250 m²
Temporary exhibition:
Storage space: 52 m²