Museum address: Mestia Municipality, 35, M. Khergiani str., Mestia
Date of establishment of the museum: 1983
Legal status of the museum: Non-entrepreneurial (Non-commercial) Legal Entity – Mestia Municipality Culture Centre
Museum type (profile): Memorial
Quantity of stored items: 458
Museum collection description: The museum houses materials belonging to famous Georgian alpinist Mikheil Khergiani (1932-1969) There are: alpinist’s memorial things and different exhibits of life Svaneti: icons, furniture, vessels, agrarian work implements, clothes, alpinist’s implements, also paintings and different publication about alpinism.
Working hours: Everyday, except Monday, 10.00 – 18.00
Ticket price: 3 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: Exhibitions related to Mikheil Khergiani in schools
Educational programmes: “Georgian Mountaineering School”
Total space of the museum: 1376 m²
Display space: 278.5 m²
Temporary exhibition: 108 m²
Storage space: 9.5 m²