The Jury of “Museum Olympus” has distinguished the History of Money 05.12.2016
“Museum Olympus” is the first professional award in the museum business resented in Saint Petersburg since 2009.
In 2016, 35 organizations submitted 75 requests. There are a few categories in the competition – “Museum of the Year”, “Exhibition of the Year”, “Exposition of the Year”, “Museum Book”, “Museum for Children”, “Prestige of Saint Petersburg”. The award of the Governor of Saint Petersburg and special awards “For the support in the development of the museum business in Saint Petersburg” and “For a distinguished contribution into the development of the museum business in Saint Petersburg”.
According to the competition results, the Central Naval Museum was chosen the Museum of the Year. Tsarskoye Selo Reserve Museum won the “Exposition of the Year” category (for the permanent exposition “Arsenal of Tsarskoye Selo. The Imperial Arms Collection”).
The History of Money Exposition created on the initiative and at the expense of Goznak received an honorary diploma (Vasily Yurievich Pankratov, Director of the State “Gatchina” Reserve Museum bestowed it).
We would like to remind you that since October 1, 2016 the History of Money Exposition is open for both individual visitors and organized groups daily, except for Thursday, 10.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m. The Exposition is located within the territory of the Peter and Paul Fortress, in the building of Anninskiy Cavalier.