Decembrists Museum, Irkutsk
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This museum is located in the city center of Irkutsk and consists of two halls. Trubetkoy hall and Volkonsky hall. It has opened in 1970 but the items in the museum are even from 1925. It once belonged to the local history museum of Irkutsk but 2002 it received the status of an independent museum. In the Volkonsky hall you can see the culture of the people living in Irkutsk at the present time but there are also original items of famous Russian families for example Puschkin. In the Trubetkoy hall the fates of Siberian life and of the Tubetskoy family and other famous families are presented. All of the items you can find here are originals of which the museum is very proud of.