I have already shown the outside of the General
Alecsander Vasylievich Suvorov (1729-1800) Museum in album 104. Let`s see in inside.
It was built on Kirochnaya street, 43 in
1904 by the project of architect A.I.Gogen (with G.D.Grimm) exactly as
It seems that above by the perimeter of the halls cities occupied by the
Russian troops are named.
On the stained-glass window - Suvorov itself
The Museum consists of several halls -
the central (in which opposite the entrance the stained-glass window is
situated) and several halls to the right and to the left.
are not divided in floors - so the ceilings are very high.
I will not be able to show all the
exhibits (numbers nearly 100 thousands) but you will det some
In the most cases there are quoted tables near the
pictures but for example here I have forgotten to photograph it .
There are kernels and keys maybe.
The tobacco-box of Pavel the First
(without its edges).
Gold, varnish, glass, 1793-1801.
On the cameo - picture of Pavel the First bu Maria Fyodorovna the
The day of my visit occasionally
coincided with the Suvorov`s birthday so the entrance was free :)
The Chamberlain Key of Arkadiy
The gift of V.V.Molostvov, 1900.
On 14-th april 1798 Arkadiy Suvorov became the chamberlain of the
Grand Duke Aleksandr Pavlovich (future Emperor Aleksandr the First).
Book for the honorary visitor`s of the
Riga military general-major prince Aleksandr Arkadievich Suvorov.
The Kunersdorf battle of 1 august 1789.
On the model - the position of troops in 5 p.m. The prussians occupied
the Mulberg neight and attack unsuccesfully Russian and Austrian troops
on the Big Shpic height. For this attack Fridrich the Second placed his
batalions in column but all their attempts to pass the Kungrund ravine
were unsuccesful because of the bravery of unicn Russian - Austrian
troops. At that time Russian general P.A.Rumyantsev with the Austrian
general Laudon had beat off the Prussion cavalry attack and after that
the union troops made a counter-offensive.
The model was made by the Historical-military Figures Club members
S.N.Kondrashov, A.N. Nugdin, N.G.Rogulin in 1993-1994.
Russian cavalry gun.
Iron, steel, brass, wood.
It was made in 1778, was in using until the 19th century.
The paper-keeper of Emperor Pavel the
Bronze, gold, foundry, mintage.
The gift of general G.G.Sukhanov-Podkolzin,1900.
The cup with a Empress Anna Ioannovna
Glass, wood. Russia,1730th.
It was kept in the lifeguard Ismail Reegiment.
Museum which was created in her times.
K.Bacon,1795. Cardboard, water-colour.
This Bible was gifted by A.V.Suvorov to
the church of Konchanskoe village (built himself).
The gift of
Silver trumpets - the reward for
occupation of Berlin by Russian troops 28 September 1760.
To the left : Credential of
bestowing A.V.Suvorov on the merit noble of Holy Rome Empire, 1789.
The gift of Emperor Nickolay the Second, 1906.
A.V.Suvorov became a noble on 25 September 1789 for the victory in the
Rymnik battle with the Turkish army. The credential was kept in the
Winter palace library.
To the right : Credential of bestowing
A.V.Suvorov on the merit noble of Russian Empire.
The gift of Emperor Nickolay the Second, 1904.
On 3 October 1789 for the victory in the Rymnik battle with the Turkish
army A.V.Suvorov became a noble Suvorov-Rymniksky. The credential was
kept in theWinter palace library.
Here is the exit.
Already mentioned for
several times gifter V.V.Molostvov is the last owner of Suvorov`s
village Konchanskoye, one of A.V.Suvorov descendant.
Also V.P.Engelgard specially travelled through the Europe in order to
collect things connected with Suvorov.