Opening of the Bank of Abkhazia Museum

19-05-2021 17:03

On May 14, the official opening ceremony of the Bank of Abkhazia Museum took place in Sukhum. The ceremony was attended by President of the Republic of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhania, Speaker of the Parliament Valery Kvarchia, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Abkhazia Alexey Dvinyanin and Director of the International Cooperation Department of the Bank of Russia Andrey Lipin.

The Museum of the Bank of Abkhazia displays about 500 exhibits illustrating the 2500 - year history of monetary circulation in our country. The main hall of the museum is divided into sectors dedicated to: antiquity, the Middle Ages, Russian Empire, period of revolution (1917-1922), Soviet and modern periods.

The Bank of Abkhazia Museum is open to everyone. The museum is open on weekdays, except Monday, from 11:00 to 18:00, and on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 to 17:00. Break from 14:00 to 15:00.