“Marc Chagall’s Museum in Vitebsk”
Marc Chagall Art Center
Putna Street, 2, Vitebsk
Marc Chagall Museum
Putna Street, 2
Established in 1992, it constantly exhibits graphic works by Marc Chagall
(lithographs, wood cuts, etchings, aquatints). The Art Center's collection
consists of a series of illustrations to Nikolay Gogol's poem "Dead Souls" (1923-1925), a series of colored lithographs from the Bible Scenes, made in 1956 and 1960; a cycle of colored lithographs "Twelve Tribes of Israel" (1960) and other works by Marc Chagall.
House of Marc Chagall
Pokrovskaya Street, 11, Vitebsk
Marc Chagall spent his early days in the house in Pokrovskaya street which was built by the artist's father in the early 1900th. He wrote about this period of his life in the autobiographical book "Ma vie" (My Life).
The House Museum was opened in 1997. Its collection consists of household articles which were in use at the turn of XIX-XX cc., as well as the copies of archival documents and works by Chagall, relating to the artist and his family's life in Vitebsk.
- Monday and Tuesday from the 1st of October till the 1st of April;
- Monday from the 1st of April till the 1st of October.
Telephones for preliminary excursion booking:
+375 212 48 55 54 (fax);
+375 212 48 55 68 (Art-centre);
+375 212 66 34 68 (House-museum).
Price for visiting the cultural establishment “Marc Chagall’s Museum in Vitebsk” from the 1st of April 2015:
- 2,5 Byelorussian roubles (BYR) – an entrance ticket
- 1,5 BYR – an entrance ticket for school children and students;
- 12 BYR – an excursion
These are the prices for entrance tickets and excursions to each of the museum.
While visiting the House-museum as a group, it may consist of 1 to 25 people.
While visiting the Art centre as a group, it may consist of 1 to 40 people.