Saint-Petersburg Mining Museum
Established in 1773 under a decree of Catherine II.
The world’s third-largest natural-scientific exposition.
Among the museum’s collection are more than 230,000 exhibits, including rare minerals, gemstones and metals, the most extensive meteorite collection, historical and working models of mining equipment, paleontological finds, archive records.
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