Svaneti Museum in Summer 2015

21 October 2015 - 21 October 2015

Svaneti Musesum hosted a variety of events in the summer 2015. The museum has opened an educational center, media library, the exhibition of Georgian famous photographer Guram Tikanadze. Also the "Museum Talks", performances, public lectures, educational programs with the participation of children living in the mountains region and many other interesting activities were held at the museum. 


09.07.2015 Public lecture "In the Center of the Hurricane - Wartime Cultural Heritage Preservation in Tell Mozan, Syria, 2011-2015" by California University professor Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati.

11.07.2011 In the framework of the educational program, The lecture "how to protect and take care of manuscripts and printed books" by Darejan Gogashvili.

14.07.2015 Rustaveli theatre performance "Stumar-Maspindzeli" at the Museum Yard. 

24.07.2015 Educational program "Ceramic Restoration".

26.07.2015 Educational program "Georgian Coins".

27.07.2015 Museum Talks -"On Byzantine Things: Exhibition and Experience" by the University of Texas at Austin professor Glenn Peers. 

29.07.2015 Opening of the Educational Center, Media Library and Guram Tiakanadze's Photo Exhibition. 

29.07.2015 Museum Talks: "What the coins from Svaneti narrate" by Maia Pataridze.

31.07.2015 Spectacle "Mountain ballad" dedicated to the Alexandra, Simon and Alyosha, mountaineers from the Japaridze family performing by the Rezo Tabukashvili Literature Theatre. 

04.08.2015 Museum Talks: "Traditional ways of Wooden Carpentry and Museum restoration-conservation practice" by Vakhtang Xoshtaria. 

04.08.2015 Educational Program "Care of Nature" by Gia Todua. 

07.08. 2015 Memorial evening dedicated to the famous Georgian mountaineer Ilia Gabliani.  

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