Journey through historical and cultural sites of the Urals – Road.Travel

Journey through historical and cultural sites of the Urals

Road Trip Route. P.P. Bazhov House Museum, Sysert Local History Museum, Scarlet Field, State Historical Museum of the South Urals, Chelyabinsk State Museum of Fine Arts, Walk around Chelyabinsk Arbat, Sosnovsky District Museum of Regional History and Local Lore, Stone tents of the lake Big Allaki, Kaslin Historical and Art Museum, Temple of the Ascension, .

Journey for history lovers and those who want to get to know their native land, learn about the life of locals in different eras, enjoy painting and see a large number of antique objects. In 3 days you will visit many museums, visit the ancient house of the author of the famous "Ural Fairy Tales", see sculptures and cast iron products, get acquainted with the cultural life of Chelyabinsk and see a piece of Chelyabinsk meteorite. In addition, you will visit a picturesque natural monument - the Stone Tents of Lake Big Allaki. A very exciting, rich and informative journey awaits you!

History and Culture, 🎅 Winter Trips. From: Yekaterinburg

Eugenia Laputina. Traveller.

Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Sysert and Chelyabinsk

On the first day of the trip we will go to Sysert, where we will visit 2 museums: the house-museum of P.P. Bazhov and the Sysert Local History Museum. Then we'll go to Chelyabinsk, where we'll see an unusual sculpture, visit the historical park and walk around Chelyabinsk Arbat.


Gazpromneft filling station #25

Let's hit the road! To feel more confident on the road, come to the filling station "Gazpromneft" - refuel with quality fuel to full, inflate the tires, fill the washbasin and take coffee with healthy snacks! Cool emotions from the trip!

P.P. Bazhov House Museum

Let's visit the house where the writer P.P. Bazhov, the author of the famous "Ural Tales" - stories about the Mistress of the Copper Mountain, the Silver Hoof and the Sinyushny Well lived. Here you will learn facts about his life, his childhood and family, see the interior decoration of the house, a closet, hay and also a recreated garden. You can sign up for the tour [on site]( The day off is Monday.

Sysert Local History Museum

In Sysert we will visit another museum. Here we will learn the history of the city, see the ancient household items: furniture, chests, charmancers, watches, various statuettes, porcelain dishes, bombs and grenades, a collection of minerals and many other interesting objects! You can make an appointment for the tour [on site]( Weekends: Monday and Tuesday.


After a busy morning, we'll go to lunch at the cafe. The menu offers dishes of Serbian cuisine. You can taste cevapcici, mold, veal chorbu and other national dishes. There are also various snacks, salads and pasta in the menu. They're serving big portions here!

Малые Аллаки

Let's make a little stop by the lake. We'll have a rest, take a walk, get some fresh air and go to meet new adventures! And now let's feel the atmosphere of silence and calmness.

Сфера любви

We have reached Chelyabinsk, and the first point of acquaintance with the city will be very unusual and original street sculpture. The sculpture was made in Italy and opened to the 264-year-old city. The sculpture is made in the form of metal trees holding a blue glass dome. Under the dome you can see the figures of a girl and a boy who fly towards each other. It is one of the favorite places of the citizens and tourists.

Алое Поле

Before dinner, we'll go to Scarlet Field Park. The park is a historical place. In the end of the XIX - beginning of the XX centuries merchants came here regularly and fairs were held. Also in the park you can enter the Alexander Nevsky Church, which is an object of cultural heritage of the Chelyabinsk region.

Redactor (Редактор)

We're going to a restaurant for dinner. The menu offers a wide range of Russian and European dishes: snacks, salads, soups, pasta and risotto, meat and fish dishes, hot smoked dishes. Enjoy the dishes and cozy atmosphere!


After a hearty dinner we will go to the evening promenade on the Chelyabinsk Arbat. In the evening there are lanterns, and in winter the Christmas garlands shine. There are also several sculptures on the way. We rest and tune up for at least a busy day.

Day 2: Cultural Day in Chelyabinsk

The second day of the trip we will spend in Chelyabinsk, visiting museums and art galleries. The day will begin with a walk through the Central Park, then we will go to the Historical Museum, and after us will wait for 2 branches of the Museum of Fine Arts. And in the evening we'll go to an interesting restaurant for dinner.

Gagarin Park (ЦПКиО им. Гагарина)

We'll start the day by visiting Central Park. The park is cozy and full of greenery. We'll take a walk through the forest, sit by the pond. In summer you can rent skates, a bicycle, a boat, and in winter you can skate.

Государственный исторический музей Южного Урала

Let's go to the history museum. The museum holds more than 300 thousand different items. You will learn the history of the South Ural Mountains, the peculiarities of their nature, look at the household items of the indigenous people, you will also see expositions devoted to the First and Second World Wars. This is where the shard of a meteorite that fell in 2013 is stored! For more detailed information and wishes to book the excursion you can [on site]( From Monday to Friday the museum is open from 10:00, and from Saturday to Sunday from 11:00.

Картинная галерея

We will visit the Museum of Fine Arts and enjoy the works of great artists and not only. We will visit the exhibition "Russian Art of XVIII-XX centuries", which presents the works of Aivazovsky, Perov, Shishkin and other artists. At the exhibition "Ancient Russian Art" we will see icons, ancient handwritten books. And at the exhibition "Porcelain" we will consider elegant figurines, vases and dishes. More detailed information can be found [on site]( Monday's a day off.

Broadway street

It's time for a little refreshment and a little break. The menu includes appetizers, salads, snacks, pizza and pasta, Japanese meat and fish dishes, grilled dishes and desserts, as well as a wide range of non-alcoholic drinks.

Челябинский государственный музей изобразительных искусств

We will visit the second building of the Museum of Fine Arts. We will start with the hall named after the architect E. V. Alexandrov and continue to get acquainted with fine arts. In the Ural Pavilion we will get acquainted with folk crafts, and in the art salon "Governor" - with works of graphic artists and painters. More detailed information can be found [on site]( Monday's a day off.

Театральная площадь

After a rich cultural program we will go for a breath of fresh air and a little walk on Theatre Square, where the Chelyabinsk Drama Theatre named after Naum Orlov is located.


For dinner we will go to a very unusual and interesting restaurant, made in the Soviet style with interesting designer finds. You can choose the hall: "Library", "Kitchen", "Communal", Vip-room "Lenin", Vip-room "Collector". Table reservation is available [on site]( The menu offers cold and hot appetizers, side dishes, meat and fish dishes, grilled dishes, dishes cooked according to "Grandma's recipe", soups, pastries, desserts.

Day 3: Museum of History, lake with rocks, cast-iron sculptures.

The third day of the trip will begin with a visit to the Sosnovsk Museum of Local History, then we will go to the picturesque lake with rocks, and then - to the museum of Kaslin casting, where we will see sculptures and items made of cast iron.

Sosnovsky District Historical and Local Lore Museum

The day will begin with a visit to the Sosnovsky Museum of Local History. Here we will learn the history of Sosnovsky district, see interesting examples of decorative and applied art and interior decoration of the Cossack hut: antique furniture, kitchen utensils and many other interesting things! More details about the museum can be found [on site]( The museum is open from Tuesday to Saturday.

Gazpromneft filling station #211

It's a great trip, isn't it? And for it to be dynamic, come to the Gazpromneft filling station, take water and a snack.

Большие Аллаки

We'll make a stop by the lake. It's a peaceful and picturesque setting. We'll rest, climb the rocks and just have a good time!

Cafe Stradivarius

We're going to a cozy cafe for lunch. Here you can taste ravioli, lasagna, meat fondue, wok noodles and rolls, pasta, pancakes, desserts and other delicious dishes!

Kaslin Historical and Art Museum

Next stop is the Kaslin Casting Museum. Here you will see many different sculptures, and even the most ordinary objects that will surround you: a carved table, bench, chair, floor - all made of cast iron. More details about the museum can be found [on site]( The weekend is Sunday.

Храм Вознесения Господня

After the museum, you can enter the temple. The temple was built as a Byzantine central-dome style in the XIX century at the expense of local residents.

Cafe "Matryoshka"

Before the road stop for a dinner in a cafe with a very original interior and a Russian stove, samovars, dolls, logs and many other details. Good choice of salads, hot dishes, desserts. Cozy atmosphere, polite staff!