Moscow Sights


Chekhov House Museum (Dom-muzey Chekhova)

Chekhov House Museum (Dom-muzey Chekhova) Review

The sign "Dr. Chekhov" still hangs from the door of this home where Chekhov resided from 1886 to 1890. The rooms are arranged as they were when he lived here, and some of the furniture, such as two sturdy desks covered in green felt, belonged to the author's family. One room showcases photos and memorabilia from Chekhov's trek to the island of Sakhalin in the Russian Far East. Overall, the materials on display at the museum are not particularly enthralling, so unless you are a Chekhov diehard, this is far from an essential stop.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 6 ul. Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya, Ulitsa Bolshaya Nikitskaya, Moscow, 123001
  • Phone: 495/691–6345
  • Cost: 100R
  • Hours: Tues., Wed., Fri.–Sun.11–6; Thurs. 1–8; closed last day of the month.
  • Subway: Barrikadnaya
  • Location: Ulitsa Bolshaya Nikitskaya
Updated: 11-26-2013

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