The house of the mayor G.N. Botnikov museum

Kostroma region

Contact information

The city of Kostroma, ul. Sverdlova, building 10

Tel: +7 (910) 807-75-27, +7 (494) 231-22-08



Operating hours

Daily from 10:00 to 18:00

Ticket price

The price includes a tour service (more than 1 hour), including the programs: “The etiquette ruler, rules that must not be broken”, and “Music of Russian Painting”

Children (up to 14 years old) – 150 rubles

Preferential rates – 200 rubles

Adults – 250 rubles

Tasting program: Cheese and wine – priced on request

The founder of the museum

Nikolay Viktorovich Kuzovlev



About museum

The house was built in 1908 according to the project of the city architect Gorlitsyn for the city mayor G. N. Botnikov. From 1908 to 1912, it was used by him for representative functions. It is listed in the “Monuments of Architecture” register. In the nine rooms comprising an area of 290 square meters, the private collection that characterizes the life of the early 20th century is presented.