Museum of Matryoshka dolls and Traditional toys

Nizhny Novgorod region

Contact information

Semenov, ul. Chernyshevsky, building 1A

Tel.: +7 (831) 625-60-72, +7 (905) 665-42-33


Operating hours

Tuesday–Friday: from 9:30 to 17:30

Saturday–Sunday: from 9:30 to 14:00

Monday: Closed

Ticket price

Adults – 70 rubles

Children from 5 years old – 50 rubles


Adults – 400 rubles

Children – 300 rubles

Master class – 130-250 rubles

Founder of the museum

Oleg Korotkov



About museum

Activities of the museum include conducting excursions and master classes on painting Matryoshka dolls (nesting dolls) and wooden toys, and organizing exhibitions.

The museum collection contains traditional toys, matryoshkas, and wooden souvenirs, including those painted, carved, and inlaid with straw.