Historic, educational and commercial value of mining history museums

N.K. Grin’ko, V.D. Grun’, V.G. Lunev

The article continues the review of mining history and mining industry museums in the USA and Poland. A substantial part of the article is the description of Russian mining museums: Leningrad Mining Institute Museum, Gornozavodskoy Ural open-air museum in Nizhmi Tagil, Zmeinogorsky Museum in Altai, Krasnaya Gorka Museum in Kemerovo and some other museums. The authors call for the government support to the development of the mining museum network in Russia.

№4 (104) 2012

Mining Industry Journal №2 2012, p.118