Aivazovsky National Art Gallery, Feodosia

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View a collection of 12,000 pieces of nautically themed artwork at Aivazovsky National Art Gallery. The former house of one of the world's most prominent marine artists, the gallery showcases paintings, photographs, and documents concerning the relationship between people and the sea. Featuring 417 of Aivazovsky's pieces, the site ranks as the most comprehensive exhibit of his works in the world. It also depicts the artist's life and legacy through written materials and memorabilia. Tour the rooms decorated with Venetian mirrors and antique Russian textiles. You'll see ornamented greeting cards dedicated to the artist and a variety of his personal belongings. In addition, check out the collections of porcelain and bronze creations at the site. Use our Feodosia travel planning app to add Aivazovsky National Art Gallery and other attractions to your Feodosia vacation plans.
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  • A small but truly genuine museum. The guide gave an excellent tour around giving some interesting fact about the way Aivazovsky worked. For example, I didn't know he painted the sea from memory.  more »
  • Surprisingly, such beautiful paintings are in such a poor environment. The area is far behind the advanced needs. But the art gallery is beautiful.  more »
  • I was lucky to visit the gallery, though I had to stay in an" hour and a half" long queue and it was raining on that day, The administration organizes excursions with letting not more than 10-15...  more »

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