Workshop: “Creative Writing”

Digital reality and the development of technology have changed a lot in the world. The role of museums in modern society has also changed – from an enclosed space it has been transformed into an institution with an open, scientific, educational and cultural function. The role of museum staff in the protection and display of cultural heritage is immeasurable –...

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Opening of renovated Memorial House of Galaktion Tabidze

On July 22, the Union of Museums of Tbilisi City Hall - the renovated Memorial House-Museum of Galaktion Tabidze was opened. Galaktion Tabidze Memorial House-Museum is presented with an updated exposition, which means a museum and educational space in accordance with modern international standards. The museum fully preserves both the memorial features of the House-Museum and the museum needs. The...

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“Georgia and The XX Century” – The First International Conference

The Union of Museums of Tbilisi City Hall hosted the first international conference "Georgia and the XX Century" on September 19-20 at the Nadzaladevi Media Library of the Tbilisi Union of Multifunctional Libraries. The conference is based on the analysis of real facts and historical documents and its aim is to present the culture and art of the twentieth century with...

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Book Presentation-International book festival

The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums is a guest on  International Book Festival. On the festival, we invite you to a presentation of a new book “The Letters From The Past”. VakhtanG Javakhadze and the head of The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums Nini Sanadiradze will hold a speech. The publication consists of the letters of Olga Guramishvili, Ilia Chavchavadze,...

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Merab Kostava-80

26th of May The union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums, Merab Kostava memorial house museum celebrated the national-liberation leader Merab Kostava's 80th anniversary. Merab Kostava was born on 26th of May, his name is associated with the idea and fight for liberty. The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums-Merab Kostava memorial house museum hosted the evening with different activities.  During the day ...

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Museums days-“Literature Thursdays”

The Union of Tbilisi Municipal museums Ilia Chavchavadze memorial house-museum held "Literature Thursdays". The evening led by Mzia Nadiradze- Curator at Ilia Chavchavadze memorial house museum, Nini Sanadiradze- the head of The Union of Tbilisi Municipal museums, writers- Ninia Saglobelashvili, Zviad Kvaratskhelia, poets- Kote Javakhishvili, Soso Meshveliani, Eka Khvitsiani, translator- Tatia Mtvareladze. They share with the audience their own experience...

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Museum Days-The letters from the past

The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums due to Museum's Days introduced the new publication "The letters from the past". The book consists unpublished letters of ballet dancer  Vakhtang Chabukiani, conductor Zakharia Paliashvili, poet Galaktion Tabidze, writer Ilia Chavchavadze, the national hero-Merab Kostava, the writer-Mikhail Javakhishvili, etc. The letters were collected from the Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums close stocks. They...

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Museums days-“The old waltz”

The musical performance "The Old Waltz" took the place at The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums-Vakhtang Chabukiani house-museum due to "Museums Days". The visitors had a chance to browse Vakhtang Chabukiani vinyl collection, get know with his tastes in different genres and at list listen to the music and songs which ones great Georgian ballet actor used to listen. The...

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Apollo Musagetes (let’s talk about Balanchine)

The union of Tbilisi municipal museums leads the project “Georgian Culture and XX century”. Due to the project on Tuesday of every academic month, the public lectures take place. This Tuesday’s theme was Apollo Musagetes (let’s talk about Balanchine). The lecture held by Ilia Tavberidze the journalist. The main subject was how the choreography of Balanchine affects XX century, how...

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Museum Days-Resuscitate the Epoch

The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums- Nokoloz Baratashvili House-Museum celebrated Museums Days with the performance "Resuscitate the Epoch". During the night different activities took the place. The musical compositions and the poet battles were held during the whole night. The quarter from "School of Talents" opened the evening with classical songs. The second part of the show were different kinds...

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Museums Days-“Puppets and Marionettes from the Past”

The Union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums-Educational Center celebrated Museums Days with the performance "Puppets and Marionettes from the Past". During the performance, the visitors heard the history of the old and modern Georgian and overseas puppets and marionettes. Participants created several types of puppets. It the end, participants took part in the play with their own created marionettes. The Union...

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Museums Days-“Transfer the Tradition”

The union of Tbilisi Municipal Museums_Zakharia Pliashvili memorial house-museum on May  18-International Museums Day introduced the audience the performance “Transfer the Tradition”.The tradition of transfer the musical knowledge was the undivided part of the Paliashvili family.  During the performance, the conductor Shio Abrakhamia with Tbilisi Children’s Band took the floor. The band introduced Georgian and foreign folk and modern songs....

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