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Tyumen Region

Coat of Arms Tyumen Region

1796 year can be considered the beginning of the existence of the Tyumen region, because it was then in the territory of the modern location of the region was created the first place, suitable for people - the Tobolsk province. Later it was renamed the Tyumen province, which first became part of the Urals region, then into the Omsk region. And only in 1944 the region was liberated from the patronage of others, and recognized as a separate region - the Tyumen region.

Acquaintance with the Tyumen region

The Tyumen Region is one of the largest regions of the Russian Federation, bordering several countries and other regions: the Republic of Komi, Kazakhstan, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Tomsk, Arkhangelsk, Omsk, Sverdlovsk, Kurgan regions. It includes several islands and is washed by the waters of the Kara Sea. The region is located on two river-arteries - Ob and Irtysh. The administrative center is Tyumen. It is a city that every tourist will meet with special warmth and affability.

The climate of the Tyumen region is quite diverse: on one side the region is attacked by the cold and prickly breathing of the Arctic, on the other hand - the dry and hot winds of Kazakhstan. Just because of the remoteness from the Atlantic and the barrier in the form of the Ural ranges, the Tyumen region suffers from insufficient humidity.

Sights of the Tyumen region

The Tyumen region is rich in historical places that will be of interest to every tourist. Among them there are a lot of museums that are cultural monuments. But every visitor to the Tyumen region should visit the regional museum of local lore, which is almost 140 years old. He is famous for the presence of two private collections of antiquities of Siberia, which were collected in tsarist Russia.

Popular is the Tyumen State Drama and Comedy Theater, which was founded in 1890 and still maintains the level and attracts both residents of the region and tourists. For the entertainment of children there is a Theater of dolls and masks, which will entice not only with its fabulous view, but also with beautiful performances and productions.

The favorite place for the inhabitants of the Tyumen region is the Gilev Grove, and the guests will be indifferent: huge pine trees that can be hidden from the scorching sun for more than 100 years, and green grass carpets-glades can satisfy any "gourmet" of forest nature and provide a place for rest.

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