20 May 2012, Sunday, 9:02
author: news agency "Bashinform"
The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov has visited several museums in Ufa, which joined the annual global action “The Night of Museums-2012”, the public affairs service of the President RB reported. 10 museums of the capital of Bashkortostan have taken part in the action this year. Rustem Khamitov has become acquainted with expositions of the Museums of the 112th Bashkir cavalry division, Republican Hall of Fame, art gallery “MIRAS”, memorial house-museum of Majit Gafuri and the Bashkir State Arts Museum by M.V. Nesterov.
For the reference: by the number of museums Bashkortostan holds the first place among Russian regions. There are 96 museums in Bashkortostan, including 25 state museums and 71 municipal ones.