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Postal Station (Aksay)

Postal Station (Aksay)

 

 

 

Location: Chapaev Street (Улица Чапаева) 264

Constructed: 19th century

 

 

 

 

 

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Description of the Postal Station

Postal Station is a small one storey white building that was constructed in the 19th century. It is situated in the historic city center adjacent to the Aksay Military History Museum. In addition to the main caretaker house Postal Station also has the hotel building for guests, carriage house, a well and a gazebo for relaxing. Aksay Postal Station is less famous for its architecture, but for people who once passed through these lands. This included Griboedov, Lermontov, Leo Tolstoy, Tchaikovsky, Pushkin and many other famous historical figures. The exposition of the Postal Station in Aksay contains a collection dedicated to horse- drawn transport used by the mailing service in Russian in the 19th century. Additionally there are numerous original items from the 19th century that were commonly used at the time.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Transportation

 

Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

 

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

 

Interesting information and useful tips

 

 

 

 

 

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