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Mikhaylov or Mikhailov is a city (since 1778) in
Russia, the administrative center of the Mikhailovsky District of
the Ryazan Region.
Travel Destinations in Mikhaylov
Mikhaylov has a school of arts named after V.I.
Agapkin. In 2003, the Municipal Cultural Center was commissioned,
and two city libraries are operating.
The main cultural and
regional center of the Mikhaylov is the Mikhailovsky Historical
Museum. The building in which the museum is located, was built in
1910. The Mikhailovsky Historical Museum as a branch of the regional
museum is open to the public in 1979 after being transformed from
The main reason for the opening of the museum in the
city of Mikhailov was the fact that the city and district was one of
those in whose territory in November and December 1941 there were
battles with the Nazi invaders. The exposition of the school and
national museum dedicated to the hero of the USSR Anatoly Merzlov in
his homeland formed the basis of an open branch.
History of Mikhaylov
It was first mentioned in 1546 among other fortified towns in the
periphery of the Grand Duchy of Moscow. It was inhabited by the
Streltsy, cannonmakers, and carpenters, who formed slobodas around
the town. In 1618, Mikhaylov withstood a ten-day siege by the Polish
army. In 1708, the town became a part of Moscow Governorate and then
of Ryazan Vice-Royalty and Ryazan Governorate.
The city is one of the most important railway junctions in the
Ozherelye-Pavelets section of the Moscow Railway.
Mikhaylov pass federal highways:
Р132 Kaluga - Tula -
Mikhaylov - Ryazan.
E 119 P22 Kashira - Tambov - Volgograd -
The city is connected by regular bus service to Ryazan,
Moscow, Tula, Belgorod, Orel, there is a regular intracity message.