What to visit in the Kemerovo regionMuseum-reserve “Tomsk Pisanitsa” located on the right Bank of the Tom river 55 km downstream from the city of Kemerovo. The basis of the Museum was an ancient sanctuary-a rock with drawings of the stone age. Tomsk scribe, having arisen at the end of the Neolithic, at the turn of the IV-III millennia BC existed as a sanctuary until the I Millennium BC Rock with drawings of ancient people on the banks of the river Tom, opened at the turn of the XVI-XVII centuries, for hundreds of years attracted the attention of researchers.The nature reserve “Kuznetskiy Alatau” was established on 27 December 1989. Its total area 412 900 hectares, located in South-Central Siberia in the highest part of the ridge of the Kuznetsk Alatau on the territory of the Village, Novokuznetsk and Mezhdurechensk districts of the Kemerovo region. Kuznetsk Alatau is not a single ridge, and consists of several ranges of medium height, between which are located the most beautiful river valleys.Kemerovo regional Museum of local lore is the leading and oldest Museum in the region, the largest repository of natural and historical monuments of Kuzbass, including the paleontological collection. The Museum was opened in 1929.Kuznetsk fortress, historical and architectural Museum.Kuznetsk fortress-a monument of history and architecture of Federal importance – is located in Novokuznetsk, Kemerovo region. The area of the fortress is about 20 hectares.KemSU Museum “Archaeology, Ethnography and ecology of Siberia” – this fascinating Museum is located in the city of Kemerovo. The Museum funds contain more than 130,000 items. In addition to materials on archeology and Ethnography of southern Siberia, there are copies of petroglyphs of Altai, Khakassia, Tuva, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, osteological, paleontological, Zoological, entomological and ornithological collections.
In the Kemerovo region there is a unique monument of rock art, culture and history of the peoples of Siberia – Tomsk Pisanitsa. Thousands of years ago from Tomsk rocks were the first inhabitants of Siberia, they left us amazing works of art, beautiful fossilized epic, which stood for millennia in the drawings.