Dmitri Mendeleev's Memorial Apartment-Museum
Dmitri Mendeleev's Memorial Museum Apartment is a museum apartment of the famous Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev, author of the Periodic Law. The scientist lived here from 1866 to 1890. The exhibition includes two main objects: a study and a research library. The environment of the final years of Mendeleev’s life is faithfully reproduced. It was here that he wrote his seminal work, the "Fundamentals of Chemistry", and discovered the famous periodic law. The library contains 20,000 valuable books and a personal archive of the scientist. In addition, on display are documents and manuscripts, an art collection and a collection of historic scientific instruments.