Vladimir Putin to visit exhibition dedicated to 2000th anniversary of Derbent
Makhachkala, November 3, 2015. The Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit the State Historical Museum on Red Square. An exhibition dedicated to the 2000th anniversary of Derbent has recently opened in the Museum.
The exhibition consists of several sections that show the main stages of historical development of Dagestan. Thus, the exhibition presents ancient bronze utensils, pottery and medieval highlanders’ hut. A separate part tells of arrival of the Russian Emperor Peter I in Derbent. Particular emphasis is made on the contemporary life in the republic, TASS informs.