TULA - CITY - HERO
IN THE NORTH OF THE MIDDLE-RUSSIAN HIGHLIGHTS, IN THE MERGING OF THE RIVER UZY. TOOLS AND VORONKA DISCLOSED ON THE HALF HANDS REDUCING THE RADIUSES OF THE STREETS TO THE RED-SCAMING KREMLIN, ANCIENT AND ETERNAL YOUNG CITY
CITY-TRUCYNIC, CITY-WARRIOR, CITY-HERO
About him is our story. About its history, from antiquity to the present day, about the economy, culture, heroic traditions. About people who have glorified their beloved city with their work, talent, courage and legendary craftsmanship.
We will go out with you to the streets and squares, where in the tree and the stone of the century the past met with the twentieth century. Let's look at those cherished places where the memory of the events and persons who entered the history not only of Tula, but of our beautiful Motherland, makes the heart beat harder.
In the workshops of factories, factories, in the laboratories of scientists, in schools, in institutions, we will feel the pulse of modern life, its rapid run-up.
We will open the doors to museums that store the secrets of beauty, priceless relics that have come down to us from many generations.
We look in theaters, parks, squares, palaces of culture, where the Tula people rest and where they create the beautiful.
We will see today craftsmen, mastery of crafts and skill to work with wood, metal not inferior to famous ancestors. Their handicrafts are so skillful that Levsha would have to sweat in competition with them.
Of course, our story will be incomplete, if we do not step over the city. Around him sparkles golden historical and cultural ring. The road to the east leads to the Kulikovo field - the field of Russian glory. To the south we will go - we will come to Yasnaya Polyana, where he created his immortal creations Leo Tolstoy. And further - Kolotovka, Bezhin meadow, those Chernivka places where Turgenev's trails lay. In the west - Belev and Mishenskoe, the nest of the poet VA Zhukovsky, whose meaning for the word Russian, as V.G. Belinsky said, is "immensely large". In the north - prioksky places, which VD Polenov enjoyed himself for his life and work, one of the first artists of Russia, bearing the title "people's". Museum "Polenovo", created by him, today in the Tula gold ring, as a precious stone ... In places prioksky was born, lived and died AT Bolotov - a well-known Russian agronomist, writer, in the breadth of knowledge encyclopaedist. The city of Bogoroditsk is associated with it. In the north you can not not visit the museum, where the glory of the heroes of Chemulpo is sung: it is dedicated to the immortal "Varyag" and the commander of his brave one. Not far away, under the shadow of the church, was buried VF Rudnev.