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In a healthy body – healthy mind

“In a healthy body – healthy mind” is a new exhibition presented by the museum in the beginning of September. This project was organized within the confines of Cultural Olympiad “Sochi 2014”, The Year of Museums 2013 and The Year of sport and health in Republic of Karelia 2013.

On the exhibition the visitors will immerse themselves into the atmosphere of sport festival, where the Olympic values, harmony of body and mind, connecting sport with culture and education, reign.


The artworks of the leading Karelian and Russian artists and sculptor are presented in the halls of the museum. The visual art is harmoniously connected with a world of sport. Cups, medals, pennants, sports equipment of aces, photographs and documentary films have composed special section of the exposition, which demonstrates retrospective review of the Karelian sport’s development beginning from the 1920 year till nowadays.

We are happy and proud that the museum takes part in such unique and grand project as Cultural Olympiad “Sochi 2014”. We hope that our exhibition project will help to save and multiply cultural richness of Russia and popularize sport and healthy way of life.

The exhibition is open till November 10.