The oldest population of the Tambov region was Mordvinians-Moksha, which was formed as a nation of the local ethnic groups from the VI century BC. The first Russian settlers appeared here in the pre-Mongol period, but the final settlement occurred in the seventeenth century. To protect the borders of the south of Russia against the raids of the Tatars and the further development of the black soil, the Russian government is building a walled city Kozlov (1635g.) And Tambov (1636.). They firmly blocked the main ways of the nomads in the Russian land and opened up the possibility for a quick settlement of the region.
Originally it existed in Tambov and Kozlowski counties. During the administrative reforms of Peter I in 1708 and 1719 respectively, they became part of Azov (Voronezh) guberniya.In 1779 on the new administrative division occurs Tambov governorship, and since 1796 - Tambov Province area of 66.5 square kilometers with 12 counties. Almost unchanged, it remained until 1928. In 1937 (September 27) from the Central Black Earth Region government decree allocated self-governed Tambov region.
Fifth, and most famous, the governor of Tambov was a great poet G.R.Derzhavin (1786-88). His work has left a significant mark in the cultural life of Tambov and Tambov Province.
The Tambov province is associated with the names of many prominent figures of Russian culture and science. In set.Vyazhli of Kirsanov District spent his early years, and then returned repeatedly to the "nest" poet of Pushkin's era E.A.Baratynsky (1800-1844). In s.Mezinets Kozlowski County was born the author of the famous opera "Askold's Grave" A. Verstovsky (1799-1862).
In the 70 th of the nineteenth century to the village Usovo of Kirsanov district repeatedly came Tchaikovsky. From the village of Ivanovka Tambov County related work of another outstanding Russian composer Rachmaninov. From 1890 to 1917 he regularly came to the summer estate of his wife, working on many well-known pieces of music.
Natives of the province are also the inventor of the incandescent bulbs Lodygin, famous indologist I.P.Minaev, historian and ethnographer Chicherin, breeder I.V. Michurin.
In the Tambov Music College in 1912-1915 studied Agapkin Vasily Ivanovich - the author of the march "Farewell of Slav." He served in Tambov area in 1920-1922. Orchestra under Agapkin played on historical parades in 1941 and 1945.
Tambov region - it is, indeed, the center, the heart of Russia. The place where history and rich culture are interwined, springs and shady forests give way to boundless steppes.
Travelling in Tambov region is a great chance to visit the places where worked and lived at various times: S.V. Rachmaninov, I.V. Michurin, V.I. Vernadsky, A.M. Gerasimov, Saint Pitirim and others; feel the hospitality of Tambov citizens, try Michurin apples, enjoy the aroma of Tambov honey and drink pure cold spring water.
Be sure, we are always glad to see you! Choosing tourism in the Tambov region, you will get unforgettable experiences, you will see here the real Russia and no doubt you will be satisfied with the spent time.
The most famous places on the tourist map of the region:
Aseev Manor in Tambov
House of M.V. Aseev (now Peterhof branch) was designed by Moscow architect Leo Kekushev in 1905. Capital scale, fine detail, decorative variety and high quality of construction works execution have been unprecedented. Built in the Art Nouveau style, with original facade and exclusive decorative solutions, the house is now a striking in its originality, beauty and grace of all the elements.
Tambov mansion of M.V. Aseev - one of the most rich variety of decoration works of Leo Kekushev. In this work, the architect managed to create a coherent ensemble of interior with unique elements created according to his designs: a thin stucco, painting, original panels, light fixtures, built-in furniture, wood finishes and paintings etc
Museum-Estate of Rachmaninov "Ivanovka"
Hosts of the estate Satins were of distinguished hospitality. The estate was always crowded. There Rachmaninov met with his relatives Satiny, Skalon, Ziloti, Trubnikov and friends. Rachmaninov loved Ivanovo gardens, a large shady park, ponds, clean air and the aroma of fields and meadows adjoining the estate.
All tours in Ivanovka begin with an exhibition dedicated to the life and work of S.V. Rachmaninov. This exhibition - a gift from the team Ivanovka Museum of Musical Culture named after M.I. Glinka. The excursion continues in memorial rooms: a dining room, living room, library, rooms of Alexander Alexandrovich, Varvara Arkadyevna, Sophia Alexandrovna Satina, billiard room.
Since 1982 in Ivanovka is annually held the International Music Festival named after S.V. Rachmaninov. Annually hosts music festivals: "Lilac", "Musical summer in Ivanovka", "Jazz in Ivanovka" musical youth assembly, master classes of outstanding musicians.
House Museum Michurin
His home on the shore of the river Forest Voronezh Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin built on his own project. In this quiet, picturesque village, where he laid the breeding nursery, he was destined to live and work until his last breath.
Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin, an outstanding scientist, scholar-breeder, has made a significant contribution to improving the nature of plants, development of methods of selection, development of new varieties of fruit crops. He was a true patriot of his homeland, Citizen, devoted his life to social-important goal of domestic horticultural -development. I.V. Michurin was born on 28 (15) October 1855 in the family of a retired official V.I. Michurin, who lived in a small noble manor Height near the village Dolgoe (Michurovka) of Pronsky county of Ryazan province (Pronsky District of Ryazan Region).
In the summer of 2016, on the initiative of the regional leadership, the joint — stock company "Tambov region development Corporation" was created- a powerful tool designed primarily to attract investment in the region's economy
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