The Literary and Art Museum of the book named after A.P. Chekhov "Sakhalin Island" has been delighting Sakhalin residents and guests of the city with various events and exhibitions in a new building in the middle of Chekhov Square since February 2013. Today, the museum has two permanent exhibitions: "Man and Sakhalin through the eyes of Anton Chekhov" and "Sakhalin Island: Open Final".
You will get acquainted with the history of convict Sakhalin and make a unique journey into the past of our island together with Anton Chekhov. The second main exposition of the museum presents the life of the book "Sakhalin Island" in the theater, museum and scientific spaces. You will be able to plunge into the atmosphere of the creation of works by A.P. Chekhov, and in the interactive zone to supplement the Sakhalin chronicle, begun by Chekhov in the XIX century.