In Lappeenranta (in the exhibition hall on the territory of the Fortress) the exhibition "Baron Ludwig Heinrich von Nikolai - President of the Imperial Academy of Sciences in St. Petersburg" opened.
The exhibition presents information tablets with historical materials and art photographs of Monrepos in such a way that the viewer not only has an idea of the activities of Baron Nikolai as president of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, but also an impression of the beauty of the park.
The opening of the exhibition was accompanied by the author's thematic lecture by a junior research fellow at the Natalya Lisitsa Museum-Reserve. The lecture was delivered in Russian and Finnish and was warmly received by the public.
The exhibition will run until September 15, 2019.
Information: The opening of the exhibition took place as part of an agreement on cooperation between the Lappeenranta Museum and the Park Monrepo Museum Reserve, signed on June 25, 2019.