PETROZAVODSK. /Correspondent of SPB-TASS Dmitry Gordienko/. Pictures, art photos, of masters' of applied art works, various souvenirs were presented on the exhibition of gifts by the 300th anniversary of Petrozavodsk which solemn celebrating was held at the end of June.
"This exposition is far from exhibiting all gifts, presented to our city. Among the presents not shown in the exposition there are two sculptures on the quay of Onego lake, ambulance cars among which there is one reanimation equipped in the last word of medical science, and many other things," - the mayor of Petrozavodsk Victor Masliakov told on the solemn ceremony of opening of the exhibition.
According to the mayor, in the near future Petrozavodsk should expect the boom of tourist business, and the exposition of gifts to the 300th anniversary of the city which on the plan of the Ministry of Culture of Karelia will become a constant exposition in one of museums of the capital of the republic will be rather popular among the townspeople and visitors of the city.
One of the honourable places at the exhibition near to pictures and the art photos presented to administration Petrozavodsk by the Government of Russia and the mayoralty of Moscow is occupied by the unique mosaic panel of the world map with time zones made of natural materials presented to the city by ITAR-TASS agency.