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Mariinsk (Russian: Мари'инск, mah-reeh-EENSK) is a city in Kemerovo Oblast founded in 1698. It bears the name of the last Emperor's wife.


A nice city with historic atmosphere. Former village it turned into the city after Golden rush came here. In Soviet times the city hold administration of Siblag, the Siberian gulag.

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By train from Novosibirsk it takes 5 hours.

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River Kiya
  • Museum of regional studies.
  • Museum of beresta (birch bark).
  • Monument to Empress Maria.
  • Traditional wooden and stone architecure.

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  • Kiya river rafting. A three-day flowing inside the rocky landscape.[1]
  • Trekking through the biologic reseve Archekas to the ancient campsites.

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Beresta is artwork here!

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