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Events, August 23, 2002 - September 11, 2002

The world’s first Museum of Visitors' Cards.

For 300-anniversary in St. Petersburg will be one more – the first in the world – Museum of Visitors’ Cards. Its founder is the only one in St. Petersburg collector of the visitors’ cards Mikhail Fedoseyev.

Since 1993 Mikhail Fedoseyev has been working in the visitors’ card production, so he knows what it means.

Fedoseyev collection covers over 35,000 visitors’ cards, among them almost 400 belong to pre-revolution epoch.

Visitor card is an attribute of businessman. But it also can be private and destinated for informal communication only. Mikhail Fedoseyev wants to make his own contribution to St. Petersburg Tercentenary. The Museum will be opened. In addition to the collection of visitors’ cards on exposition in the museum will be ancient printing machine which will be making visitors’ card before the museum visitors.

The main place in the exposition be will given to rarities as well the visitors’ cards of contemporary political and social leaders and actors.

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