Tomsk Polytechnic University (The Main Building)
The TPU was built more than a hundred years ago and it was the first technical higher education institution beyond the Urals, and the architectural ensemble of its buildings was then called the St. Petersburg Corner.
Residential house of the early XX century
The two-storey wooden house on 30, Kuznetsova st. could have many memorial tablets, telling the by passers the story of its former residents.
Tomsk Polytechnic University (the 1st, Mining Building)
During the construction of the first Tomsk Institute of Technology building in 1899, its first principal Efim Zubashev returned from the Siberian tour and turned to making a curriculum draft.
TPU Scientific and Technical Library
The TPU STL is the first technical library beyond the Urals. In the first years of its existence in the beginning of XX century its stock was gleaned, books were acquired as well by means of citizens’ donations.