Tea glass holder museum is created on the base of Sergey Kruglov collection. This collection contains more than 2,000 copies, and is listed in the Guinness Book of Records. It took Sergey over 10 years to put collection together.


The museum exhibition includes a variety of tea glass holders, samovars, tea spoons, tea strainers, tea boxes for storage, accessories for making tea and other interesting subjects relating to tea traditions

Tea glass holder museum also exhibits items related to the town of Mytishchi and its surroundings.

Once a month Sergey Kruglov makes a special guided tour in the museum, please specify the date and time by e-mail or phone.


  • Materials of tea glass holders and methods of their manufacture and decoration,
  • Tea glass holders of unusual shapes and sizes,
  • The main producers of tea glass holders in Russia, the Soviet Union and abroad,
  • Tea glass holders in movies, their use on the railroad and at the home,
  • Tea glass holders as gifts,
  • Funny stories associated with tea glass holders


Opening hours:

Wednesday-Sunday from 12:00 to 17:00,
Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

ADDRESS: Moscow area, town Mytischi, Blagoveschenskaya street 9.
Entrance through “Antik Market” shop


Admission 200 rubles
Presentation for a group up to 5 persons 500 rubles
Children under 14 years, pensioners and disabled people visiting free

BOOK for collectors
"Tea glass holders Soviet, Russian and foreign. Identification guide"
Sergey Kruglov

The catalog, in addition to interesting scientific and historical part includes color photos of more than 1,200 varieties of tea glass holders from museums and private collections with dimensions, material, manufacturer's marks, time of production and rarity. This book is published for the first time not only in Russia but also in the world. The book is in demand by collectors, museums, libraries, researchers, students of higher education institutions and all those who are interested in the history of Russia.
456 pages.
Code ISBN 978-5-904792-20-6

To purchase a book, please contact web-site

Additional services of Tea glass holder museum

The museum advises studios and provides tea glass holders for the filming of movies adequate to movie historical period.

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