Murmansk is a city located in the northwestern part of Russia on the edge of a deep-water bay on the Barents Sea. In the regional museum of local lore collected exhibits of cultural and archaeological value. The art museum presents works by Russian artists of the XVIII – XX centuries. It is also worth visiting the Palace of Culture. SM Kirov - the most popular venue for concerts. Another attraction of the city is the icebreaker Lenin. This decommissioned ship of the 1950s with a nuclear power plant, turned into a museum. The population of Murmansk is 300,000 people.