Online project will commemorate the Battle of Chesma

09 July 2020

The  «Russia is my history» historical park has prepared an online educational project called «Dedicated to the 250th anniversary of the Battle of Chesma. The memory of the great fight».

This project is devoted to a significant date in the calendar of Russian military glory–the victory of the Russian fleet in the naval battle in Chesma Bay over the Ottoman fleet in 1770.

The project is aimed to narrate the history of the battle, its significance for Russia, the memory that has been protected for 250 years in spite of all the shocks of the past and the moral and educational potential of this historical event.

If you go to the official website of the project – чесма250лет.рф, you can get acquainted with the history of the battle, outstanding personalities of that era, buildings constructed in honor of the battle, see photos of items from the collection of the «Tsarskoye Selo» state museum (partner of the project) related to the memory of this historical event.