The State Memorial and Natural Preserve "Museum-estate of Leo Tolstoy Yasnaya Polyana", Russian Federation: Jury justificiation

 

The jury cordially recognizes: “The museum contributes to the sustainable environmental development, tradition and the name of the extraordinary man by spinning together movable, unmovable, tangible and intangible heritage; nature, man and culture into a huge cultural landscape and a complex visitor experience. The institution is a socially engaged and responsible museum that contributes to protection of cultural and natural heritage in the regional, national and international level.”