<<  Kuibyshev Novosibirsk  >>

Omsk Omsk is the second-largest city in Russia east of the Ural mountains. In southwest Siberia, the city was the defacto capital of Russia while the Civil War tore across Moscow in 1918. With just over 1 million people, Omsk has some attractions of note for tourists. A chief focal point is the former market of Gostiny Dvor. Omsk, founded in 1716, is a large industrial, educational and cultural center with a population over one million. In the 50-s of the 20th century Omsk became an important oil-processing city. Omsk is a typical modern city with wide thoroughfares, numerous bridges and high sky-scrapers. In the old part of the city one can see examples of architecture of previous centuries including the Tobolskie Gate leading to the city fortress, the oldest constructions in Omsk. In the 19th century the convicts had to pass through this gate daily when they went to the timber cutting works. Among the convicts was the famous Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky. The palace of general-governor is another interesting sight of Omsk. Facts about Omsk Area: 140,000 sq km (territory of Omsk Region) Location: The city lies in the southwest of Siberian Federal District, on the Irtysh River. Population: approx 1,143,000 (2005 est.) Foundation: 1716 Climate: The climate is dry and relatively temperate, but marked by violent snow-storms and sand-storms. Major attractions: Nikolsky Cathedral, The Palace of the Governor-General, Former Military School.

Слайд 31 из презентации «Russian cities»

Размеры: 720 х 540 пикселей, формат: .jpg. Чтобы бесплатно скачать слайд для использования на уроке, щёлкните на изображении правой кнопкой мышки и нажмите «Сохранить изображение как...». Скачать всю презентацию «Russian cities.ppt» можно в zip-архиве размером 3763 КБ.

Похожие презентации

краткое содержание других презентаций на тему слайда

«My country Russia» - The stripes are white, blue and red. Russia. Russia is situated on two continents: Europe and Asia. This flag has three wide stripes on it. One Russian symbol is the Russian national flag. The capital of Russia - Moscow. It is the biggest country in the world. The Volga river is the longest river in Europe.

«Russian games» - Sports and games popular in Russia. Football is very popular in Russia. Basketball is popular in Russia. They like Football very much. Country of basketball is the USA. Many children are playing football. Basketball appeared in the Russia in 1901. England is the home of football. In Russia football appeared at the end 19th century.

«Урок Московский Кремль» - Моги?ла Неизве?стного Солда?та — памятник в Москве, в Александровском саду, у стен Кремля. The Kremlin was ordered to be built by Yuri Dolgorukiy in 1156. Длина пушки – 5,34 м, масса –40 т (2400 пудов). This gun was never fired. Московский Кремль – гордость русской культурЫ. Кремль основан в 1156 году по указанию Юрия Долгорукова.

«Moscow sights» - St Basil’s Cathedral. Литература. Hospitable. Insert the articles where necessary. Цели. Read the sentence. Game. A Famous Sight of Moscow. Choose the right answer. The founder of the Tretyakov Gallery.

«Russian revolution» - Reds and Whites. Inside the winter palace. V. I. Lenin. Russian war dead. General strike. The Russian revolution. Imperial Russia. Election poster. Mikhail Uritskii. The provisional government. Potemkin Mutiny. “Red Guards”. Bloody Sunday. Russian gas victims. Russian rout. Alexander Kerensky. Russian Artillery.

«Russia» - Russia — democratic federal prezidentsko-parliamentary Capital — the city of Moscow. Russia is the secular state. Monument a «Millenium Russia» in Novgorod. Dvortsovo-park ensemble "Peterhof " on the bank of a southern Finnish gulf. The chastooshka is a folklore element. Unique in the country the natural park which is in city boundaries — Omska.


8 презентаций о России

Английский язык

29 тем