Today, in honor of day of metallurgists, in Nikolaevsk regional museum of local lore the Winged Metal exhibition which is devoted 200 - to the anniversary of discovery of aluminum opened.
Subjects which were made of aluminum in 40-е - 80-е years of the XX century are presented to expositions and were widespread in a life: the paraffin stove, siphon, coasters, separator, concrete for milk and many other things. At an exhibition it is possible to see children's toys, medical accessories, sports cups and awards from aluminum.
The whole section of an exposition is devoted to minerals, aluminum. It is known that in pure form aluminum doesn't meet, but it is a part nearly 250-ти minerals. Some of them - corundum, an emerald, лабрадорит, ставролит and others - are presented to expositions.
At an exhibition works from aluminum of the Nikolaev masters Alexander Katilov and Vladimir Turovsky are presented.