Since 1996 the portal has been developed by the non-profit organization “Russian Network of Culture Heritage” with support of reputable sponsors. For all these years the portal has been permanently improved thus answering the ever-increasing demands of the site population.
The monthly traffic ranking equals 150, 000 visitors. The portal was granted 30 awards including the national Internet prize of 2005 and is included in the top 100 of Russian web-sites. It is cooperating with the key mass media outlets, information agencies, internet portals and museums.
The All-Russian museum register is the fullest catalogue containing detailed descriptions of more than 3, 000 museums with illustrations and convenient search engines.
The portal plans translate its pages into English, launched a children’s section and gallery, culture tourism section and on-line shop.