The District Museum of Local Lore and History was founded in Saraktash in 1982. The halls of the museum tell about nature, peasants' mode of life, historical events, the history of the settlement, the district during the Great Patriotic War, economy of the district, famous people, nature memorials, education and culture, the history of some factories (the factory of highly glazed pottery and the factory "Kommunar"). In the museum there is a study of the writer B.S.Burlak. Paintings of the local artists are displayed.
The museum contains about 6.000 exhibits. They are documents, letters, rewards, personal things, objects of domestic use. The museum holds the material about 9 Heroes of the Soviet Union, 4 Heroes of the Socialist Labour and 2 persons who have the Orden of Glory.