The Museum is the main centre of studing, storage and propagation of monuments of social and natural history of region. In scientific researches priority the themes are:
- Industrial mastering of Coal pool
- Inta in GULAG system
- Traditional use of a nature of nothern Komis.
The museum will carry out (spend) educational excursions on stationary expositions. The exhibitions hall of the museum exhibits private (individual) collections of the townspeople, share collections of museums of other cities. The programs "Museum and Family", "Museum for children", school reseach laboratory on learning a history of edge (territory) operate.