The museum is open for visits on July 4, 1992. For January 1, More than ten collections enter into museum meeting.
Among them a collection of painting which includes works of original local artists V.I.Savinov, G. N. Timofeev, etc.
The numismatics is presented by collections of coins, awards and medals, badges. There is a collection of works of masters of arts and crafts.
Stored in a museum there is an archaeological collection from 492 units. Among rare finds there are бердыш a streletsky XVI century, examples of medieval bronze metalplasticity - a mask, ptitsevidny пронизка. Paleontologic materials are stored and exhibited at a museum: finds of bones of animals of mamontovy fauna - a mammoth, a woolly rhinoceros.
Effigies of animals enter into a collection of subjects of natural history - inhabitants of the woods of the territory of the district, an effigy of forest and natatorial migratory birds.
Interest represents ethnographic meeting of indigenous people of edge - the Khanty and Mansi, and also the eyelids which have come here at 16-17 of the Russian settlers.
The museum stores a collection of written documents in which on papers the history of development of edge is kept. Among those there is the most interesting subject - the book of incoming documents of the Kodsky Sacred and Troitsk monastery of the first quarter of the nineteenth century. There are documents of the twentieth century - times of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 are letters, the notice, service records, Red Army books, certificates to awards, etc.
In 2003 the exposition of a museum was modernized. Now 9 stationary exhibitions are exhibited. Also in a museum temporary exhibitions work.
Since 2006 the museum is the organizer of annual conference of young historians and regional specialists "Timofeevsky readings". Children's research works on history of edge are published in the collection of the same name.
In 2006 the museum was awarded by the award "Event" in the field of culture, art and cinema for implementation of the exhibition project "the Victory... one on all, we behind the price won't stand". In 2007 for implementation of the project "the II open conference of young historians and regional specialists "Timofeevsky readings".
For a number of years the museum carries out the program of summer holiday of children "Young art dealer"