Tyumen is a city in Russia, located on the Tura River east of Moscow. It is the administrative center of Tyumen Oblast in the Urals Federal District. Tyumen was the first Russian town in Siberia, founded in 1586 on the site of the Tatar town of Chimgi-Tura by Feodor I of Russia.
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You can see the town center which is a mixture of newer buildings combined with old log houses. The suburbs the consist of a mix of Soviet style run-down blocks combined with newer high rises and log houses.