Received from: Russia Category:Postcrossing - official card Date: January 2013 Distance: 2865 km Time of travelling:13 days
The building of Government of Tyumen Oblast.
Tyumen Oblast is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast). Its administrative center is the city of Tyumen. The oblast has administrative jurisdiction over two autonomous okrugs—Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug and Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Tyumen is the largest city, with over half a million inhabitants. As of 2006, it is by far the richest federal subject of Russia, with an average GDP per capita several times the national average. Population: 3,395,755 (2010 Census).