- New features of the exposition:
- A project of an exhibition "The Boratynsky family. Boratynsky's descendants in Russian art" is prepared for the 200th anniversary of the poet (year 2000).
- Research work:
- The President of Russian Federation offered a grant on publishing "The Chronicle of Feodor Tyutchev's Life and Works" (Part I, 1803-1844).
The book was published in April 1999.
- Children's festival "Pushkin in Russian poetry" (August 26, 1999).