A film about the history of the cultural life of Norilsk. The city of Norilsk. City sights: Arktika Sports Palace, Mayakovsky Drama Theater, Music School No. 1, Kindergarten No. 71, Cinema "60 Let Oktyabrya", CHP-1 (combined heat and power plant). Memoirs of old residents KN Chernyshev and MI Saprykina. Newsreel footage.