Moscow Easter Festival 2017
12.04.2017 – 23.04.2017
As the capital is preparing for real spring, the streets begin to fill with curios decorations. They mark a great opening of Moscow Festival «Easter gift», that will last from 12 April to 23 April.
This year decorations will consist of designer lace eggs up to 7 meters high, LED hens and artificial trees with peculiar fruits. Celebrations will unfold on 24 locations, including most popular sights among Muscovites and tourists. Thus, Pushkinskaya square will turn into real bell manufacturing studio and Stoleshnikov lane will be filled with sounds of classical pieces, performed by members of the the Moscow State Conservatory. Visitors and passers-by may enjoy various workshops, from painting Easter eggs to pottery classes and postcards making, and plunge into retro atmosphere, as Moscow buildings will be decorated with historical ‘facades’.
Do not forget to try delicious kulich cakes, which will be on sale all over the city.
As traditional church service is long enough, on Easter night (15-16 of April) Moscow subway will be working up to 2 am.
Moscow Current Events
05.04.2017 — 30.07.2017
Zinaida Serebryakova Exhibition
The most complete collection of Zinaida Serebryakovaâ€™s works so far is waiting for visitors in Tretyakovâ€™s gallery on Lavrushinsky Lane, 12
Moscow in miniature
Would you like to see the central part of the largest city model that will enter the Guinness Book of World Records? You have an excellent chance to do it till the end of 2015 in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNKh. We belive that an architecture model of Moscow (Moscow in miniature) performed at a scale of 1:400 is really worth seeing.
Russian Impressionism Museum
Art-buffs are welcome to visit the Russian Impressionism Museum, which opened its doors in Moscow on the 28th of May. The exhibition hall is located on the grounds of the former â€śBolshevikâ€ť confectionery factory grounds.
Robostation in VDNH
If you are interested in everything connected with robots you should certainly attend one of the most curious interactive museum called Robostation, situated in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNH. Here visitors of all ages have a great chance to get acquainted with modern robots, take part in different activities, enjoy technopark, chemistry show and show of dancing robots.
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28.06.2017 — 28.07.2017
Annual Flower Festival in GUM
A moth-long Flower Festival is to open at GUM Department store on June 28. About 370 000 plants of 17 species will be put on display, among them such beauties as geranium, blue lobelia, marigold, and coleus.
01.06.2017 — 12.06.2017
Times and epochs 2017
If you enjoy the beginning of summer days in Moscow, pay close attention to people on the streets â€“ you may come across a Roman legionary having a sweet chat with a fin de siècle poet. And do not to hesitate to believe your eyes, itâ€™s actually happening! â€śTimes & Epochs. The Gatheringâ€ť, one of the most spectacular historic reenactment festivals, is currently on Moscow streets and squares, attracting citizens and visitors of the city.
27.05.2017 — 28.05.2017
The Polytech Festival
End of May will be marked by an outstanding street festival Polytech, devoted to collaboration of science, art and technology. The festival will include various scientific and popular discussions, educational projects, and even modern theatre.
20.05.2017 — 21.05.2017
Moscow museum night 2017
More than 200 art spaces and museums are participating at the Museum Night, which has already become traditional May pastime. This year Moscow festival marks its 11th anniversary and celebrates 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution. Galleries and art centers will receive visitors until midnight and further, most of them â€“ free of charge.
15.04.2017 — 01.06.2017
Flower Festival at Aptekarsky Ogorod
Missing warm sunny days, greenery and flowers? So are we! Fortunately, harsh Russian winter is almost over and Moscow Aptekarsky Ogorod (Apothecaries' garden) is celebrating it with the XVII Spring flower festival.
15.03.2017 — 26.03.2017
Moscow Irish Week 2017
This year Moscow Irish Week, the largest Irish festival in Russia, marks its 25th anniversary and invites every fan of Irish culture to join the grand celebration. You are welcome to become part of the festival that features various music and dance performances, book presentations, concerts and special film screenings.