Cultural Heritage Day and Museum Night 2016
If you are in Moscow this May, you have a great chance to visit about 130 museums for free on “Cultural Heritage Day” and at “Museum night”.
On 18th May from 10 am to 5 pm the guests of the capital will visit Museums of Moscow Kremlin, including the Assumption Cathedral, the Cathedral of the Archangel Mikhail, the Cathedral of the Annunciation, the church of the Deposition of the Holy Robe and the Assumption belfry exhibition hall for free. On 21st May at 5 p.m. Presidential regiment ceremony will take place at the State Historical Museum.
Cultural Heritage Day on 21st of May (Saturday)
The Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics will open its doors to the visitors of all ages. Adults will learn more about the first projects of Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, the famous Russian space craft designer Sergey Korolev and children will take part in interesting cosmic quest and watch documentaries.
If you prefer to be outdoors, then go to the Sheremetiev family's estate Kuskovo to enjoy French park, admire palacial interiors and see ceramics exhibition. Interesting program with folk songs, classical music and different master classes is prepared for visitors.
Museum Night 2016
Would you like to hear church bell ringing? Kolomenskoe is a place to go. At 9 pm you might listen to the professional sexton Evgeniy Fokin, ringing Georgievskaya belfry' s bells
At Tretyakov Gallery you might attend a special project dedicated to the anniversary of Vasily Kandinsky. Visitors are welcome to admire two masterpieces of this renowned master, join free tour marathon and traditional celebration of the Museum Night 2016.
More information about events schedule might be found on the official site of the projects. Moscow tour guides hope you will have a great weekend!
Moscow Current Events
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.
Archive Of Moscow Events:
19.05.2018 — 20.05.2018
Mousem Night 2018
On the night from Saturday to Sunday 19 and 20 May the museums of Moscow will be open from six in the evening until midnight, and in some museums guests will be allowed to stay until the morning.
29.04.2018 — 07.05.2018
Moscow spring Acapella
If you want to sing from the feeling of finally coming spring, do not hold back. Sing along to participants of the contest "Moscow Spring A Capella", which will decorate this spring in the capital. This year, 1500 performers from 22 countries take part in the competition. In total, 38 sites will be organized, which will host more than 1,000 performances
08.04.2018 — 09.05.2018
Moscow Easter festival
The Moscow Easter Festival is an annual event that runs from Easter Sunday until Victory day. This springtime festival features symphony, chamber, and choral music, as well as concerts of bell music.
08.02.2018 — 31.03.2018
Rilke and Russia exhibition
The exhibition at V.I. Dal State Museum of the History of Russian Literature focuses on Rilke and his influence on great poets in Russia.
26.01.2018 — 11.03.2018
Primeval Russia festival 2018
Primeval Russia festival is one of the largest and most interesting events dedicated to the nature of Russia. All admirers of wild nature photography are welcome to The Central house of artists from January 26 to February 25, 2018.
16.11.2017 — 18.02.2018
El Lissitzky exhibitions
The Tretyakov Gallery and the Jewish Museum host the first large-scale retrospective of the works of El Lissitzky to the general public. The leading artist of the Russian and European avant-garde had a significant influence on the development of architecture and design of the 20th century.