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
26.01.2018 — 25.02.2018
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.
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:
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.
16.11.2017 — 15.01.2018
National treasures of Russia exhibition
Discover the exquisite luxury of Russian treasures at the exhibition of the Historical Museum devoted to 50th anniversary of the opening of Diamond Fund in Moscow Kremlin.
04.11.2017 — 04.11.2017
Music at Moscow train stations
Have you ever been to a music concert at a railway station? You'll have a chance to join a free concert on November 4.
10.10.2017 — 14.01.2018
Gustav Klimt. Egon Schiele. Drawings from the Albertina Museum
For the first time in Russia you may see works by outstanding draftsmen in the history of art - Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. The exhibition in Pushkin museum of Fine Arts presents 100 sheets from the collection of the Albertin Museum (Vienna) - 47 works by Gustav Klimt and 49 by Egon Schiele.
28.09.2017 — 14.01.2018
Someone 1917 exhibition
The New Tretyakov Gallery presents a new exhibition devoted to 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution. At the exhibition youâ€™ll see 1917 year through the eyes of the Russian artists including Grigoriev, Kustodiev, Nesterov, Petrov-Vodkin, Kandinsky, Malevich and others.
23.09.2017 — 27.09.2017
Circle of light 2017
Did you know that last year the Circle of light festival was included in the Guinness Book of Records? This annual event features multimedia and musical shows, light and laser installations, audio-visual performances and more. This is a unique project that allows everyone to reveal the familiar face of Moscow in a new light. The admission is free.