Happy Birthday, Moscow!
10.09.2016 – 11.09.2016
This autumn everyone will have a great chance to attend interesting cultural events dated to the 869th anniversary of Moscow. This year the holiday will be celebrated on the 10th and 11th of September. It will be devoted to the Soviet and Russian cinema. On Tverskaya street the guests of the capital will see scenes from different Soviet and contemporary Russian movies such as “lvan Vasilievich Changes Profession”, “Stilyagi” and “Night Watch”, take photos with well-known movie characters and try food from the special cinema menu.
These days you might also come across a monument reading poems. “Reading monument” project will bring famous statues of Russian poets to life and let them read their verses. Thus you might meet Sergei Yesenin at Tverskoy Boulevard, Aleksandr Pushkin at Pushkinskaya Square and Vladimir Mayakovsky at Triumfalnaya Square.
Everyone who wants to try such kinds of sport as workout, parcour or armrestling are welcome at Luzhniky, where a big sports and music festival will take place.
On the 10th of September at 22.00 the organizers of the holiday promise the unusual fireworks resembling butterflies, rings and smiles. Moscow tour guides hope you will have a really good time and get a lot of impressions!
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 “Bolshevik” 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.