ROMA AETERNA in the Tretyakov Gallery. MASTERPIECES of Vatican Pinacoteca
25.11.2016 – 19.02.2017
It is the first time the Vatican Museums presents the better part of its collection in Russia. The visitiors have a great chance to get acquainted with the masterpieces of XII-XVIII centuries, including works by Giovanni Bellini, Melozzo da Forlì, Perugino, Raphael, Caravaggio, Guido Reni, Guercino, Nicolas Poussin.
The exhibition is held in the Tretyakov Gallery at Lavrushinsky Lane, 12
The spiritual connection between Moscow and Rome started in the XVI century, and the joint project - is the most important result of the interaction of two cultures: the culture of Rome, as the embodiment of European identity, and culture of Moscow, as the embodiment of Russian-ness. It is natural that among the great works in the exhibition, you can find a lot of similarities and parallels with Russian art.
Never before the Vatican Museum, one of the ten largest global museums, have taken out such a large number of outstanding works of the permanent exhibition at the same time, so this project is an important event not only for Russia and Europe, but also for the whole world.
Please note that tickets for the exhibition are sold until January 15. More tickets will become available starting from January 12, 2017. Tickets can be purchased at the pre-sale box office at Krymsky Val, 10 or
We'l be also happy to arrange a tour of the main collection of the Tretyakov gallery. Don;t hesitate to contact us if you wish to include it in your Moscow tour.
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.
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13.10.2018 — 14.10.2018
Moscow is behind us 1941. The military-historical festival
Did you know that Borodino Field was not only the location of the Battle of Borodino during Napoleoinic Wars but also the place of a severe clash between the Soviet and German forces in 1941? Join the festival of military reconstruction where the events of the WW II will come to life.
21.09.2018 — 25.09.2018
Moscow International Festival «Сircle of Light» 2018
Moscow International Festival "Circle of Light" is an annual event where light designers and experts in the field of audiovisual art from all over the world transform the architectural appearance of the Russian capital. For a few autumn days, Moscow will once again become a center of colorful large-scale video projections, fantastic multimedia shows with light, fire, lasers and fireworks. The entrance to all the festival venues is free.
24.08.2018 — 02.09.2018
Spasskaya Tower festival 2018
International Military Music Festival "Spasskaya Tower" is an annual tremendous show in the heart of Russia - on Red Square. A breathtaking musical and theatrical performance combines different musical styles, parade defile of military orchestras, dance and show performances, unique light and pyrotechnic shows
10.08.2018 — 22.08.2018
Times and Epochs 2018
The annual festival "Times and Epochs" will be held in the capital from 10 to 22 August. Its main sites will be located on Tverskaya Square, Nikitsky, Passion and Tver Boulevards, in Kamergersky Lane and on Profsoyuznaya Street.
20.07.2018 — 05.08.2018
Inspiration Interrnational arts festival
From July 20 to August 5, 2018 VDNKh for the fourth time will host Inspiration Interrnational arts festival. Each year its program is dedicated to one genre or one important topic of art from recognized classics to amazing experiments. This year the theme of the festival is theater.
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.