Summer music festivals in Moscow
21.06.2014 – 04.09.2014
Each of the estates is not so far from the city centre. You can easily get there by metro. We recommend you to come to the concert a bit earlier, admire the architecture, walk around the park and listen to great music. Your Moscow tour guide can tell you the history of each place.
Music festivals in Kuskovo
In the 18th century Kuskovo was the summer residence of the Sheremetevs family. It was one of the first great summer country estates of the Russian nobility, it was piopular for receptions, celebration and other festivities. Today more than 20 unique monuments of architecture have survived in Kuskovo including the summer palace, Dutch House, an Italian House, a Grotto. The estate also features the only in Moscow regular French park with Russian and Italian sculptures.
During the sunmmer time Kuskovo palace welcomes everyone who loves classic music. You can have a chance to attend the festival of Organ music which lasts until Aug 23. You can find the description of each concert on the official website of the museum (in
July: Wed Jully 2, 7 pm; Sat July 5, 5 pm; Wed July 9, 7 pm; Sat July 12, 5 pm; Wed July 16, 7 pm; Sat. July 26, 5 pm; Sat July 19, 5 pm; Wed July 23, 7 pm
August: Sat Aug 2, 5 pm; Wed Aug 6 7 pm; Sat Aug 9, 5 pm; Sun Aug 10, 5 pm; Wed Aug 13, 7 pm; Sat Aug 16, 5 pm; Wed Aug 20, 7 pm; Sat Aug 16, 5 pm; Sat Aug 23, 5 pm
Another music festival in Kuskovo is called ‘Classic music in Kuskovo’, which features baroque, romantic and contemporary music played by the Russian chamber ensembles. The festival runs until September 4. The dates of concerts are :
July: Sun July 6, 5 pm; Thu July 10, 7.30 pm; Thu July 17, 7.30 pm; Sun July 20, 5 pm; Thu July 24, 7.30 pm; SunJly 27, 7.30 pm; Thu July 31 7.30 pm
August: Sun Aug 3, 5 pm; Thu Aug 7, 7.30 pm; Sun Aug 10, 5 pm; Thu Aug14, 7.30 pm; Sun Aug 17, 5 pm; Sun Aug 24, 5 pm; Thu Aug 28, 7.30 pm
September: Thu Sep 4, 7.30 pm
You can easily include the visit to Kuskovo in your Moscow tour itinerary.
Music festival in Tsaritsino.
Tsaritsino is a landscape park and an impressive royal residence of the 18th century. It was constructed between 1775 and 1796. Tsaritsino means “Tsarina’s” (“Queen’s”). The unique architectural complex was designed for Catherine the Great.
This summer Tsaritsino hosts the festival called “Summer romance 2014”. You can learn about the festival on the
Festivals in Kolomenskoye
The former summer residence of the Russian tsars is one of the most picturesque sites in Moscow. Here you can see a unique ensemble of Old Russian architecture. Kolomenskoye is also one of the most ancient places in Moscow. Archaeologists discovered that people lived here long before Moscow was founded, the remains of settlements in Kolomenskoye date V-III millennium B.C.
This summer Kolomenskoye featurers the Summer in Kolomenskoye festival of brass band music. Every Saturday brass band music bands will play for you from 3-4 pm in front of the palace of Tsar Alexey Mikhailovich. See the
On July 10 at 6 pm the festival of Orthodox spiritual music will start in the Cathedral of the Ascension in Kolomenskoye. The church is probably one of the most amazing buildings in Moscow, it is UNESCO’s World Heritage Site. If you admire Russian Ortodox Spiritual music come to Kolomenskoye on the following dates. Tues July 15, 6 pm; Thu July 10, 6pm; Thu July 17, 6pm; Tues July 22, 6 pm; Thu July 24, 6pm; Thu July 31, 6pm; Tues July 29, 6 pm
Kolomenskoye is a must-see site to visit during your Moscow tour. Your Moscow guide can help you to get to the place.
Moscow Current Events
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 you’ll see 1917 year through the eyes of the Russian artists including Grigoriev, Kustodiev, Nesterov, Petrov-Vodkin, Kandinsky, Malevich and others.
19.09.2017 — 18.01.2018
The 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art
The 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art has recently opened in Moscow.The main project of the Biennale will take place in New Tretyakov Gallery on Krymsky Val and will last for four months for the first time in the history of the Moscow Biennale.
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:
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.
22.09.2017 — 08.10.2017
Golden Autumn Festival 2017
Welcome to Golden Autumn Festival! Try delicious food from various regions of Russia, participate in cooking master classes, watch culinary shows and concerts and enjoy the beautiful decoration of Moscow streets and squares.
09.09.2017 — 10.09.2017
Theater events during Moscow City Day
If you love theatre you’ll surely find lots of interesting events during Moscow City Day Celebrations. Gorky Park will host the festival of street theatres from France, Italy and Spain while the Hermitage Garden on will surprise the visitors with a 12 hours open-air theater marathon.
01.09.2017 — 10.09.2017
Moscow anniversary festival 2017
Did you know that in 2017 Moscow celebrates is 870th anniversary? We invite you to join a festival from September 1 – 10 devoted to this glorious event and enjoy various concerts, performances, competitions, master classes and interactive games. The main events will be held on Tverskaya and Arbat streets, on Manezhnaya, Tverskaya and on the Revolution Squares.
26.08.2017 — 03.09.2017
Spasskaya Tower 2017 International Military Music Festival
"Spasskaya Tower" International Military Music Festival will traditionally take place on Red Square at the end of summer season. This year the festival will be held for the tenth time. The event is rightfully considered the largest international cultural project in Russia.
20.07.2017 — 06.08.2017
Moscow summer. Flower jam festival 2017
"Moscow summer. Flower Jam " festival gives an excellent opportunity to spend a weekend in the fresh air. The sweet tooth will enjoy confectionery shows, master classes and competitions. The best landscape architects, designers and florists of Russia and other countries will turn Moscow into a "City of Flowers"