Theme skating rinks of Moscow
01.12.2016 – 03.03.2017
Red Square skating rink
From 10 am to 23.30 pm daily
The most famous skating rink right under Kremlin walls is decorated in avant-garde style. While creating decorations the designers were inspired by the works of Vasily Kandinsky and Mark Shagal. Don’t forget to take a photo of the most important fir tree of Moscow!
Street art skating rink in Gorky Park
From 10 am to 15.00 pm and from 17.00 pm to 23:00 pm daily
The variety and importance of the street art has become the main theme of this year decorations in Gorky Park. The rink is ornated with thousands of little lamps, placed under ice. The park pavilions are complemented by various graffiti, stickers and templates, and alley of arts is turned to a spectacular tunnel of light. In the centre the guest will find a huge installation of a frozen fountain built following principle of famous Shukhovsky tower.
Sokolniki skating rink Lyod
From 10 am to midnight daily
This winter the artificial rink in Sokolniki park has become a rock stage. Designers decided to put a magnificent guitar installation and to draw special lines right on the ice surface, so that visitors could learn special movements of rock-n-roll style. The rink is provided with six neon projectors, that create light spots on the rink’s surface.
VDNKHa skating rink
Tuesday - Thursday from 11 am to 23 pm, Friday - Sunday from 10 am to 23 pm, service break from 15 pm to 17 pm
The visitors of the largest skating rink in Russia will see the images of northern animals and colours of polar glow. The trees, framing the rink, are decorated with shining snowflakes and the gigantic string light - Starry sky - will appear above the heads of skaters.
Ice skating rink in Hermitage Garden
Monday from 2 pm to 23 pm, Tuesday – Friday form midday to 23 pm, Saturday – Sunday from10 am to 23 pm
Artificial skating rink is designed in Italian style. The visitors will plunge into the special atmosphere of Venice carnival with the help of beautiful masks, Italian musical motifs, unique lightning and lovely Christmas decorations.
Why not go skating during your Moscow tour in winter?
Moscow Current 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.
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 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:
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.
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.