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
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.