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Moscow to Open Museums Dedicated to Bees, Forest, Moscow River

Moscow will open three new museums this year as part of the Year of the Environment: the Museum of Bees, the Forest Museum and the Museum of the Moscow River

Russian Diplomats Find Ten Missing Roerich Paintings in Croatia

Employees of the Russian Embassy in Croatia discovered ten missing paintings by the Russian artist Nicholas Roerich in a museum in Zagreb

Large-Scale Dali Exhibition to Open at Faberge Museum

The Faberge Museum in St. Petersburg will host a large-scale exhibition of works by the surrealist artist Salvador Dali between Apr. 1 and July 2

Moscow Zoo to Organise Free Tours Showing Connections to World of Art

Guides from six different Moscow museums have created tour programmes for the Moscow Zoo that will describe the impact of wildlife on art

Moscow History Museum to Give Visitors Free 'Golden' Cake

The State Historical Museum in Moscow, in honour of its 145th anniversary, will treat visitors to cakes covered with edible gold

Oldest Moscow Street to Be Preserved in Archaeological Museum

Velikaya Street, Moscow’s oldest, has been preserved for the future Zaryadye Park’s archaeological museum

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov Proposes Hermitage Branch in Abu Dhabi

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov proposed the idea of opening a branch of the State Hermitage Museum during the Russian-Arab Cooperation Forum in Abu Dhabi

Works of Soviet Artists to Be Displayed in Moscow Metro

The Park Kultury station on the Moscow metro’s Circle Line will soon feature prints of Soviet artists’ paintings

Orchid Museum to Open in Vologda

An orchid museum will open in Vologda this spring, the first of its kind in northwest Russia, Interfax reported

Yuko Hasegawa Named Curator of Seventh Moscow Biennale

Yuko Hasegawa, chief curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, has been named the curator for the Seventh Moscow Biennale

Russia Participates in #MuseumSelfie Day

Russian museums took part today in the international Twitter flash mob #MuseumSelfie, according to a statement published on the Ministry of Culture’s website

Moscow Museums to Offer Free Admission Every Third Sunday of the Month

Several dozen museums in Moscow, including memorial apartments, will offer free admission every third Sunday of each month

Shoot It Now: How to Take Travel Photos

Nine simple tips that will help you capture the best moments of your adventures

Seven Most Beautiful Estates near Moscow

You don't have to fly all the way to Europe to see baroque churches and stately homes

Moscow Metro to Display Pushkin Museum Exhibits

A photo exhibition marking the 105th anniversary of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts will open in the Metro Gallery on Vystavochnaya on Jan. 20

Russia's Hermitage to Open Manolo Blahnik Exhibition

The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg will host a retrospective exhibition of distinguished Spanish shoe designer Manolo Blahnik, according to Afisha Daily

‘The Rise of the Machines’ Museum to Open in Moscow

Visitors are allowed to touch the exhibits, take photos and even interact with the items on display

Totally Not Top Secret

Where to observe previously top-secret Cold War artifacts in Moscow

Far and Farther: Five Unique Tourist Destinations in Russia

There are hundreds of breath-taking sites in Russia — majestic lakes, impenetrable fortresses, gentle valleys and rugged mountains

Entry to 87 Moscow Museums to Be Free During Winter Holidays

Some 87 Moscow museums and galleries will offer free admission during the New Year holiday period from Jan. 2 to 8

Pamela Anderson Considering Getting Russian Passport – Reports

Anderson, who already has American and Canadian passports, said, “Why not get a Russian one?”