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‘Tourist Cards’ for Moscow and St. Petersburg Museums Go on Sale

A Russian city guide Voxxter in collaboration with MasterCard presented the PassCity tourist card for visiting museums

International Lace Festival to Be Held in Russia’s Vologda

Third international lace festival “Vita Lace” will take place in Russian town of Vologda from June 22 to 25

Best Item in Russian History: Samovar-Rooster

Russians recognised a samovar that features details in a form of rooster’s head, legs and tail as the best item in the country’s history

Russian Museums to Get Augmented Reality App

Users will be able to get instant information about any work of art just by using a new app

Floating Museum to Open in Moscow

One of the boats in the Moscow river fleet will be converted into an interactive exhibition and excursion area

Ten Reasons to Visit the Moscow Cosmonautics Museum

Check out our list of things to do there, then come and experience it first-hand

Gagarintown

The city that lives in the name, memory and time of the first cosmonaut

Moscow Kremlin to Host Exhibit of Artefacts and Open Underground Museum

The locally unearthed artefacts, found on the site of a demolished building inside the Kremlin, will be showcased in a special exhibition

Moscow’s First Robot Historian is Moscow Metro Aficionado

This summer, visitors of the Shchusev Museum of Architecture will be greeted by a handsome, blue-eyed chap with a touchpad on his chest

Baikal Obsession: Five Must Do Things

One of the oldest and most intriguing lakes on Earth has always instilled a feeling of mystery in tourists

Moscow Metro Opens Tour Agency

Metrotour, the official guided tour agency for Moscow’s Metro, has opened its doors at the Vystavochnaya Metro Station

Aivazovsky Exhibition in Moscow Among World’s Most Visited

Exhibition of artist Ivan Aivazovsky in the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow was among the ten most visited in the world in 2016

What Is Hidden Below the Surface?

Behind every Moscow landmark there's an unrevealed story, artists claim

Most Visited Museums in Moscow Revealed

The Department of Culture of Moscow has announced the seven most visited museums in Moscow in 2015

Moscow’s Ostankino Tower to Open Doors for Public

This year, tourists and all comers will be given the opportunity to observe the internal structure of the Ostankino Television Tower in Moscow

Where the Sun Hides Behind the Fir Trees: What to Do in Sochi in the Offseason

Sochi can offer rest and relaxation even in the off-season when the weather is neither stifling hot nor wet and chilly

Volcano Museum to Open in Kamchatka

The Volcanarium, Russia’s first museum dedicated to volcanoes, is expected to open on the Kamchatka Peninsula in May 2017

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