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Fun |  Events |  02.06.20

5 Moscow Universities Joined Educational Project for Business Skills Training

Five Moscow universities joined the educational project ‘Future Tech’, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  These universities were the Moscow Polytechnic University, the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, STANKIN Moscow State Technological University, Moscow State University of Food Production, and the Moscow Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Automation

Fun |  Events |  01.06.20

Children’s Summer Reading Programme to Be Held Online

Moscow libraries launched a summer reading programme dedicated to the Children’s Day, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  To take part in the action, you need to go to the Bibliogorod website and follow simple steps indicated there. It is noted that the programme is provided for both preschoolers and high school students.

Fun |  Events |  01.06.20

Online Quest Shows Children’s Photos of Russian Artists

The “Discover Moscow” portal has posted a new online quest dedicated to the Children’s Day, with children’s photos of famous Russians, the official website of the Mayor of Moscow reports.  The quest “Originally from Childhood” is dedicated to the early years of the famous scientists and artists who lived in Moscow. Participants in the quest

Fun |  Events |  31.05.20

Moscow Planetarium Invites Children to Educational Classes

The Moscow Planetarium launches interactive classes for children 5-10 years old as part of the new online project Astroguide. Young participants will be able to find answers to questions about the world around them, the official website of the planetarium reports.  The “Star Lessons” for students of different ages include 4 online broadcasts. The first

Fun |  Events |  31.05.20

Moscow Cosmonautics Museum Won International Festival Grand Prix

Three metropolitan museums received awards for the ‘Intermuseum’ International Festival. This year about 400 Russian and foreign cultural sites participated in it, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   The Cosmonautics Museum took first place in the nomination “Best Educational Project” for the “ISS in Touch” programme. The Cosmonautics Museum also won the Grand Prix

Fun |  Events |  31.05.20

Stories of Young Heroes: Victory Museum Celebrates Children’s Day

Moscow Victory Museum prepared a special programme for Children’s Day which will be held online for the first time. Everyone can join the events on June 1 on the museum’s official website or YouTube channel.  The action “Children for Peace” starts at 11 am. It will help participants to learn more about the heroism of

Fun |  Events |  31.05.20

Russians to See Venus Eclipse in June

Russians will be able to see the eclipse of Venus next month, the official website of the Moscow Planetarium reports. It is noted that on June 19 at 12 pm Moscow time with daytime visibility, the Moon will close Venus. In addition, a penumbra eclipse of the moon should take place on June 5 at

Fun |  Events |  30.05.20

Fairy Tales in Modern Reading Presented by Russian Writers

By the International Children’s Day, the Internet portal ‘Tekhnoskazki‘ (“Techno-Fairy Tales”) began to work. There will be read fairy tales in an unusual interpretation, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  Among the fairy tales are Doctor Aybolit, Tsarevna Nesmeyana, The Ugly Duckling, Cinderella, The Frog Princess, Zayushkina’s hut, Teremok, Kolobok, and Wolf and

Fun |  Events |  29.05.20

Russians Favourite Characters in Children’s Books

According to a study conducted by the Russian e-book subscription service MyBook, Harry Potter, the protagonist of the eponymous series of books by Joan Rowling topped the ranking of the most beloved characters in children’s books in Russia.  The rating was compiled on the eve of the Children’s Day, annually celebrated in Russia on June

Fun |  Events |  28.05.20

Novosibirsk Artist Presented Military Painting to Volgograd

Novosibirsk artist, Vladimir Vlasov, donated the picture “From the War” to the hero city of Volgograd in honour of the 75th anniversary of the Victory, the press service of the Ministry of Culture of the Novosibirsk region reported.  The ceremonial transfer of the painting was carried out as part of the project “The War on

Fun |  Events |  26.05.20

Moscow Flower Show: Festival of Gardens and Flowers to Be Held Online

In 2020, for the first time the ‘Moscow Flower Show’ Gardens and Flowers Festival will be held online, the press service of the Moscow Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection reported. The event will be held online from June 26 to July 5, 2020. The participants from around the world will have a chance

Videos |  Events |  25.05.20

Moscow Environmental Centre Invites to Masterclass on Making Postcards [Video]

Moscow state environmental institution ‘Mospriroda’ offers to participate in a remote masterclass in the decoration of the floral cards, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  The participants in the masterclass have a chance to learn how to make bright spring souvenirs that will preserve memories of spring. More information can be found on