From November 9 to December 5, the Moskvarium will host the festival “Baikal – The Magic of Water”. Everyone can take part in free workshops and see the endless landscapes of Lake Baikal.
Every day, a photo exhibition by the Novoe Vremya production centre will be working at Moskvarium. It presents photographs of the surroundings and inhabitants of Lake Baikal, made by the film crew while working on the film “Baikal: the Magic of Water”, as well as shots from the future film. Exclusive videos and shots can be viewed on screens in the recreation area.
For the youngest visitors, the Moskvarium Center for Oceanography and Marine Biology is preparing a free creative master class on making a crown with the symbols of Pribaikalye, which every young guest can take home. The master class will be held on weekdays, from 10:00 to 18:00.
The ecological travel game with quiz elements about the nature of Lake Baikal and the adjacent protected area was specially developed for its readers by employees of the Irkutsk Regional Children’s Library named after Mark Sergeyev, led by the teacher Maya Tropina. The co-author of the game was the Irkutsk Association for Defending Baikal Together.
Festival “Baikal – The Magic of Water” will help residents and guests of the capital learn more about the nature and culture of the Baikal region, feel the beauty and power of this amazing place.
Ru-Main, 12.11.2019, Pictures: Moskvarium official website