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Karelia to Create Cross-Border Tourism Cluster With Finland


The authorities of the Republic of Karelia, together with representatives of Finland, intend to create a cross-border tourism cluster, the objects in which will be unique samples of primitive monumental rock art that are supposed to be included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, TASS reports.  According to the Head of the republic, Artur Parfenchikov,

Culture | Visit  | 28.02.21

Portal for Learning Languages to Be Launched in Yakutia 2021


In 2021, the Federal Institute of the Native Languages ​​of the Peoples of the Russian Federation will develop an educational portal for studying the languages ​​of the indigenous peoples of the North, TASS reports with reference to the Head of the Centre for Nomadic Education Natalya Sitnikova.  According to Sitnikova, more than half of the

Culture | Insight | Novosibirsk  | 29.01.21

Experts Listed Most Popular Names of Siberians’ Ancestors


It is believed that the Russian people settled on the banks of the Ob River, on the site of the future Novosibirsk, in the era of Peter the Great. It is known that the Cossack Fyodor Krenitsyn founded the first Russian village there in 1710 and became famous for his agricultural achievements, VN.ru reports.   It

Events | Visit  | 14.10.20

Youth Forum ‘Heritage’ to Be Held in Moscow Online


A youth forum “Heritage” has started in Moscow and will be held online in 2020. About 100 students from leading universities in the city will take part in it. Within a month and a half, they will develop projects for the restoration of the ensemble of the state wine warehouse, the official website of the

Culture | Visit  | 27.04.20

Auction Winner to Restore Cultural Heritage Object


The house of the merchant Vinogradov in the southeast of Moscow is put up for auction, the Moscow Mayor official website reports with reference to the Moscow Department of Competition Policy.  The sample of wooden architecture of the late XIX century and the object of cultural heritage, which belonged to the merchant of the second

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 21.11.19

Youth Forum “Nasledie” Started in Capital of Russia


On November 21, the Second Youth Forum “Nasledie” (“Heritage”) has started in the capital. This was reported in the press service of the Department of Cultural Heritage of Moscow. The event will be held for two days – November 21 and 22. The key task of the forum is to engage students, graduate students and