Cultural Highlights

третьяковкаThe Tretyakov Gallery
on Krymsky val

The State Tretyakov Gallery possesses a unique collection of Russian art which includes masterpieces which span a period of a thousand years. The Gallery was founded by a Russian merchant and patron of the arts Pavel Tretyakov. He donated his collection to the city of Moscow in 1892. The State Tretyakov Gallery has since become a world-famous museum. Nowadays it contains more than 170,000 works by Russian artists from early religious paintings to modern art.

Opening times:
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Sundays —
from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm
(ticket office and last admission until 5.00 pm)

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays —
from 10.00 am to 9.00 pm
(ticket office and last admission until 8.00 pm)

музеонThe Muzeon

Muzeon Art Park – is the largest Russian outdoor museum, unique in composition and diversity, the territory of which has more than 1000 exhibits including the monuments of the period of socialism that have great cultural value.

Working hours:
8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Free entrance
2 Krimsky Val st., 119049, Moscow, Russia
To reach Muzeon by metro take the train to Park Kultury (Red or Circle line) or Oktyabrskaya (Circle line) stations.

гаражThe GARAGE
Garage Museum of Contemporary Art.
Founded in 2008 by Dasha Zhukova, Garage is the first philanthropic institution in Russia to create a comprehensive public mandate for contemporary art.

Open daily, 11:00 AM — 10:00 PM
Ticket office closes 30 minutes before Museum closing time

парк горькогоThe Gorky park

Gorky Park is the central Moscow park that has 40 000 visitors on weekdays and more than 250 000 on weekends and public holidays. Since 2011 Gorky park has been setting new standards becoming Russia’s first-class park place for recreation, dance, sport and outdoor games.

 

 

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