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MUSEUMS OF RUSSIA JOIN THE INTERNATIONAL #MUSEUMSELFIE CAMPAIGN

26 January 2022

On the 19th of January, the international Twitter campaign #MuseumSelfie was held online. On this day, social media users around the world post photos of themselves in museums.
At the initiative of the Kultura.
CELEBRATION OF THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF MOSCOW STATE HISTORICAL MUSEUM IN 2022

19 January 2022

The year 2022 will be marked by various cultural events, including such a significant one as 150th anniversary of the Moscow State Historical Museum. This week it became known what exhibitions the museum will prepare to honor it.

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Moscow is the capital of Russia, the Third Rome as it often referred to. With a population of over 11 million people Moscow is the largest city in Russia and Europe. Moscow is situated on the high banks of the Moscow River on the territory of 1 100 square kilometres. The city is also one of the major cities of the world taking the seventh place of the list. Moscow is an important transportation hub and political, economic, cultural, and scientific centre of the country. Moscow represents both past and modern history of Russia. Moscow is called the "golden-domed” because there is no other city in the world with 140 Christian Orthodox churches the domes of which are covered with real gold. Moscow is the starting point for trips to all regions of Russia. Russian capital is justly considered to be one of the world cultural centres. Here one can find hundreds of museums, many theatres including the Bolshoi Theatre, and concert halls. Moscow offers great opportunities for tourism and business trips as international congresses, exhibitions, and festivals are held here. 


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