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ALL-RUSSIAN DAY OF RUNNING – RACE OF THE NATION

21 September 2020

The All-Russian Day of Running is celebrated in St. Petersburg, as well as throughout the country, on the third Saturday of September. In 2020, the Race of the Nation took place on the 19th of September.
315TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PETERHOF PARK MUSEUM

14 September 2020

Festive events were held on Saturday in honor of the 315th anniversary of the Peterhof park museum - the former royal residence. The history of Peterhof dates back to the 13th of September 1705, when it was first mentioned in the diary of Peter the Great. Who later built his seaside residence in this place.

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MUSEUMS OF RUSSIA WILL MAKE ON-LINE TOURS IN TIKTOK

22 September 2020

TikTok announced the launch of a series of online tours throughout the halls and galleries of museums of Russia. Starting on the 12th of September, users of the service will be able to visit museum exhibitions while staying at home. The virtual tours will take place in the TikTok account of Kultura.RF. The #CulturalTikTok campaign will be streaming live every Wednesday and Saturday. The first to join the action will be Faberge Museum of Saint-Petersburg. Guides will show virtual visitors the works of the famous jeweler Carl Faberge and tell all about the fashion trends of the golden age. The second participant of the action will be the Multimedia Art Museum of Moscow. Users of the platform will be able to get acquainted with the work of photo artists and documentary photographers such as Mitch Epstein, Igor Mukhin, Alexei Titarenko. According to the authors of the project, the idea to organize virtual tours arose after the successful annual "Night of Museums" campaign in TikTok. This year it was organized online due to the coronavirus pandemic. Short videos received a large number of views, and users of the video service showed high engagement and activity. So it was decided to keep the thematic translations on an ongoing basis.