In Russia starts the action “Night of museums”, which will be attended by over two thousand cultural institutions across the country. The event will be held at 18 on may 19. According to the press service of the Moscow Department of culture in the capital is planned more than 350 events at 200 venues in the city.
The main theme of the campaign will be the Year of the theatre in Russia. The motto of the night in Moscow “Live at the Museum”. The city expects to attract over half a million guests.
The main venue will be the Museum of Moscow, where at 18.00 will begin drum show participants of the international festival Drumsfest Russia-2019. Then, to 7.00 am the audience will see films of the early twentieth century and performances by experimental musicians.
The major programme “Night at the Museum-2019” Moscow museums on the evening of 18 may will work for free.
Official opening of the “Night of museums” will be held not only in Moscow, but in Vladivostok, Saint-Petersburg and in Kaliningrad.