Subscription

Sign in

If you already have account just sign in and get more options to work with the resource.

E-mail
Password
Log on as: 

Sign out

User session:
Close windowFlash player is not installed.
Mobile versionMy guidebook

Save and print any interesting information from Moscow Travel Portal as an Guidebook!

 

News

Father Frost and Snow Maiden Festival to take place in vicinity of Moscow 15 December 2014Father Frost and Snow Maiden Festival to take place in vicini ...

On 15-27 December, the 3rd city festival known as "Father Frost and Snow Maiden – Happy New Year!" will take place in the town of Dolgoprudny. In the first round, festival participants will present their programs in the contest which will be held at "Vperyod" community centre. 

Museum of Elephants to open in Moscow12 December 2014Museum of Elephants to open in Moscow

Museum of Elephants, which will be located within the territory of the Moscow Zoo, will open in Moscow next year. 

LADYA-2014 Winter Fairy-Tale Exhibition11 December 2014LADYA-2014 Winter Fairy-Tale Exhibition

On 17-21 December, Expocentre will host an Exhibition of Arts and Crafts in Russia. This is the twelfth time this theme-based exhibition is being held in Moscow. 

All news

Print Versionrsssign to
I like it


2 July 2012

Sand Sculptures “The Great History of Russia”

From May 5th- September 20th, the Moscow museum KOLOMENSKOYE will hold and exhibition called “The Great History of Russia”. By visiting this display you will be able to enjoy monumental sculptures depicting glorious Russian warriors in great battles. Like this, there will be scenes from the Battle on the Ice, Kulikovo Battle, Borodino Battle, Poltava Battle and the Patriotic War of 1812.   

Also, the exhibition includes an exact copy of the Saint Basil’s Cathedral made of sand. Many visitors of the exhibition have found this sculpture to be the most elegant and impressive. The sand sculpture demonstrates even the smallest elements of the Cathedral and, as a true masterpiece of craftsmen, it makes indelible impressions. Visitors can look fixedly at it at the entrance of the exhibition. Besides the St. Basil’s Cathedral, visitors’ special attention should be paid to a seven-meter sculpture dedicated to Russian scientists and explorers.  

Alongside the sculptures, little guests of the exhibition will be able to enjoy a big sandpit with its daily contests for a best sand sculpture.

If you are interested in art works made of wood and sand, you will obviously like the presented exhibits. Visit the monumental sculpture exhibition at Andropova Ave., 39, and take delight in the beauty of the introduced works.




Back to list