New museum exhibitions

New permanent exposition at the Museum of the Political History of Russia

The exhibition “Man and Power in Russia in 19th – 21st Centuries” at the Museum of the Political History of Russia was opened on April 19, 2013 and is a “museum inside the museum”. The exhibit deals with twelve crucial points of the domestic history of this period and can be fullyexamined within one visit.

Mikhail Anikushin’s Workshop – a new museum

Mikhail Anikushin’s Workshop is a new branch of the State Museum of City Sculpture that was opened in April 2013. It is a multifunctional cultural center that combines an art space suited for contemporary projects and a memorial exhibition dedicated to Mikhail Anikushin, an outstanding 20th century sculptor. The museum occupies his former workshop, where he once created full size models for future monuments.

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Mikhail Anikushin's Workshop

Mikhail Anikushin’s Workshop – a new museum

14 November – 30 November

Mikhail Anikushin’s Workshop is a new branch of the State Museum of City Sculpture that was opened in April 2013. It is a multifunctional cultural center that combines an art space suited for contemporary projects and a memorial exhibition dedicated to Mikhail Anikushin, an outstanding 20th century sculptor. The museum occupies his former workshop, where he once created full size models for future monuments.

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Museum of the Political History of Russia

New permanent exposition at the Museum of the Political History of Russia

The exhibition “Man and Power in Russia in 19th – 21st Centuries” at the Museum of the Political History of Russia was opened on April 19, 2013 and is a “museum inside the museum”. The exhibit deals with twelve crucial points of the domestic history of this period and can be fully
examined within one visit.

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The Tsaskoye Selo State Museum Preserve

New Museum: Russia in the Great War The Sovereign’s Martial Chamber

The Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve has opened Russia in the Great War museum. The museum opening was one of the major and significant events to mark the centenary of the beginning of WWI. The first museum in modern Russia to cover this tragic period in the country’s history was opened in the former Sovereign’s Martial Chamber that Emperor Nicholas II wanted to become a pantheon of military glory.

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Peterhof State Museum Preserve

New exhibition: Court Entertainment

Court Entertainment is, in a way, a “museum of lost activities”. Each theme-based room was created through meticulous work done by the research fellows of the Peterhof museum. It is the first integrated exhibition to present various types of Russian court entertainment: “Building Amusement Palaces”, “Peterhof Theater”, “Watery Amusements”, “A Pleasant Stroll to Babigon”, “Peterhof Festivities and Fiery Amusements”, “Emperor’s Bicycles”.