Events
14th Kirillov’s Readings

14th Kirillov’s Readings

April 8, 2016 Participants can present reports on the following subjects: History, archeology, local history; Fine art, architecture; Folklore and folk art. We invite everybody to participate in the event and ask...

“New Year’s Whirligig” in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

“New Year’s Whirligig” in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Dear friends, the time of magic and the warmest winter holiday – New Year – will come soon. We will have the most interesting holidays! During the whole week we will deliver master-classes, conduct tours about the history and architecture of the...

Siberian artist from Greece introduces his works in Kirillov!

Siberian artist from Greece introduces his works in Kirillov!

On December 1, 2017 Valery Antonov is the artist closely connected with the Vologda land. Besides, he is a happy traveler depicting not only the beauty of our region with which he is connected thanks to the years of fruitful work, but also the...

Family Day in November!

Family Day in November!

On November 25, 2017 Dear friends, the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites you to spend the Family Day in the Tsar’s fortress! You will participate in games and a...

Male choir of Vologda Philharmonic Society gives concert in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Male choir of Vologda Philharmonic Society gives concert in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

  On November 21, 2017 Dear friends, soon, on November 21, the male choir of the Vologda Regional Philharmonic Society named after V.A. Gavrilin will perform in the conference hall of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve. Its artistic...

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will join in St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum!

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will join in St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum!

  From November 15 to 18, 2017 The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will take part in the International Cultural Forum organized by the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of St. Petersburg. This event will be held...

Program of 15th Kirillov’s Readings is made!

Program of 15th Kirillov’s Readings is made!

April 7, 2017 The scientific conference “15th Kirillov’s Readings” will take place in the Federal State Budgetary Institution of Culture “Kirillo-Belozersky Historical, Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve” on April 7. It will be opened with a...

Tours during action “Night at the Museum”

Tours during action “Night at the Museum”

May 18, 2016 At 19:00 – “Past and Present” – a tour to the northern parvis of the Assumption Cathedral with the unique frescoes of the 17th century and the Kazan Tower. They will be first open for visitors after restoration. At 20:00 – “Some...

“Song Chronicle of Russia”

“Song Chronicle of Russia”

May 24, 2016 Groups and soloists of Kirillov will take part in the concert program: the folk ensemble “Northern Frescoes”, the ensemble “Lira”, the choir and pupils of the Children’s Art School, Alina Lebedeva, Yana Baldina, Dima Penugalov,...

How Pushkin moved beyond censorship – you will learn online!

How Pushkin moved beyond censorship – you will learn online!

On June 6, 2017 Was it easy for Pushkin to publish his works? Did all contemporaries consider him to “be our everything” and what did they accept and dismiss? What disturbed censors in Pushkin’s texts in different years? What evasions did Pushkin...

You will learn in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on June 6 how Pushkin moved beyond censorship!

You will learn in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on June 6 how Pushkin moved beyond censorship!

On June 6, 2017 Alina Bodrova, Candidate of Philological Sciences, research officer of the Institute of Russian Literature (the Pushkin House) of the Russian Academy of Sciences, senior lecturer of the School of Philology in the National Research...

Festival of Historical Reenactment “Kirillo-Belozersky Siege”

Festival of Historical Reenactment “Kirillo-Belozersky Siege”

From June 11 to 12, 2017 The Festival of Historical Reenactment “Kirillo-Belozersky Siege” telling about the siege and the defense of the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery during the Polish-Lithuanian invasion in 1612-1618 takes place in the museum...

Day of Slavic Writing and Culture in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Day of Slavic Writing and Culture in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

On May 24, 2017 The Day of Slavic Writing and Culture will be celebrated in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve. People’s Artist of Russia M.N. Vasilieva will give the lecture “History of Slavic Writing” and will deliver the master-class...

Family Day in museum

Family Day in museum

On May 27, 2017 The Family Day in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve is scheduled for May 27. Dear friends, we look forward to seeing you at the central entrance to the museum at 11:45. You will be able to join in the tour “History of the...

“The Last Day of Pompeii” in People’s House

“The Last Day of Pompeii” in People’s House

On May 18, 2017 “Meetings in the People’s House” will be held in the exhibition complex of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve within the framework of the International Action “Night at the Museum” on May 18 at 18:00. Mikhail Sharomazov,...

Applications for participation in Interregional Scientific Conference “St. Kirill Belozersky. Rare Iconography Variants” won’t be accepted soon

Applications for participation in Interregional Scientific Conference “St. Kirill Belozersky. Rare Iconography Variants” won’t be accepted soon

The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will host the Interregional Scientific Conference “St. Kirill Belozersky. Rare Iconography Variants” from June 22 to 23, 2017. It will mark the 620th anniversary of the foundation of the Kirillo-Belozersky...

Model of Shipka Memorial Church made of gold and silver will be first presented in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve during International Action “Night at the Museum”

Model of Shipka Memorial Church made of gold and silver will be first presented in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve during International Action “Night at the Museum”

On May 20, 2017 The official presentation of the model of the Shipka Memorial Church made of gold and silver will be first held in Russia. This event will take place in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve within the framework of the...

“Pavel Nikonov. Painting”

“Pavel Nikonov. Painting”

March 29, 2016 It will present works of Pavel Fyodorovich Nikonov, famous Soviet and Russian painter and graphic artist, teacher and professor. P.F. Nikonov is a legendary person in the Russian fine art. He is the academician of the Russian...

You can vote for “Saint Kirill Belozersky” till April 30

You can vote for “Saint Kirill Belozersky” till April 30

He came to the Kirillov land in 1397 (it was a part of the Belozersk principality at that time) and founded the Dormition Monastery that became known as the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery later. Saint Kirill (his secular name was Kosma) started to...

Applications for participation in 15th Kirillov’s Readings are not accepted anymore!

Applications for participation in 15th Kirillov’s Readings are not accepted anymore!

April 7, 2017 The scientific conference “15th Kirillov’s Readings” will be held in the Kirillo-Belozersky Historical, Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve on April 7. Applications for participation in one of the main events of this year’s museum...

Will visitors of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum listen to jazz?

Will visitors of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum listen to jazz?

March 31, 2017 A very interesting project titled “WonREDful Town” will be presented for residents and guests of the town in the conference hall of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve soon, just in a week. Alexey Pilatov and Mikhail Zvyagin...

Spring vacation 2017 in museum

Spring vacation 2017 in museum

From March 27 to April 1, 2017 On March 27, at 14:00 – Master-class “Spring Folk Doll” Event “Russian Riddles. Solve Them” On March 28, at 11:00 – Museum lesson “A Lesson in Old School” Master-class “Spring Flowers” On March 29, at...

Creative contest marking 620th anniversary of Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery foundation will be held in museum

Creative contest marking 620th anniversary of Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery foundation will be held in museum

From March 9 to June 10, 2017 Both children (the contest of drawings and essays) and adults (photo and video format) can take part in the contest “Keeps the Traces of History…”.   Download the Regulations on the Contest of...

Exhibition “Treasures of Russian North”

Exhibition “Treasures of Russian North”

From November 3, 2016 The exhibition “Treasures of Russian North” staged in the Refectory of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve from November 3 presents photographs illustrating picturesque views and the variety of forms of the Russian soul,...

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve announces “Autumn Vacation”

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve announces “Autumn Vacation”

From October 30 to November 3, 2017 Dear friends, the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites children to come to the museum during autumn holidays. They will be able to take part in playing events, master-classes and museum lessons from...

Revolution – to People’s House and history – to masses!

Revolution – to People’s House and history – to masses!

From October 17, 2017 “Black. Red. White” – We don’t divide people into classes. Revolution – to People’s House and history – to the masses!” This is the slogan of the exhibition marking the centenary of the October Revolution that the...

Chamber Orchestra of Vologda Philharmonic Society invites everybody to “Heartwarming Talk”!

Chamber Orchestra of Vologda Philharmonic Society invites everybody to “Heartwarming Talk”!

The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites residents and guests of the town to attend the concert of the Chamber Orchestra of the Vologda Regional Philharmonic Society named after V.A. Gavrilin. It will take place in the conference hall on...

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve organizes Family Day in Museum of Town and District History

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve organizes Family Day in Museum of Town and District History

On September 30, 2017 Dear friends, this time the Family Day in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will take place in the Museum of Town and District History. We look forward to seeing you at 103 Gagarin Street. Its program that is due to...

Learn about St. Kirill Novoezersky at “Meetings in the People’s House”!

Learn about St. Kirill Novoezersky at “Meetings in the People’s House”!

On September 22, 2017 The program “Meetings in the People’s House” continues pleasing friends of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve. We look forward to seeing you at the lecture “St. Kirill Novoezersky. Life in the Icon” on September 22. It...

Russian writer, PhD Vladimir Kantor will come to Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Russian writer, PhD Vladimir Kantor will come to Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

February 26, 2016 Vladimir Karlovich Kantor is a Russian writer, literary critic, Doctor of Philosophy (1988) and professor of the National Research University Higher School of Economics. V. Kantor studies philosophy of history and culture of...

Svetlana Svetlichnaya in Kirillov

Svetlana Svetlichnaya in Kirillov

March 19, 2016 An evening with Honoured Artist of RSFSR Svetlana Svetlichnaya will take place in the museum within the framework of the Year of Russian Cinema. It is scheduled for March 19. Reference: Svetlana Afanasyevna Svetlichnaya was...

“Mikhail Aldashin. Painting and Animation Films”

“Mikhail Aldashin. Painting and Animation Films”

From February 10, 2016 Mikhail Aldashin is an artist, animation director and producer. He shot over 10 author’s films, participated in the creation of more than 100 works at the animation studios “Soyuzmultfilm” and “Pilot” and worked in the USA....

Russian Winter Festival “Winter Fortress”

Russian Winter Festival “Winter Fortress”

February 13, 2016 Grounds of the festival in the New Town: • “We Glorify Winter…” – a concert on the main museum stage; its participants are: the Folk Music, Song and Dance Ensemble “Cherepovets”, Elena Antonova, laureate of All-Russian...

Master Zhanna Ryabkova delivers master-classes in birch bark weaving in museum

Master Zhanna Ryabkova delivers master-classes in birch bark weaving in museum

From January 5 to 10, 2016   On January 5, 9, 10 Master-class “Pipe horn – ringing voice” Venue: parvis of the Refectory It begins at 10 a.m.   On January 6 Master-class “Trumpeting...

Male choir of Albert Mishin will sing songs about love

Male choir of Albert Mishin will sing songs about love

January 25, 2017 According to the information posted on the official website of the Vologda Regional Philharmonic Society, the creative missions of this music group are to preserve and to develop Russian male singing tradition. Its repertoire...

Museum announces New Year’s action

Museum announces New Year’s action

From January 2 to 10, 2016 Buying a ticket to the permanent and temporary exhibitions of the museum, ordering a general tour of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve, you will be able to get a 50 percent discount for the entrance ticket to the...

Museum holds contests

Museum holds contests

  All contests have the same subject – “There is a Town on Earth”. Regulations with all information about terms, participants, requirements and contacts will be placed on our website http://kirmuseum.org soon.   Watch...

“Gift for Christmas”

“Gift for Christmas”

From December 25, 2015 Marina Azizyan was born in Leningrad. She graduated from Leningrad Theatre Institute as a stage designer. She designed sets and scenery for musical performances and straight plays in the Bolshoi Theatre, the Comedy Theatre...

Price-list for 2016

Price-list for 2016

From January 1 to April 30, 2016 The price-list for pay services in the museum and its branches from January 1 to April 30, 2016, was approved with the decree № 193 of October 19, 2015, signed by M.N. Sharomazov, director of the...

Alisa Grebenshchikova will perform in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Alisa Grebenshchikova will perform in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

January 16, 2016 Spectators will see the musical and poetic play “Thaw”. Tatiana Kolosova and Alina Nenasheva will act in it together with Alisa Grebenshchikova. “Thaw” is a sentimental story about spring that can begin in any season and...

Come to museum during New Year holidays

Come to museum during New Year holidays

From January 2 to 10, 2016 Here you can find the program of festive events. January 2 at 11:00 and 13:00 – master-class “Flax doll” 6+ Venue: People’s House (at 3 Preobrazhensky Street) A ticket costs: 20 rubles for local residents...

Art Festival “Christmas Candle” in Kirillov

Art Festival “Christmas Candle” in Kirillov

From January 7 to 25, 2016 FESTIVAL PROGRAM January 7 at 13:00 – CHRISTMAS WORKSHOP. 5+ Master-classes "Christmas spice-cake” and “Christmas angel” at 15:00 – “HISTORY OF STORIES OR CHRISTMAS STORIES”....

Museum opening hours during New Year holidays

Museum opening hours during New Year holidays

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve (Kirillov) On December 31 - from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. January 1 – day off From January 2 to 10 inclusive - from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. On January 6 - from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Museum of Town and District...

Come to “Clean Shore”!

Come to “Clean Shore”!

On May 3, 2017 The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites everybody to join in the museum environmental event “Clean Shore” that will be held on the shore of Lake Siverskoye near the monastery walls on May 3, 2017. You will participate in the...

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve organizes May vacation!

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve organizes May vacation!

From April 29, 2017, to May 9, 2017   May holidays will last in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve from April 29 to May 9. You will be able to take part in general sightseeing tours, programs, events, creative workshops and the Family...

“Night at Museum”, or Time not to sleep!

“Night at Museum”, or Time not to sleep!

On May 20, 2017 Visitors can usually come to the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve till 18:00, but everything will be different on May 20. It will be open for visitors until late at night on this very day like other museums all over the world....

Vologda’s writers about war

Vologda’s writers about war

April 21, 2017 Members of the Union of Russian Writers will perform in the conference hall of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on April 21. Poems, prose and songs composed to the verses of local authors will be presented in the program...

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve announces photo contest!

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve announces photo contest!

From April 15 to September 30, 2017 The Federal State Budgetary Institution of Culture “Kirillo-Belozersky Historical, Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve” announces the contest of photo works “Something Divine in Earthly Beauty”. It is held...

Join in Festival of Historical Reenactment in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

Join in Festival of Historical Reenactment in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

From May 27 to 29, 2016 Dear friends, please note that the date of the event has changed. The Festival of Historical Reenactment “Kirillo-Belozersky Siege” will be held in the museum from May 27 to 29, 2016. The festival organizers are:...

“Low Sunday”

“Low Sunday”

From May 1 to 12, 2016 Program of events 3+ May 1 At 12:00 – meeting with amateur singer-songwriters of Kirillov in the literary and music drawing room “Love Life!” Olga Yemelicheva, Lyubov Yemelicheva, Valery Medovikov, Ekaterina...

Museum of Town and District History invites to exhibition from cycle “Calendar Holidays – Easter”

Museum of Town and District History invites to exhibition from cycle “Calendar Holidays – Easter”

May 1, 2016 The Museum of Town and District History has prepared a festive program for guests at Easter celebrated on May 1 this year. It will include the following events: At 10:00 – presentation of Easter dishes and their traditional...

“Autumn Exhibition 2016”

“Autumn Exhibition 2016”

A new display about autumn is due to be opened in the People’s House on August 23 at 15:00.   August 23, 2016 About 40 artists whose creative activity is connected with our region have taken part in the project. The exhibition will...

15th Kirillov’s Readings

15th Kirillov’s Readings

April 7, 2017 As usual, participants of the conference can present reports on the following subjects: history, archeology, local history, fine art, architecture, folklore and folk art. Dear colleagues, we invite everybody to take part in the...

Pancake Week in museum

Pancake Week in museum

From February 23 to 25, 2017 The program of events: ON FEBRUARY 23 At 12:00 – Master-class “Star” (iris folding) Venue: Parvis of the Refectory; a ticket for one person costs 20 rubles. At 13:00 – Adventure game “Secret of the...

Project “Saint Kirill Belozersky” will be introduced in conference hall of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on February 2, 2017

Project “Saint Kirill Belozersky” will be introduced in conference hall of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on February 2, 2017

On March 29, 2016, the federal jury of the International Contest “Orthodox Initiative” approved the list of winners. One of them was the project of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve – the Internet encyclopedia “Saint Kirill Belozersky”. All...

Kirillo-Novoezersky Monastery. 500th Anniversary of Foundation

Kirillo-Novoezersky Monastery. 500th Anniversary of Foundation

From February 17, 2017 The Kirillo-Novoezersky Monastery was founded by monk Kirill Bely, native of Galich and disciple of St. Kornily Komelsky, in 1517, approximately 100 years later after the foundation of the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery....

 Spend Family Day in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

Spend Family Day in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

On August 26, 2017 Employees of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve look forward to seeing everybody at the museum lesson “History of Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery” scheduled for this Saturday, August 26. It will begin at noon. We will meet for...

SEASON TICKET “WINTER HOLIDAYS IN MUSEUM”

SEASON TICKET “WINTER HOLIDAYS IN MUSEUM”

From January 2 to 5, 2017 On January 2, at 14:00 - Puppet play “Moroz Ivanovich”                        Master-class “Angel Made of Napkins” On January 3, at 14:00 – Master-class...

Price-list for 2017

Price-list for 2017

December 16, 2016 The price-list for pay services in the museum and its branches from January 1 to April 30, 2017, was approved with the decree № 173 of October 31, 2016, signed by M.N. Sharomazov, director of the Kirillo-Belozersky...

Family Day

Family Day

December 24, 2016 Weekend program: - Museum lesson “Russian Clay Toy” - Master-class “Angel of Beads” It will begin at noon. A ticket costs 30 rubles. We remind you that large families, children under 16 and students can visit all...

Program of events during New Year’s holidays “New Year in Museum”

Program of events during New Year’s holidays “New Year in Museum”

  From January 2 to 8, 2017 FROM JANUARY 2 TO 5. SEASON TICKET “WINTER HOLIDAYS IN MUSEUM”. 7+ On January 2, at 14:00 - Puppet play “Moroz Ivanovich”                      ...

Opening hours of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve and its branches during New Year holidays

Opening hours of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve and its branches during New Year holidays

  From December 31, 2016, to January 8, 2017 Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve (Kirillov) On December 31 – day off On January 1 – day off From January 2 to 5 - from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. On January 6 - from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. On...

Lace miracle birds will decorate New Year’s exhibition “Magic Forest”

Lace miracle birds will decorate New Year’s exhibition “Magic Forest”

December 27, 2016 The joint project of the Vologda Region Government and the Museum of Lace in Vologda – the creative contest “Lace Miracle Bird” – was held from February to May 2015. Over 300 various, unique delicate birds were sent to...

Meeting with Alexander Tsurkan will be held in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

Meeting with Alexander Tsurkan will be held in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

On August 19, 2017 The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites all admirers of Alexander Tsurkan, film and theatre actor, Honoured Artist of Russia, on Saturday, August 19! He played over 70 roles in different films. You certainly remember...

Apply for and receive “Guest Card” and get bonuses!

Apply for and receive “Guest Card” and get bonuses!

From August 12, 2017 The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will please its visitors with “Guest Card”! The Department of Visitor Relations has prepared a flexible discount system for museum friends. You can apply for and receive a discount card...

“The Soul of Belozeriye” in heart of Kirillov!

“The Soul of Belozeriye” in heart of Kirillov!

On August 12, 2017 The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will host the Festival of Antiquity “The Soul of Belozeriye” on August 12. It will begin at noon! The Song, Music and Dance Ensemble under the direction of Honoured Artist of Russia Yuri...

Family Day in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve is scheduled for this weekend!

Family Day in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve is scheduled for this weekend!

On July 29, 2017 Dear friends, plan your weekend beforehand! We invite you to visit the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on Saturday. The Family Day will take place there on July 29. Make a “museum tour” with your family together with...

Interregional Historical Festival “Sugorye 2017” is due to be opened on August 5!

Interregional Historical Festival “Sugorye 2017” is due to be opened on August 5!

From August 5 to 6, 2017 This year the Sugorye Festival has united two most significant tourist sites of the Kirillov district – the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve and the Historical and Ethnographical Complex “Sugorye”. Now this historical...

Win Internet quiz and get free season ticket for all permanent and temporary exhibitions and events in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

Win Internet quiz and get free season ticket for all permanent and temporary exhibitions and events in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

From August 1 to 20, 2017 The Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites everybody to join in the Internet quiz about architecture, history and culture of the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery and the neighbouring cloisters from August 1 to 20. The...

We look forward to seeing you at “Ilyinsky Festival”!

We look forward to seeing you at “Ilyinsky Festival”!

On August 2, 2017 In a little while! On August 2! “Ilyinsky Festival” will be held in Tsypino! It will begin at noon. Guests of the event will be able to get to the atmosphere of the 19th-20th centuries and to see how creative youth of this area...

“Summer Holidays in Museum” will start on July 10

“Summer Holidays in Museum” will start on July 10

From July 10 to 14, 2017 The program “Summer Holidays in Museum” has been made especially for your children. It includes museum lessons, playing events, master-classes and a tea party. A one-day program ticket costs 20-40 rubles per person. You...

“Musical Expedition” in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

“Musical Expedition” in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

On July 5, 2017 Soon visitors of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will see and listen to the famous musicians – cellist Boris Andrianov, violinists Tamaki Kawakubo (Japan) and Ilya Konovalov (Israel), violist Timur Yakubov (Russia and...

Spend weekend in museum!

Spend weekend in museum!

On June 24, 2017 Make your children happy and have rest together with them in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve! The Family Day program has been prepared especially for you! Don’t miss Family Day! A ticket costs only 30...

Two relics

Two relics

On June 22, 2017 A very significant event scheduled for June 22 will mark the 620th anniversary of the foundation of the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery and the 590th anniversary of the death of St. Kirill Belozersky. The permanent exhibition...

Volga Choir in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

Volga Choir in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve!

On June 22, 2017 The Volga State Russian Folk Choir of P.M. Miloslavov will perform in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on June 22 at 19:00 presenting one of its most spectacular programs “Ah, Samara-Town”. Vitaly Natarov, director of...

Photo contest is going on!

Photo contest is going on!

From April 15 to September 30, 2017 The Federal State Budgetary Institution of Culture “Kirillo-Belozersky Historical, Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve” announced the contest of photo works “Something Divine in Earthly Beauty” in April 2017....

Festive events in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will mark 590th anniversary of St. Kirill Belozersky’s death and 620th anniversary of monastery foundation

Festive events in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will mark 590th anniversary of St. Kirill Belozersky’s death and 620th anniversary of monastery foundation

From June 22 to 23, 2017 Some events marking the 620th anniversary of the foundation of the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery and the 590th anniversary of the death of St. Kirill Belozersky will take place in the Kirillo-Belozersky Historical,...

Interregional Scientific Conference “St. Kirill Belozersky and Rare Iconography Variants”

Interregional Scientific Conference “St. Kirill Belozersky and Rare Iconography Variants”

From June 22 to 23, 2017 The Interregional Scientific Conference “St. Kirill Belozersky and Rare Iconography Variants” is due to be opened in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve on June 22 within the framework of the events marking the 620th...

Rare icons will be exhibited in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Rare icons will be exhibited in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

From June 22 to August 18, 2017 “St. Kirill Belozersky. Rare Iconography Variants” is the title of the exhibition of icons and articles of decorative and applied arts of the high artistic level that is due to be opened in the People’s House of...

Evening-portrait marking anniversary of Kirillov’s resident Rimma Utkova

Evening-portrait marking anniversary of Kirillov’s resident Rimma Utkova

December 9, 2016 The program will tell about the life of Rimma Utkova, her sports victories, establishment of the Children and Youth Sports School in Kirillov as the heroine of the event was one of its originators. We invite everybody to the...

MUSEUM INVITES

MUSEUM INVITES

From November 29 to December 3, 2016 On November 29 at 18:00 MUSEUM PROGRAM “PORTRAITS OF FELLOW-TOWNSMEN” Evening marking the 10th anniversary of publication of the book “Uncompleted Liturgy” written by archpriest Alexey Mokievsky (in the...

Come to museum on Family Day scheduled for November 26

Come to museum on Family Day scheduled for November 26

November 26, 2016 On November 26 (Saturday) Master-class “A Rose for Mother” (iris folding) Playing event “Magic Box” A ticket costs 30 rubles. Time: 13:00 Large families, children under 16 and students can visit all permanent and...

Family trip to museum is going on!

Family trip to museum is going on!

November 20, 2016 ON NOVEMBER 20 AT 12:00 IN THE COOK-HOUSE ✒Museum lesson “History of writing” ✒Master-class “Russian calligraphy. Broad pen lettering” A one-day program ticket costs 30 rubles per person. We look forward to...

We invite you to evening with Elena Antonova

We invite you to evening with Elena Antonova

November 19, 2016 Elena Rudolfovna Antonova graduated from the Vologda Regional Cultural and Educational School (now the Vologda Regional College of Culture and Tourism), worked in the Department of Culture and in the District Cultural Centre and...

Please note! Action!

Please note! Action!

From November 3 to 5, 2016 Making a general sightseeing tour of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve from November 3 to 5, you will get a discount buying an entrance ticket to the exhibition “The Profession of Restorer. Olga Sokolova” in the...

Holidays in museum

Holidays in museum

  From November 3 to 5, 2016 NOVEMBER 3. NIGHT OF ARTS At 18:30 - “Tour of Kirillov” with the visit to the Museum of Town and District History and the People’s House. A ticket costs: 150 rubles for adults, 10 rubles for children....

Autumn vacation in museum

Autumn vacation in museum

From October 31 to November 4, 2016 Program of events: OCTOBER 31 Theatricalized lecture “History of Writing” in the Monk’s cell Interactive lesson with some master-class elements “How A Shirt Grew in the Field” in the...

Project “Dionisy’s Frescoes in 3D” will be presented in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Project “Dionisy’s Frescoes in 3D” will be presented in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

October 21, 2016 According to the information posted on the website peri-foundation.ru, digitalization of Dionisy’s frescoes will give a chance to monitor the state of the unique wall-painting efficiently, will provide access to it for scholars...

Meeting with Alexei Varlamov will be held in museum

Meeting with Alexei Varlamov will be held in museum

October 21, 2016 Alexei Nikolaevich Varlamov (born in Moscow on June 23, 1963) is a Russian writer, philologist, researcher of history of the Russian literature of the 20th century. He graduated from the Department of Philology in Moscow...

St. Petersburg will host Fifth International Cultural Forum from December 1 to 3

St. Petersburg will host Fifth International Cultural Forum from December 1 to 3

From December 1 to 3, 2016 The key events of the forum will be the end of the Year of Russian Cinema and the beginning of the Year of Ecology, the 125th anniversary of S.S. Prokofiev’s birth and the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the...

“Cultural Autumn in Museum”

“Cultural Autumn in Museum”

From November 4 to 6, 2016 November 4 (Friday), at 15:00 Second Charity Concert to raise money for restoration of the Kazan Cathedral in Kirillov Admission is free, 3+  November 5 (Saturday) Year of Russian...

“Night of Arts”

“Night of Arts”

November 3, 2016 Program of the action: At 17:00 In the Museum of Town and District History Opening ceremony of the exhibition “Ladies’ Articles” (numbers from the collection of the museum and private collections, 19th-20th centuries)...

“Family Trip to Museum”

“Family Trip to Museum”

From October 9 to 30, 2016 October 9 Master-class “Making of a clay pot” Puppet performance “History of the Potter’s Wheel” October 16 Master-class “Modeling of a clay toy” Puppet performance “Children’s Amusements” October...

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites everybody to Family Day events

Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve invites everybody to Family Day events

September 24, 2016 The following events are scheduled for September 24: - Master-class “Clay modeling”. It will be delivered by People’s Artist of Russia Marina Vasilieva. - Master-class “Folk doll”. It will be delivered by museum employee...

Exhibition “Life and Creative Work of Alexander Fyodorovich Pozdnyakov”

Exhibition “Life and Creative Work of Alexander Fyodorovich Pozdnyakov”

October 1, 2016 The name of Alexander Fyodorovich Pozdnyakov is well-known in the museum sphere and his life and career are inseparably connected with the history of the Kirillov district.   A.F. Pozdnyakov (1926-2007) was born in the...

Exhibition “Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in Switzerland” opens in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Exhibition “Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in Switzerland” opens in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

September 22, 2016 The documentary and literary exhibition “Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in Switzerland” was prepared by the employees of the House of Russia Abroad in Moscow in 2014. It was the tribute to the memory and special homage to the great...

Kazan Tower is due to be opened after restoration

Kazan Tower is due to be opened after restoration

The fortifications of the New Town built in the 17th century are of great interest to tourists, but they are inaccessible for them. The Kazan Tower is the first monastery tower that will be constantly available for visitors. It will make the museum...

“Summer vacation”

“Summer vacation”

From August 15 to 19, 2016 Program of events: August 15 Event “Russian riddles. Find an answer to it” Theatricalized lecture “Alphabetic truth” August 16 Master-class “Printed pattern on cloth” Master-class “Relief with a view...

Art Festival “THE PROPERTY OF REPUBLIC” and “NIGHT OF CINEMA” in museum

Art Festival “THE PROPERTY OF REPUBLIC” and “NIGHT OF CINEMA” in museum

August 27, 2016 Spectators will be able to see the documentaries shot in Kirillov and the Vologda region in different years and to meet with filmmakers Mikhail Makarov and Dmitry Chernetsov. Tatiana Durnova, artist of the Cherepovets...

Festival of Antiquity “The Soul of Belozeriye”

Festival of Antiquity “The Soul of Belozeriye”

From August 14, 2016 The program of the event: Button accordion players: Gennady Golubev, Lilia Mamaeva, Zoya Platonova, Rimma Khodulina and Nikolay Shutov Duet “In-Laws” Trio from Charozero Folklore Ensemble “Vashkitsa” Sergey...

“Unsteady Balance”

“Unsteady Balance”

August 6, 2016 Mikhail Alexandrovich Matveev was born in Kirillov of the Vologda region in 1966. He attended the Secondary School № 26 and the art school in Cherepovets and left them in 1983. In 1992, Mikhail Matveev graduated from Herzen...

Icons restored by Olga Sokolova will be exhibited in People’s House

Icons restored by Olga Sokolova will be exhibited in People’s House

O.A. Sokolova is a fine art restorer of fresco and easel tempera painting of the highest qualification, an icon painter, an author of many copies-reconstructions of church frescoes and icons, a graphic artist, a member of the Union of Russian...

Survey in museum

Survey in museum

July 15, 2016 To take part in the questionnaire, you are to click the link http://webanketa.com/forms/64tk0dhj6wqpce356ct3cr9r/, to answer 23 questions and to send your answers pressing the button “Done”. Please, note that we don’t gather and...

Summer vacation in museum!

Summer vacation in museum!

Dear boys and girls, we invite you to join in different events in the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve during summer holidays from July 18 to 22. You will be able to participate in playing events, museum lessons and original...

“Water-Colours of Galina Dementieva”

“Water-Colours of Galina Dementieva”

July 11, 2016 Galina Vladimirovna Dementieva was born in Vorkuta in 1949. She graduated from Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after I.E. Repin with a degree in history of arts. G.V. Dementieva is an art critic,...

Visitors of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will listen to modern gypsy jazz performed by Gonzalo Bergara Quartet

Visitors of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve will listen to modern gypsy jazz performed by Gonzalo Bergara Quartet

July 16, 2016 The all-acoustic Gonzalo Bergara Quartet will play gypsy jazz or Jazz manouche – a modern variant of music that was popular in the 1930s. French guitarist Django Reinhardt known as the Great Django is considered to be the founder of...

Exhibition “Signed and Dated Works of Church Art” is due to be opened in People’s House

Exhibition “Signed and Dated Works of Church Art” is due to be opened in People’s House

June 26, 2016 The display will present church silver articles, cast cooper icons and crosses, clerical portraits, about 150 icons and other works of church art from the collections of the museums of Archangelsk and Vologda, the Kirillo-Belozersky...

Traditional Family Day will be held in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Traditional Family Day will be held in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

June 25, 2016 People’s Artist of Russia M.N. Vasilieva will conduct a lesson about the history of Russian writing and will deliver a master-class in calligraphy on this day. It will begin at 1 p.m. Venue: Monk’s cell. A ticket costs 30...

“Mother Earth”: exhibition of ceramics and drawings of Anna and Julia Shabaeva is due to be opened in museum

“Mother Earth”: exhibition of ceramics and drawings of Anna and Julia Shabaeva is due to be opened in museum

June 7, 2016 The display will present creative works of Anna and Julia Shabaeva. The Ferapontovo rural settlement, namely the village of Odenyevo on Tsypina Hill, is the native land of the young artists. Anna and Julia work in different kinds...

MUSEUM - TO THE TOWN

MUSEUM - TO THE TOWN

June 12, 2016 Visitors of the exhibition “Let’s Bow to Those Great Years” that will be open in the People’s House till June 19 will be able to buy entrance tickets at a special price on this festive day. This display presents those heroic pages...

“VOICES OF HISTORY” WILL BE HEARD IN MUSEUM AGAIN

“VOICES OF HISTORY” WILL BE HEARD IN MUSEUM AGAIN

  Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve, scene in the New Town Boris Vasiliev THE DAWNS HERE ARE QUIET… National Theatre of the Republic of Karelia (Petrozavodsk) A ticket costs 350 rubles. June 30 (Thursday) at...

“Signed and Dated Works of Church Art”

“Signed and Dated Works of Church Art”

From June 25 to 26, 2016 The traditional scientific conference will be held in the Kirillo-Belozersky Historical, Architectural and Art Museum-Reserve on June 25, 2016. This year’s event will be about signed and dated works of church art. The...

Cinema and Music Festival “St. Petersburg Weekend”

Cinema and Music Festival “St. Petersburg Weekend”

From June 16 to 19, 2016 Its program includes a cinema marathon of Soviet and Russian films, a concert of the Mariinsky Theatre Chorus and the Mariinsky Orchestra under the baton of Valery Gergiev that is due to become the key event of...

Program of events marking Day of Slavic Writing and Culture

Program of events marking Day of Slavic Writing and Culture

  From May 24 to 27, 2016 May 24    At 9:50 – Lecture “History of Slavic Writing”             It will be given by People’s Artist of Russia M.N....

Folk group from Moscow will perform in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

Folk group from Moscow will perform in Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve

May 28, 2016 Spectators will be able to listen to the songs of the Russian soul on this day. The music that our guests will perform is simple, but it charms, pleases and touches your heart. Dear fiends, don’t miss a chance to see the...

“Night at Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve”

“Night at Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve”

May 18, 2016 Program of the action “Night at Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve” “Children’s Time” At 10:00, 11:00 – “Musical pictures” – a cheerful multconcert for preschool children with participation of artists of the Cherepovets...

Opening hours of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve and its branches during May holidays

Opening hours of Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve and its branches during May holidays

From May 1 to 9, 2016 Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Reserve (Kirillov) From May 1 to 9 - from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The viewing platform of the Bell-tower and the galleries of the walls will be open for visitors starting from May 1. Please, note...

Easter in museum

Easter in museum

You will be able to participate in games, interactive lessons, original master-classes and to taste Easter food in the summer café of the museum! Program of events “Easter in Museum”: May 1 Program “Easter” - Museum lesson “Feast of...

 “Let’s Bow to Those Great Years”: large exhibition marking 71st anniversary of victory in Great Patriotic War will be opened in People’s House on May 9

“Let’s Bow to Those Great Years”: large exhibition marking 71st anniversary of victory in Great Patriotic War will be opened in People’s House on May 9

May 9, 2016 Materials about the pre-war period and the events in our town on that day when the war started – June 22, 1941 – will introduce the display about the military feats. Materials about the heroes - natives of the Kirillov district will...

EN Встреча с редкой иконографией состоится в Народном доме!

EN Встреча с редкой иконографией состоится в Народном доме!

«Встречи в Народном доме» продолжаются! К 590-летию памяти основателя Кирилло-Белозерского монастыря жителям и гостям города в выставочном комплексе Кирилло-Белозерского музея-заповедника будет предложена программа «Преподобный Кирилл Белозерский и...