On Sunday night the guests of Moscow museums will see about 200 programs

Around 200 excursion-cognitive and cultural programs will be held in more than 130 museum and exhibition organizations of Moscow in the framework of the action "Night at the Museum" on Saturday, he told the head of the Moscow Department of Culture Sergei Khudyakov.Around 200 excursion-cognitive and cultural programs will be held in more than 130 museum and exhibition organizations of Moscow in the framework of the action "Night at the Museum" on Saturday, he told the head of the Moscow Department of Culture Sergei Khudyakov.

"Within the framework of Days of the historical and cultural heritage to 7 pm Saturday, May 17 to 2 am Sunday, May 18, all state museums and exhibition halls under the jurisdiction of the Moscow Department of Culture, - 72, many federal museums - 14private galleries and exhibition halls - 50 will open its doors to visitors in all the museums of the city, participating in the action will be carried out about 200 excursion-cognitive and cultural programs ", -. Khudyakov said.

According to him, along with the traditional excursions to museums and independent review of the exposition and exhibition visitors will be offered a variety of theatrical and musical programs.

For example, the museum-panorama "Battle of Borodino" will hold an interactive program "The Night Before Borodino" with costumed performances by members of military history clubs.Everyone will be able to be photographed with them for memory.

State Pushkin Museum will offer its guests a literary and musical program of classical direction.Museum "Burganov House" will present the project, which will be the main character of light, creating a new image of the museum.

in "Tsarina" will be night tours and theatrical performances at the Grand Palace and the Bread House, tours of the park, an open-air night concert of classical music, the festival masters Smithing, told Khudyakov.

in "Provision warehouses" Museum of History of Moscow prepared an interesting program for young people with the historical influence of "History of Moscow - Greatness and Glory."

in the hall "New Manege" especially for "Night at the Museum," an exhibition of young artists, will be held a meeting with the authors, workshop, poetry, jazz program "Jazz today."

Red Square on Saturday at 22.00 for the first time will be held the night ceremony divorce foot and cavalry guards of the Presidential Regiment.

"Entrance to museums and exhibition halls will be free" - she recalled the head of the Moscow Department of Culture.

The organizers expect that it will be attended by 250 thousand to 500 thousand people.

pilot action "Night at the Museum" was held in 2007.From 20.00 to 00.00 on May 18, everyone could freely explore the basic exposure metropolitan museums, take a daily walking tours and meet at midnight in the two estates and six museums.The city museum then visited about 300 thousand people.The action was part of the estate "Kuzminki" and "Tsaritsyno", Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Pushkin Museum on Prechistenka, museum-panorama "Battle of Borodino", "Burganov House" Center-Museum of Vladimir Vysotsky, as well as the Museum of Vladimir Mayakovsky.