Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Folk Arts and Crafts Museum Founded near Moscow
29.08.2014 14:22
Folk Arts and Crafts Museum Founded near Moscow

The Museum of Folk Arts and Crafts has been opened in the Fedoskino Settlement near Moscow.

      “The idea of creating a folk arts and crafts museum near Moscow surfaced several decades ago, and in 2003 the administration of the Moscow Region took the decision of establishing such a museum in the Fedoskino Settlement, the homeland of the famous Russian lacquered miniature painting. A mansion of the late 19th century was allocated for the museum” - the press service of the district Culture Ministry reports.

      The press release specifies that the building is a cultural heritage site of district value: it housed workshops and manufacture departments of Fedoskino miniature painting.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Moscow Region Russian Museums Arts and Crafts Fedoskino  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Russian Cinema  Russian economy  Archaeology  Russian scientists  Maykop  Russian writers  Painting  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian tourism  St. Petersburg  Archeology  Russian airlines  Rostov-on-Don  Bolshoy Ussuriysky Island   Russian Photographers  human rights in Russia  Vakhtangov Theatre  Izrazets  Russian Drama Theatre  Russian science  Wim Delvoye  Exhibitions in Moscow  Vasily Surikov  Moscow  migrant workers  accommodation in Yekaterinburg  Film Festival  Ryazan Region  Tyumen  Feodosiya  Jennifer Lopez  Monuments  Aleksandr Aleksandrov  Russian Music Instruments  Moskvazbuka  Aeroflot  Russian hotels  Ostashkov  Arsenyev  Russian space exploration  Museum of Theatre and Music Art  Wooden Architecture  Russian business  Concerts in Moscow  Ekaterinburg   Transaero  Kremlin  Russian designers  Moscow restaurants  Wooden Carving 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites