10 Places to Visit in March
In March Moscow will welcome new international exhibitions and festivals. We have gathered the best ones for the English-speaking audience.We are continuing to update this post.
Salvador Dali+Frida Kahlo in ONE place!
Frida Kahlo de Rivera was a Mexican painter known for her self-portraits. Her work has been celebrated internationally as emblematic of Mexican national traditions. The multimedia exhibition “Frida Kahlo: Visions Come Alive” is open at Lumiere Hall (map).The greatest works by one of the most iconic figures in art history, Salvador Dali, are showcased at the same venue.Ticket prices start at 450 rubles.To purchase the ticket, please, click here.
The “ArtFlection” needlework ArtFlection fair will be taking place at Amber Plaza on March 2 -March 4. Craftsmen from more than 20 Russian cities will participate.
Visitors can view and buy toys, interior decorating items. designer clothes, pots and pans and lots more.Entrance is free.
“Samscara” is a unique combination of everything we love about the high-technology equipped exhibitions – 3D installations, panoramic projection mapping, virtual reality projection. Best described as a “digital painter,” Android Jones has become famous for his many layered, psychedelic works and live performances using a custom built digital set up. In winter more that 15 thousand visitors attended the exhibition in Moscow! It is open the ARTPLAY Design Center (map) until March 31. To purchase tickets, please, click here (Russian)
Irish Week in Moscow!
“Moscow Irish Week” is the largest festival of Irish culture in Russia. The festival will run from March 14 until March 25. This year it will encompass 11th Moscow Irish Film Festival (the program is here), the traditional Patrick’s Day Parade on March 24 in Sokolniki Park at 12.00 and the 8-hour gala-concert “Patrick’s Day And Night” at Izvestia Hall (check its program here) on March 17!There will be a traditional Irish dance show, parties in Irish pubs, lectures and discussions about Irish culture.
The biggest spring food festival “MosEda (MosFood)” will be held on March 17 – March 18 at 1500 venues all over the city including the central Moscow streets.
For the convenience of the exhibitors and visitors, the festival will be divided into several specialised sectors with Seafood, Fruit and Vegetables, Confectionery and Bakery, Drinks and many more.Entrance is free.
Free Museum Day
The best museums of Moscow offer free admission on March 18 – 2018. For more information,please,click here.
International America Latina Party
Every Moscow’s International Meet-Up monthly event is another great opportunity to catch up with the people from all around the world. This time the biggest free gathering in Moscow for expats, tourists, students and locals internationally minded, will bring Latin America in Moscow for one night! On Friday, March 30, there’s a special plan, two DJs from Latin America, shows, the whole dancefloor and the entire VIP area! The purpose of this celebration is to socialize, talk, practise languages, dance and party together in a nice international atmosphere! Check the details here.
The exhibition called “Times Of Rembrandt And Vermeer. Masterpieces From The Leiden Collection” is opening on March 28 at at the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (map). Operating hours: Tue-Sun 11 am – 8 pm, Thurs-Fri 11 am – 9 pm. The museum is closed on Mondays. Ticket prices start at 300 rubles.
The Annual Moscow Flea Market
The Annual Moscow Flea Market will be open in Moscow on March 22 – March 25! You can find there antique and repurposed items, collectibles, handmade jewelry, books and art.
More than a hundred vendors will be selling their wares at Tishinskaya Square 1.
Entrance fee is 200 rubles . For more details,please,click here
The “VegMart” monthly festival is moving to a new venue – Trehgornaya Manufacture (map) – with a space for hundreds stalls and dozens of caterers.Entrance is free, registration is required. For more information, please, click here (in Russian). This month the market will be open on Mar 31 – Apr 1.