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  • 5 january 2018

    Restoration of the Space Pavilion at VDNH is close to completion

    For the years to come, plans exist to restore 37 historical pavilions and 17 fountains as well as to build modern museums and entertainment complexes at VDNH.
  • 29 december 2017

    N. Sergunina: in 2017, seven historic pavilions were restored and 130 km of utility lines were replaced at VDNH

    In the spring of 2017, a new stage of restorations began at VDNH. It is painstaking work to restore the unique appearance and historical functionality of one of the main attractions of Moscow. The key trend in the outgoing year was the restoration of historical pavilions and other facilities, as well as the replacement of utility lines throughout the Exhibition territory. These are the largest scale reconstruction works to be held at VDNH since 1954.
  • 29 december 2017

    The model of the relay satellite Luch-5A was installed in the Space Pavilion at VDNH

    The geostationary spacecraft Luch-5A, which will be part of the exposition of the new Cosmonautics and Aviation Centre, was installed under the dome of the Space Pavilion at VDNH.
  • 29 december 2017

    The main investor for the EXPO area at VDNH has been decided.

    According to the results of an open contest, the "Tashir" corporate group has been chosen as the investor for the VDNH EXPO high-tech showroom cluster.
  • 25 december 2017

    A renovated "House of Culture" opened at VDNH

    On Saturday, 23 December, Sergey Sobyanin opened the newly renovated pavilion #84 "House of Culture" at VDNH. He also pointed out that VDNH is continually improving and that unceasing attention is being given to restoring the cultural monuments.
  • 25 december 2017

    VDNH has joined the New Year's "Charity rally"

    VDNH has joined the "Charity rally" which started on 5 December. The country's main exhibition has contributed to the project's prize pool, giving away tickets to the Skating Rink, "City farm", "Mosquarium" and to its exhibits.
  • 23 december 2017

    Moscow's tallest tubing slide opened at VDNH

    On 23 December 2017, a tubing slide complex called "Raketa" opened at VDNH, and it will be working through the entire 2017–2018 winter season. The complex, which is located at the Square of Industry, around the fountain bowl next to the model of the space rocket of space launch vehicle "Vostok", is comprised of two slopes of different height and length with separate tubing launch ramps to avoid long queues. The bigger slope is 20 metres high and 180 metres long. The smaller slope is 12 metres high and 120 metres long.
  • 23 december 2017

    Natalia Sergunina: this winter, VDNH guests will enjoy approximately 50 events marking the New Year and Christmas

    In addition to the world's biggest skating rink with an artificial ice surface, a new tubing slides complex named "Raketa" has opened with descents stretching up to 180 metres in length. Sergey Sobyanin, the mayor of Moscow, officially opened the complex on Saturday, 23 December. The exhibition programme for the winter season 2017/18 is engaging and intense. As stated by Natalia Sergunina, Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations, in the New Year and Christmas holiday season only, guests will be offered about 50 themed events.
  • 12 december 2017

    An exhibition catalogue called "Vadim Gippenreiter. From Silence to Explosion" was released.

    An exhibition catalogue called "Vadim Gippenreiter. From Silence to Explosion" came out and is dedicated to the 100th jubilee of the distinguished master of landscape photography. The exhibition is being held at VDNH, in the pavilion #59 "Seed" and will continue until 25 February 2018.

  • 8 december 2017

    The flower parterres revived at VDNH have been awarded the Moscow Restoration Prize 2017

    VDNH is now a laureate of the Moscow Restoration Prize 2017, which is organised by the Moscow Government and aims to preserve and promote objects of cultural heritage. This year's winner in the "Objects of the Park Art and Landscape Architecture" category was the revival project for the VDNH flower parterre system for the best organisation of repair and restoration works. The award ceremony was held at the Moscow Mossovet Theatre on 7 December 2017.
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