On the night of May 20 to 21, museums across Europe will take part in the Long Night of Museums. On this night, local cultural institution will stay open extra-late to celebrate culture, science, and education.

The annual action "Night of Museums" will be held in all regions of Russia. The action is timed to coincide with the International Museum Day, which is celebrated on May 18.

This year’s theme is "History and Stories". The program will focus on issues of preserving historical memory dedicated to important events, scientific discoveries and, of course, people.

On this day museums show visitors the behind-the-scenes action and display one-off exhibitions and performances. Many of them offer a free entrance.

On this occasion Vologda’s museums prepare a special program - exhibitions, concerts, performances, master classes and historical reconstruction. Vologda’s museums will also organize excursions, academic readings, museum and theatre performances, and special activities with children.

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