Museum of Architecture
5/25 Vozdvizhenka Street
+7 (495) 697-13-06
Schusev State Museum of Architecture occupies three exhibition spaces: an enfilade of the
Nowadays the museum funds hold more than 800000 units in their storage. The preservation and study of the collection are carried out by the employees of the museum: departments of architectural drawings of the
Lectures at the Schusev State Museum of Architecture held from October to May offer visitors to get acquainted with history and theory of Russian and foreign architecture, its types and characteristics, styles and projects of the greatest architects. Depending on a visitor’s goals and preferences, they can either choose to attend the series of lectures systematically or prefer single visit of a lecture on a topic they are interested in. In the lecture hall regular meetings with outstanding architects representing their artistic concepts are also held.
A Children’s Center was founded in 2014 for the youngest visitors of the museum. The main purpose of the Museum Children’s Center is to give children an opportunity to study architecture in an accessible way, create their own projects, practice the craft of restoration. The programme of children’s courses is always expanding and growing. Nowadays the museum conducts classes of mosaics, joinery, art of monumental painting and academic drawing, carving on a white stone and architectural plein air. After the end of the academic year in July Children’s Center organize
In the main museum building there is a museum shop with wide range of books on history of architecture, art and design, a café and a