This exhibition, open to Muscovites and guests alike, features over one hundred unique items created from Central Asian freshwater pearls. Among the masterpieces of applied and jewelry art are ancient jewels from European royal collections and fifty items that have never been exhibited yet, having been specially selected for display in Russia. Visitors to the exhibition will learn how divers hunted for pearl in ancient times and how pearl hunting developed on the shores of the Persian Gulf.© 2016-2018 moscovery.com
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Events of the year
Swan Lake Ballet
01 July 2018 - 06 September 2018The great Russian composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky and Marius Petipa, a Russian choreographer of French origin, were the two men of genius who created the internationally famous ballet Swan Lake.
UFC Fight Night Moscow
15 September 2018Many are looking forward to UFC’s first event in Russia to be held on September 15: the UFC Fight Night Moscow is truly a long hoped-for tournament.
The Circle of Light 2018, Moscow International Festival
21 September 2018 - 25 September 2018In late September, Moscow will glow with a real extravaganza of music and light as part of the Circle of Light 2018 Festival. Russia’s capital will change out of all recognition: colorful installations will light up parks and buildings and Moscow’s world-known sights will serve as giant canvases for media artists creating fantastic video projections on them.