• 09.05.1945 - 20.06.2014

    Moscow Kremlin Museums in the second half of the XXth century

    The development of the museum in the second half of the XXth — early XXIth century

  • 26.09.2008 - 10.01.2009

    The Buccellati heritage. Timeless art of jewellery

    The exhibition in the Assumption Belfry presents jewellery artworks of the world-renowned Italian company, established by Mario Buccellati, a goldsmith of Milan, in 1919. Having mastered the art of metal working and jewellery making he developed his own style, improved traditional techniques and decorative methods. Among the 150 exhibited articles, executed by Mario Buccellati and his sun Gianmaria, you will see precious rings, bracelets and brooches, jewellery sets, figured silver items, decorative cups and many other artworks from private and museums' collections of Milan, Florence, the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, etc. The display, illustrating the history and evolution of the Buccellati production, is one of the projects, organized by the Moscow Kremlin museums to represent the greatest jewellery firms of the XXth century to the Russian audience.

  • 09.12.2008 - 29.03.2009

    Magnificence of the Tsars. Ceremonial male dress at the Russian Imperial court

    The display presents to the British audience an outstanding collection of court dress and ceremonial garments which include coronation uniforms and regalia of Paul I, Alexander I, Nicholas I, Alexander II and Alexander III.

  • 10.12.2008 - 15.02.2009

    Guberniyas in Russia under Peter the Great

    Exhibition in the exhibition hall of the Russian State Archives of Ancient Documents (RSAAD) is dedicated to the major administrative reforms of the XVIIIth century carried out by Peter the Great - administrative division of Russia and development of governorship. Main articles of the display are historical records, graphical and cartographic materials from the largest Russian archival depository RSAAD. Unique implements from collections of the leading Russian museums reveal various aspects of everyday life in Russian guberniyas (provinces).

  • 17.12.2008 - 15.03.2009

    The Art of the Sublime Porte

    The exhibition in the One-Pillar Chamber of the Patriarch's Palace is fully dedicated to the art of the Sublime Port from the XVIth to XVIIth centuries. Consisting of more than 80 exhibits it is based on a unique Kremlin collection of the Turkish artworks executed in the period of active diplomatic and trade relations between Russia and the Ottoman Empire. The exposition includes ancient arms, luxurious horse trappings, articles decorated with precious metals and stones, embroidered textiles and some articles of the Russian Tsars' regalia, such as orb and staff by the Istanbul makers which belonged to Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich.