The milky way in Murmansk

The milky way seems to have eclipsed even radiance with its beauty, and the stars poured so much that it was impossible to tear their eyes away from them … Some kind of fantastic trip turned out: silence, forest, lake – and this sky … 17 October Photo: Liubov Trifonova  

Atomic icebreaker “Lenin” will become an object of cultural heritage

On October 19, at 12:30, the ceremony of presentation of the passport of the atomic icebreaker “Lenin” as an object of cultural heritage of federal significance and a security obligation with respect to the icebreaker will be held at the Federal State Unitary Enterprise Atomflot. The passport and the security obligation are the main documents […]

The opening of the second stage of the square near the Naval Station

October 16, the opening of the second stage of the square near the Naval Station. The solemn ceremony was attended by the Director General of the Murmansk Sea Trade Port Alexander Masko, temporarily performing the powers of the head of the municipal formation of the city of Murmansk Tamara Pryamikova and the head of the […]

The Museum of the North-West Festival opens in Murmansk

October 12-14, on the basis of the Murmansk Regional Museum of Local Lore, a festival of museums of the North-West will be held. For the second time, a large-scale event will be held in Murmansk, bringing together the museums of Murmansk, St. Petersburg, Arkhangelsk, Petrozavodsk, Kaliningrad, Pskov, Ivangorod, Veliky Novgorod, Belozersk, Syktyvkar and Naryan-Mar. The […]

This night will be the brightest starfalls of autumn

Tonight, the Russians will be able to observe the most unpredictable starfall (the Draconid meteor shower). He received such a name, as he approaches the Earth from the constellation of the Dragon. These are small particles that broke away from comet Jacobini Zinner, discovered more than a hundred years ago. This year it has passed […]

“Gulf Stream” -2018 in Murmansk

Spectators of a sports festival in 2018 will be able to win a flight by helicopter Mi-2 over Murmansk. In Murmansk, everything is ready for the third festival “Gulf Stream” -2018, which will be held this Saturday, September 8. Traditional holiday sports in 2018 are waiting for small changes, perhaps most importantly – the opening. […]

Excursion around the capital of the Arctic

Sometimes locals know about their hometown much less than curious tourists. And when one of the distant cities and countries comes to visit, you start to worry. What is there to tell, then what to share? Zhanna Monakhova: “I was surprised that we have so many monuments that in everyday life are poorly lit, but […]