The Festival of Science is intended to acquaint visitors with the successes of science – both within Russia and throughout the world – and to help them learn in a hands-on way what is happening on the front lines of scientific research. That is why the Festival of Science in Russia has chosen as its motto "Touch science!" Read more
Greetings to Festival Participants
All-Russia Science Festival 2016
Welcome to the world of science!
Are you interested in anything related to science? Then the Science Festival is for you! What is it? The Festival is an unusual kind of public report about science that looks like a celebration. It celebrates the achievements of science while contributing to public education. The Science Festival presents both global and national successes of science and allows visitors to learn first-hand what is happening at the forefront of research.
The successful format of the Festival allows visitors to hear lectures and vibrant discussions by prominent scientists and to take part in exciting competitions and interactive exhibits. The Festival has contributed to a breakthrough in the popularization of science in Russia. Never before has science been so interesting and attractive to so many people with nonscientific backgrounds.
Today participants in the Festival of Science include not only the country's leading universities, research institutions, observatories, and science museums but also business incubators and art centers. The number of participants in the Science Festival in Russia increases annually, and the popularity of the Festival has reached the level of its foreign counterparts.
Today the Science Festival is an international celebration of scientific knowledge. That is why foreign institutions take part in it, an extremely important step for the development of the Festival in Russia. Catch the spirit! At the Festival you will find a lot of new and incredibly interesting information!