News from Municipalities

29.10.2014 16:36
Coast Miwok native Californians have arrived in Tot’ma, a hometown of Ivan Kuskov, the founder of Fort Ross.

A group of Native Americans led by Robin Joy, a curator of the Fort Ross National Park came to Tot’ma to make a tour of the city where Ivan Kuskov was born, to see the sights of it, to get acquainted with the Russian traditions, and to learn to make Russian souvenirs. In a local museum the American guests painted souvenir distaffs. They were treated to cloudberry jam and pies cooked according to old recipes.

19.11.2013 10:30
Ded Moroz’s residence opens in Sochi on February 6.

Russian Ded Moroz from Veliky Ustyug is recognized as the official Ded Moroz of the Sochi Winter Olympics.