Things to do in Moscow
My blog is about travel tips and ideas on what to do in Moscow on holiday: Where to go with children, What entertainment is available, Best shopping places, Famous parks and more.

Entertainment in Moscow

Updated June 5, 2024

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1. Grand State Circus

Wed 7pm - 9:45pm
Sat 1pm - 3:45pm or 5pm - 7:45pm
Sun 1pm - 3:45pm
Duration includes 45 min break
In 2024 Show Legend
Greek mythology comes alive on the stage of Moscow Great Circus. Acrobats, Tigers, Lions, Horses, Sea lions.
Recommended to viewers from 12 y.o.

Ticket price: $20 - $60

Address: Vernadskogo prospect, 7, Moscow, Russia
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2. Nikulin Circus

Friday 7pm - 9:45pm
Sat, Sun 2pm - 4:45pm or 6pm - 8:45pm
Duration includes 45 min break
In 2024 Show Matryoshka
Acrobats, clowns, jugglers, horses and bears.
Matryoshka is a traditional nesting doll, one inside the other.

Ticket price: $22 - $67

Address: Tsvetnoy Blvd, 13, Moscow, Russia
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3. National Dance Show

August 2 - September 11, 2024
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Every day, except Thursdays
Large-scale dance show with famous Russian folk songs and traditional costumes. Great energy and fast changing stage scene makes this show one of the best in Russia!

Ticket price: $45, $40
Children 4-14 yo 50%
Children 0-3 Free (on your seat)

Address: Olimpiyskiy Prospekt, 14, Moskva, Russia

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4. Seaworld Show

Fri, Sat, Sun 2:30pm - 4pm or 6pm - 7:30pm
Wed/Thur 2:30pm - 4pm
In 2024 Storm Show
Musical on the water performing at the Moscow Seaworld Museum.

Ticket price: $30 - $67

Address: Prospekt Mira, 119 с 23, Moscow, Russia
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5. Military Music Festival

August 23 - September 1, 2024
20:00 - 22:30
Annual festival of Military bands from all over the world. Light show around Red Square adds magic to the show. Performance ends with fireworks.

Ticket price: $15 - $60

Address: Red Square, Moscow, Russia
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6. Animal Theater

Sat, Sun 12pm - 1:45pm or 3pm - 4:45p
Age: 3+
In 2024 Marvelous Journey
Performance in Russian language.
Animals in the show: bobcat, monkeys, sea lion, wolf, camel, elephant. Be advised - Theater has animal smell.

Ticket price: $10 - $30

Address: Ulitsa Durova, 2, стр. 1, Moscow, Russia
2-way Transfer to show and back (optional)
Up to 3 passengers
Up to 7 passengers