Petersburg Card meets the museum community at "Museum Olympus" seminar

22.10.2014

Petersburg Card meets the museum community at "Museum Olympus" seminar

September, 26-30: along with the best Saint Petersburg museums Petersburg Card visited a travelling seminar which was held as part of the "Museum Olympus" competition. This is the first national competition in museology in Russia, established in 2009 by the Committee for Culture.

During the four days of Intense work participants of the event were presenting their new projects in various nominations such as "Museum for children", "Saint Petersburg prestige", "Museum of the year" and others.

It is the first time that Petersburg Card program has visited "Museum Olympus". Andrey Shapovalov, Director General made a brief presentation of the project and spoke of the collaboration potential with the museum community. "Petersburg Card is a service which aims to show a visitor the best our city has to offer", comments Mr Shapovalov. "Therefore it is essential for us to take part in these events - both for discovering new projects and for nurturing the existing partnerships".

The final award ceremony of "Museum Olympus-2014" will take place on October, 24 at the Russian Political history museum - last year's winner.