WATCH: The Private World of Nicholas and Alexandra

The Russian History Museum presented their third livestream program on Tuesday, August 24. During this highly successful program, Executive Director Michael Perekrestov and curator Nick Nicholson chatted about the recent restoration of the Alexander Palace. Dovetailing with Nick's expedition to Russia for [...]

2021-08-25T11:06:02-04:00August 26th, 2021|Museum Livestream|

The Private World of Nicholas and Alexandra: The Restoration of the Alexander Palace and the Russian History Museum Collection

The Private World of Nicholas and Alexandra: The Restoration of the Alexander Palace and the Russian History Museum Collection Livestream chat Join us for an informal chat with curator Nick Nicholson and Executive Director Michael Perekrestov about the recent opening of the Alexander Palace in [...]

2021-08-16T15:36:08-04:00August 24th, 2021|

Peter Sarandinaki Presents on the Search for the Romanov Remains

On Thursday, July 29, the Russian History Museum hosted an exclusive Collecting Stories  conversation between curator Nick Nicholson and Captain Peter Sarandinaki, President of the SEARCH Foundation. We are pleased to present a glimpse into this fascinating conversation for you to watch. [...]

2021-08-12T09:57:38-04:00August 2nd, 2021|Announcements, Collecting Stories|

WATCH: Talking on Eggshells: Examining a Russian Tradition

On May 20th, the Russian History Museum's Executive Director Michael Perekrestov and Curator Nick Nicholson presented this livestream event focusing on Easter traditions and collection pieces. This livestream chat surveyed pieces from the museum that involve a unifying theme: Eggs! The event [...]

2021-07-14T10:40:41-04:00May 20th, 2021|Museum Livestream|

WATCH: Unlocking Baron Mestmacher’s Fabergé Coffer

On April 22nd, the Russian History Museum's Executive Director Michael Perekrestov and Curator Nick Nicholson presented this inaugural livestream event. Their discussion was centered around a striking silver presentation box by the firm of Fabergé, decorated with Egyptian figures, enameled coats of [...]

2021-07-16T10:17:32-04:00April 26th, 2021|Museum Livestream|

New Program! Collecting Stories: The McFerrin Fabergé Collection

On Thursday, April 15, the Russian History Museum presented its inaugural Collecting Stories conversation.   Collecting Stories is a new program in which curator Nick Nicholson and other members of RHM staff are able to have live, in-person conversations with collectors, curators, scholars, and notable members of the Russian [...]

2021-07-16T11:55:03-04:00April 19th, 2021|Announcements, Collecting Stories|