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 [...]

2021-05-20T15:08:29-04:00May 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 [...]

2021-05-11T11:24:03-04:00April 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 [...]

2021-05-06T15:15:36-04:00April 19th, 2021|Announcements|

Your Questions About Grand Duke Michael Answered

On December 12, Nicholas Nicholson, Russian History Museum's Director of Development, presented a captivating account of the life of Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich. In "Grand Duke Michael: Brother of the Tsar" Nicholson shared new research from his recent book, co-authored with translator Helen Azar, Michael [...]

2020-12-17T17:07:06-05:00December 16th, 2020|Second Saturdays|

Online Lecture: “Grand Duke Michael: Brother of the Tsar”

Grand Duke Michael: Brother of the Tsar An online lecture by Nicholas Nicholson In this lecture, our Director of Development and Romanov scholar Nicholas Nicholson will present new research from his recent book from Academica Press co-authored with translator Helen Azar, Michael Romanov: Brother of [...]

2020-12-10T11:27:03-05:00December 12th, 2020|