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Father Frost visited Ostankino Tower
November 21, 2016 (19:29)

On 18th of November 2016 Father Frost and Snow-maiden visited Ostankino tower!

This day was chosen not by chance as it is considered to be the Birthday of Father Frost. They visited the observation deck where Father Frost played with children the game "frost-frost" and asked them to recite their favorite poetry.

The staff of Ostankino Tower gave to Father Frost as a keepsake the replica of Ostankino tower and Father Frost in his turn left the mail box in which everyone could drop a letter with his wishes.

Evening tours "Let the Megalopolis shine"
June 3, 2016 (18:10)

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. you can enjoy the additional evening tours "Let the Megalopolis shine" to the tower.

Kremlin, Arbat street, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, Stalins' skyscrapers, Moscow City - all these famous Moscow places you will see from the new perspective.

Moscow, which never sleeps with the most interesting objects hidden by day is under your feet!

Please, book your tickets beforehand via or in our ticket office.

Ostankino TV Tower on "MITT-2016"
March 28, 2016 (17:43)

From 23d to 26th of March the major Moscow international tourist exhibition "MITT-2016" was held in CEC "Expocenter".

Ostankino Tower was introduced on Moscow city exhibition stand as one of the main sightseeing of Moscow. Exhibition guests had opportunity to acquaint with programs of visiting of Ostankino Tower observation deck, with directions of development and abilities of cooperation.

Ostankino Tower exhibition stand attracted Russian and foreign travel agencies by its decoration and souvenirs.

Annually, the best domestic and foreign travel agencies visit "MITT" exhibition. This year the exhibition was held in 23d time and it became the main event of Russian tourist industry.

Ostankino TV Tower is participant of International exhibition "Intourmarket (ITM) 2016"
March 23, 2016 (17:38)

19th of March international exhibition "Intourmarket 2016" traditionally opened the tourist season in Moscow.

Ostankino Tower was introduced on Moscow city exhibition stand as one of the main sightseeing of Moscow. Exhibition visitors had opportunity to familiarize with service packages for different tourist categories, likewise with special offers for tourist companies and to know about online ticketing system as well.

Visitors could see for the first time the multilanguage interactive navigation system, which represents all significant objects of the city including Ostankino Tower. The 3D navigation system allows meeting with tourist abilities of Moscow.

Ostankino TV Tower will join to ecological action "Earth Hour"
March 19, 2016 (17:38)

Sunday, the 19th of March, from 20.30 till 21.30 on Moscow time Ostankino Tower will join to scale ecological action "Earth Hour".

During 60 minutes more than 1000 significant Moscow facilities put out their architectural-art illumination. Among them there are such buildings as the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the Luzhniki stadium, buildings of Novy Arbat and Tverskaya streets, railway stations, bridges, theatres and museums.

"Earth Hour" is international action during which the WWF calls to put out illumination and appliances for one hour. This action pointed to unindifference of planet future. More than 2 billion people, more than 170 countries and about 7000 cities take participation in this action.

Dear visitors!
March 2, 2016 (14:49)

From 1th of March 2016 you can book the tickets via on-line booking system. Nowadays you can book the tickets on our official website. The booking link will be available in section "Excursions". Please, note that during initial period some system failures may occur, in this case you should contact to our call-center: +7 495 926 61 11.

Eng The place for kisses appeared at Ostankino TV Tower observation deck
February 17, 2016 (14:47)

Last weekend Ostankino TV Tower observation deck turned to place for kisses and confessions in love.

13 of February the "Place for dizzying kisses" was opened at the height 337 meters. The contest winners were the first who checked their feelings under the designer arch at the glass floor.

The partners of the event prepared surprises for the guests: all participants received the certificates for visiting the aqua park "Caribia"; sweet sets form the tastiest photo service "#CANDYAM"; the most romantic girl won the handmade floral ornament and the most outstanding pair received the gifts from "Tecopo" jewelry house.

At the end of the evening the guests enjoyed the live acoustic performance of band "My S.K.Y." and romantic launch of luminous balloons from Ostankino Tower area.

14 of February, at St. Valentin's Day, the eventful program was prepared for Ostankino Tower guests: the most romantic Moscow places sightseeing tours; "Wall Dating", win-win lottery, instant photo gifts and traditional "Vilentines".

On this day the millions of citizens and city guests could see the festival decoration with beating hearts at two-level media facade of the Ostankino Tower.

Working schedule of the tourist office during New Year vacation
December 29, 2015 (15:25)

31 of December 2015 the tours to the tower will take place from 10.00 a.m. to 02.00 p.m.

1 of January 2015 the tourist office will be closed.

From 2 of January 2015 the tours to the observation deck will be held according to the usual schedule: from 10.00 a.m. to 09.00 p.m.

Due to large number of guests, please, book your tickets beforehand.

Call-center phone: +7 495 926 61 11

Ostankino TV Tower won the award "KudaGo" in nomination "The best tour"
November 18, 2015 (12:37)

Tourist complex of Ostankino Tower became the winner of the award "KudaGo" in nomination "the best tour". 16th of November 2015 the ceremony of awarding took place in the Central hall of painters by the supporting of Moscow Department of culture.

Only the best activities and sites of Moscow participated in this competition in 30 nominations. Public voting had been lasting for 2 months after that the winner was selected by the experts. The jury cast was represented by the Director of Moscow Department of culture - Alexander Kibovskiy, Director of "Mosgorpark" - Marina Lyulchouk and many Russian TV and media celebrities.

The jury and Moscow people gave to Ostankino Tower tourist complex the highest rating in nomination "the best tour" by a solid vote. The guests remarked the uniqueness of the viewing deck which is visited by more than 1000 guests daily and where you can see all Moscow sites of interest and get info about history of the highest building in Europe.

Ostankino tower is celebrating 48th birthday!
November 5, 2015 (10:21)

5 of November 2015 Ostankino tower - the main skyscraper of Russia celebrates its 48th birthday.

For about half a century of its history Ostankino tower has been symbol of Russian television providing broadcasting over the all country. There are no equals in the world by signal power and technical equipment.

Today everybody knows the Tower as the main tourist site of Moscow. About 1000 guests visit the tower per day. The viewing deck is the single place where you can see simultaneously all sights of Moscow from. Ostankino tower is also famous as the main event space of the capital. Every event is celebrated with the special activity, for example, during radio day all guests can try to be a Dj or launch the great timer on the Tower together with Santa on the eve of New Year's Day.

We would like to say happy birthday to all staff of the tower and wish them all the best.

Dear visitors!
September 30, 2015 (20:02)

From 1th of October 2015 the excursion office of Ostankino Tower has started working according to winter schedule. The viewing deck is open from 10 a.m. to 09 p.m.

To book the tickets you can call to our call-center: +7 495 926 61 11 or via E-mail:

Number of tickets is limited, please, book your tour beforehand.

Delegation from Vietnam visited Ostankino TV Tower
September 28, 2015 (19:56)

22d of September the delegation of Ministry of information and communication of Social Republic Vietnam visited Ostankino TV Tower.

Delegation met with director of strategy of development and technical policy department of RTRN Andrey Chernikov. Members of delegation were interested in questions concerning the extension of digital TV viewers.

After the meeting the colleagues from Vietnam took the excursion on Ostankino Tower. They visited the observation deck, technical level at height 85 meters as well as the heart of the Tower - the TV transmitters' room.

This visit was organized for developing of mutual cooperation in TV and radio broadcasting sphere.

Ostankino TV Tower submitted as leading sightseeing of Moscow on Tourist Information Center at Triumfal'naya square
September 4, 2015 (19:51)

Before the City Day major of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin visited renovated Triumfal'naya square and opened the Tourist Information Center "City Expert Moscow".

There is submitted all tourist potential of the city in the Center. Muscovites and city guests can receive here full information about the objects which they have interested, including Ostankino TV Tower, which has already recommended itself as one of the leading sightseeing of Moscow.

The hundreds of tourists visited this Information Center for the first day of its work and noticed the convenience of use.

The Day of knowledge at Ostankino TV Tower
September 3, 2015 (19:44)

The 1st of September 2015 ostankino TV Tower congratulated all children with the Day of knowledge and summarized the children competition "White me the sky".

The competition lasted during all summer. Everybody from 7 to 18 years old could take participation in the competition. All works are unique and done from different materials.

Pictures with Ostankino TV Tower and surrounding sightseeing were sent not only from Moscow city and Moscow region but also from Yekaterinburg, Ufa, Saint-Petersburg and even form Vladivostok.

The most interesting works were exposed at Ostankino Tower observation deck and its authors took valued gifts.

Moreover the participants of TV show "The Voice. Children", pop band "Heroes" as well as famous actors and anchormen congratulated the children with the beginning of the academic year and sang several songs at the highest observation deck of the Europe.

The disassembling of seventh "antenna" section has begun at Shukhov's radio tower
September 3, 2015 (17:41)

On 2d of September the disassembling of seventh "antenna" section has begun at Shukhov's radio tower on Shabolovka. The disassembling of this section, which was built on at 1991 year, is a part of emergency activities plan. This plan is coordinate with Moscow Cultural Heritage Department and it targets to return the tower the original form. The works will persist from two till three weeks.

In accordance with a project, the contractor organization "Quality and reliability" LTD. will erect temporary metal supported construction inside the tower. The works are performed by means of RTRN.

Shukhov's radio tower is the regional significant object of cultural heritage. The innovative for XX century hyperbolical construction was built in 1922 year under the project of outstanding engineer Vladimir Shukhov. Till 2000 year the construction was permanently changed (including the 7th section) but there were no major repair as well as restoration works.

In 2001 year the tower was impart to RTRN. Since 2002 year the tower didn't use as a communication object. In the beginning of 2014 year RTRN declared that construction transferred from pre-emergency condition to serial destruction. In June 2014 year at the meeting with Russian Government it was taken a decision to perform emergency measures at the tower.

Day of Russia at the main skyscraper of the country
June 10, 2015 (16:56)

12thof June 2015 Ostankino Tower tourist complex organized the special show program for the guests dedicated to the Day of Russia. It included thematic tours around Moscow, handing out of the tricolor ribbons and special activity "My Russia" which everyone could join to.

Ostankino Tower became the best place to spend this great day together with friends or family.

You can book a tour on any date and time calling our call-center: +7 495 926 61 11. Number of tickets is limited, please, book your tour in advance.

Count Petr Sheremet'ev officially visited Osatankino TV Tower
May 28, 2015 (16:53)

25th of May 2015 Count Petr Sheremet'ev - the honorable chairman of International council of Russian compatriots, the head of the Sergey Rakhmaninov Russian conservatory in Paris visited Ostankino TV Tower.

Petr Sheremet'ev visited the highest European observation deck, valued the condition of Ostankino court, had a look at modern cultural and excursion complex of Ostankino Tower as well as enjoyed the panoramic view and city's sightseeing from the height 337 meters.

Then Petr Sheremet'ev opens the press-conference at which he took participation at presentation the book of Sergey Sheremet'ev "Works about Time of Troubles history".

During the all his visits in Russia Court visits Ostankino Tower, rising on his ancestor's grounds. His previous visit was timed to The Day of Russia.

Ostankino Tower launched the competition of pictures dedicated to Day of children protection
May 22, 2015 (16:52)

1th of June 2015 Ostankino Tower together with radio "KIDS FM" launched all-Russia competition "Draw me the Sky".

The children had an opportunity to stay a painter and draw Ostankino Tower and all interesting sights surrounded the Tower.

The young Djs of radio "KIDS FM" started the competition from the observation deck of Ostankino Tower.

It was a great surprise for the children to see the famous Russian actors and singers from the popular TV show "VOICE" at this event.

The competition will continue during all summer and the results will be announced 1th of September 2015. Everyone can take a part in this competition. You have to bring your pictures to the excursion office of Ostankino Tower and hand them to the administrator. Please, indicate all your contact information. The most interesting pictures will be shown at the foyer of the Tower and the authors will be given the special prizes.

Ostankino TV Tower chose the best Moscow's bloggers
May 5, 2015 (16:48)

The 13th of May 2015 one of the main and significant Internet-community "Mosblog" celebrated its anniversary. Ostankino Tower as the main Moscow's event area congratulated the bloggers.

Bloggers acknowledged Ostankino Tower as not only the favorite place for discussion at blogs but also the best place from which everybody could enjoy the city and see all Moscow's sightseeing.

There were presented the most interest and unusual bloggers' photo and video reports from different festivals and press tours, which ever held at the Tower's observation deck . The best authors were noted by organizers and received the memorable gifts from Ostankino Tower.

Ostankino TV Tower summer hours
May 14, 2015 (16:47)

Ostankino Tower welcomes to visit outdoor observation deck at height 340 meters from which you could see all Moscow sightseeing as well as take beautiful pictures.

Please, pay attention that outdoor observation deck works only from May till October if the weather is good.

At 21 p.m. and 22 p.m. you can also visit special program "Lets city shine". Just this time visitors can see the illumination of the city. You will appreciate the beauty of evening Moscow.

Victory Day at Ostankino Tower
May 5, 2015 (13:23)

The modern cultural and excursion complex of Ostankino TV Tower welcomes on special program devoted to 70th anniversary of Great Victory.

The 9th of May we prepared some activities devoted to Victory Day for our visitors.

The celebration will open by military aviation air parade, which guests could see from observation deck on 337 meters height. This year the aviation part of the parade will include 150 military airplanes and helicopters.

The Tower' visitors will have the luck to meet the heroes of the Victory festival - veterans of Great Patriotic War and take participation in action "Thanks for the victory".

The 9th of May Ostankino TV Tower will also join to large-scale All-Russian action "Ribbon of Saint George". Each visitor could receive memorable Ribbon of Saint George in excursion office.

At 22.00 the guests could enjoy festive salute. By tradition, the fireworks will fired by dozens salute cannons from different Moscow districts. The observation deck of Ostankino TV Tower gives you the opportunity to see all these salutes simultaneously.

The first concert on the highest observation deck of Europe in the history of Russia
April 29, 2015 (13:22)

30th of April 2015 the legendary show-orchestra "Russian Style" performed on the observation deck of Ostankino Tower.

"The concert at the height of bird's flying - it is bravely, boldly and in a big way - said Dmitry Kalinin - Director of "Russian Style". Playing in the skies, you feel the special pleasure. We performed at the top of Ostankino Tower and noted this fact in the Book of records of Russia."

Show-orchestra "Russian Style" is more than 20 young musicians combined in their work world music heritage and Russian folk music.

The main skyscraper of Moscow invites you to see evening Moscow from bird's eye view
April 22, 2015 (17:08)

From 9 of May 2015 Ostankino Tower will be open according to summer work schedule. Additional tours "Megapolis, sunshine!" (in 9.00 and 10.00 p.m.) will be available for the visitors. Especially these tours are popular among romantic pairs as they can enjoy all evening lights of Moscow.

In 9th of May (the Victory day) our visitors will have unique opportunity to see the grand festive salute from the observation deck .

You can book a tour on any date and time calling our call-center: +7 495 926 61 11.

Number of tickets is limited, please, book your tour in advance.

To attention of the Ostankino Tower visitors
April 22, 2015 (17:06)

7thof May 2015 tours to the Tower will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 a.m. After 1.00 p.m., the observation deck will be closed due to technical reasons.

You can book a tour on any date and time calling our call-center: +7 495 926-61-11.

Number of tickets is limited, please, book your tour in advance.

Ostankino TV Tower presented the best modern Russian artists at the highest European observation deck
April 20, 2015 (18:30)

16 of April 2015 the exhibition of young artists and winners of children competition among the tower's visitors was open at Ostankino TV Tower observation deck. The artists from all over the country from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok took participation in the exhibition "Russia 2150. Program of future".

Being the one of the main art-areas of the city, the modern cultural and excursion complex of Ostankino TV Tower in cooperation with creative cluster "Art-Uley" suggested the artists to imagine the Moscow city in XX century. Everybody tried to imagine the city image with its famous objects visible from Ostankino TV Tower observation deck.

The opening of exhibition was held at the main Moscow high scraper on 337 meters. The Russian showbiz stars as well as honored artists of Russia took participation in the opening ceremony.

The exhibition will work daily till 10 of May 2015 from 10 a.m. till 9 p.m. Every visitor of Ostankino TV Tower can see the exhibition.

Ostankino TV Tower is the leading point of interest in the center of Moscow
April 14, 2015 (18:25)

With the beginning of tourist season in Moscow the City Sightseeing Moscow (sightseeing tours on double-deck buses) - the partner of Ostankino TV Tower launched the mobile tourist information center.

The tourist information center (TIC) appeared at Bolotnaya square, where the thousands of tourists walk daily. Mobile TIC was established for tourists' convenience. Everybody could not only receive the information about Moscow sightseeing but also take the coupons for Ostankino TV Tower tickets.

Ostankino TV Tower introduced in TIC as one of the leading sightseeing of Moscow, recommended for visiting. Ostankino TV Tower suggests special programs for different categories of tourists:

  • Program for romantics "Let's megalopolis light!" (evening seances at 21 p.m. and 22 p.m.)
  • School program-quest "337 answers"
  • Theme excursion programs devoted to festive dates
  • Special programs for foreign tourists
The modern cultural and excursion complex of Ostankino TV Tower is highly developing. More than 1000 guests visited Ostankino Tower per day.

Ostankino TV Tower takes participation in 22d Moscow International exhibition - MITT as the main tourist object of the city
April 2, 2015 (17:47)

Ostankino TV Tower takes participation again in important tourist event - the biggest International exhibition in Russia - MITT. More than 2000 companies from more than 200 countries take part in this exhibition. The special theme of the exhibition is tourism development in Russia. The Moscow exhibition stand represented by the modern cultural and excursion complex of Ostankino TV Tower is one of the biggest and outstanding among the other participants.

Nadya Marinova the representative of Bulgarian Ministry of tourism was astonished and noted that: "There are all significant sightseeing's of Moscow, all big exhibitions, big hotels at the stand. It means that the tourist industry of Moscow is combined and integrated. And I can say that Moscow is very emotional city".

From 18 till 21 of March Ostankino TV Tower as one of the main sights of Moscow introduce the new excursion programs, courses of development and opportunities for cooperation to the visitors. Ostankino TV Tower stand arouses interest on foreign guests and tourist business professionals.

Ostankino TV Tower was awarded for the striking start at the international conference "Chinese Friendly-Russia 2015"
March 19, 2015 (17:45)

17th of May 2015 the representatives of culture and tourism complex of Ostankino Tower participated in significant event in the world of tourism - Russian-Chinese Forum.

This year international conference "Chinese Friendly - Russia 2015" was organized by tourism association "World without borders" together with Chinese Tourism Academy by the support of State agency for tourism, State department for tourism affairs of China and Russian-Chinese friendship committee.

By the results of the Conference Ostankino Tower received two diplomas: from Chinese Tourism Academy and noncommercial partnership "World without borders".

Ostankino Tower as one of the main forum participants and the most popular Moscow site officially represented entertaining folk program "Russian hospitality" for Chinese guests.

The chief of Moscow office of State Department for Tourism Affairs of China Mr. Liu Jianmin said that we would jointly develop our cooperation with the main skyscraper of Russia and wait for the new achievements and successes.

Ostankino TV Tower participated in "Intourmarket 2015"
March 16, 2015 (17:44)

From 14 to 17 of March 2015 Ostankino TV Tower was represented as one of the main tourist site of Moscow at "Intourmarket 2015".

Annual exhibition was organized by the support of Government of Russian Federation, Ministry of culture, State Agency of tourism, Tourism Committee of Russia, President's Executive Office of Russian Federation, World Tourism Organization, Association of tour operators of Russia and Russian Union of Tour Industry.

Culture and tourism complex of Ostankino Tower was displayed at the booth of Moscow city. All visitors could get info about new programs and special offers for hotels and travel companies.

According to the visitors' opinion the main Moscow skyscraper is the most attractive place for all tourists. Mostly the Chinese guests were interested with the tours to Ostankino Tower as it was possible to see all interesting Moscow sites simultaneously.

Ostankino TV Tower confirmed its title of the most romantic place of Moscow
February 19, 2015 (19:38)

On 13 February 2015 before the Lovers' Day international photo exhibition of Anna Shiz Gara (famous European photographer) started at the observation deck of Ostankino Tower. The exhibition "Big Tower's Love" was dedicated to the love stories of unusual pairs of Europe and Russia. This exhibition had international status. It started at the main skyscraper of Moscow and further it would go to Berlin and Paris.

On 14 February 2015 Ostankino Tower prepared eventful program for its guests: the tours to the most romantic Moscow places, creatively designed photo area, "the Lovers Wall", sweet surprises, photo sessions and souvenir lottery.

The guests could enjoy live music played by composer and violinist Alexey Alexeyev during the whole excursion. Also, especially for this day it was prepared new decoration: 14-15 February everyone could see festive installation "Pulsatory hearts".

International photo exhibition "Big Tower's Love" was opened at Ostankino Tower
February 18, 2015 (18:07)

The international photo exhibition of Anna Shiz Gara was opened at the highest and the most romantic observation decks of Moscow on the threshold of Valentine's Day. The "Big Tower's Love" exhibition is devote to unordinary pairs' love stories in Europe and Russia and associate three most popular towers of the world: Ostankino Tower, Eiffel Tower and Berlin Tower.

The festive open ceremony was held at the height of 337 meters. The following Russian show biz stars were took part in this ceremony: Alexander Bon - the awardee of show "The voice", Pavel and Agata Priluchnye- the famous artists, Tatiana Sudetz - the legendary TV presenter, Yury Andreev - the famous producer, Alina Deliss - the lively singer and poetess.

During the official presentation the honorable guests not only opened the huge international project but also enjoyed the unique circle panorama of Moscow.

Now the exhibition is held in Ostankino Tower's foyer. To visit the exhibition you should buy the entrance ticket to the Tower. You could find any additional information on call-center number: +7(495) 926-61-11.

Romantic journey to heaven together with Ostankino Tower
February 6, 2015 (15:38)

The observation deck of Ostankino Tower is the best place to spend the Valentine's Day together. The romantic spirits during the all day, surprises, gifts, festival entourage as well as unforgivable emotions are waiting the amorous twosomes which will go up to 337 meters height.

The special program will waiting for our visitors at 14 of February 2015. It will include:
- Panoramic excursion on most romantic places of Moscow "Love and romantic of Moscow";
- New subject photo exhibition including Russian showbiz stars; the author of the exhibition is Anna ShizGara the european photograph;
- "The wall who is in love" at the height of 337 meters. Everybody could leave their declaration of love at the highest observation deck in Europe;
- "Lucky ticket" - the all-prize lottery for couples in love and exclusive presents from our partners;
- Special photo zone designed by creative studio "Save The Date" and the opportunity to make the unique photos with the panoramic background;
- During the day the photo kiosk is open for the visitors, and you could print the photo made in photo zone immediately;
- Predictions for who is in love. You could know which this year will for you and your partner;
- "Serenade for darling". Who is ready to confess about their feelings at Ostankino Tower will be presented with pleasant gifts;

If you will come alone you will have a chance to meet your fortune at the main high scraper of Moscow.

Thousands of guests of the Tower sent their dreams to sky
January 13, 2015 (18:31)

By approaching of the New Year Ostankino Tower became the biggest tourist site in Europe and one of the most popular sites of Moscow. During vacation from 2 to 12 of January 2015 thousands of guests visited the observation deck of Ostankino Tower. The special programme was prepared for our guests. The main surprise was the possibility to make a wish for 2015 year on the highest observation deck in Europe. At the height of 337m it was organized the New Year post "Sending dreams to sky" and in the Tower lobby everyone could leave the note with his cherished wish on the Christmas tree.

During New Year vacation the crew of popular TV channel "TV center" visited the Tower. They prepared special reportage about the New Year events taken place in the main tower of our country.

Ostankino Tower is represented as one of the most popular sights of Moscow in Tourist Information Center (TIC)
December 22, 2014 (18:29)

The tourist information center (TIC) is installed in the double-decker bus in the territory of VDNKH and now everyone can get info about the most interesting places of Moscow.

Sergey Shpilko - Chief of Moscow committee for tourism and hotel business accentuates importance of installation of such centers in Moscow: "Now we open TIC in double-decker in VDNKH. TIC will include all complex of services which are usually required by the tourists".

Ostankino Tower is one of the most attractive objects for tourists in Moscow. About 1000 guests can visit the Tower per day.

Ostankino Tower joined the tourist association "World without borders"
December 11, 2014 (18:27)

The 11th of December 2014 Ostankino Tower - the one of main tourist site of Moscow became the full member of tourist association "World without borders". Being the modern cultural and excursion complex, Ostankino Tower attract both Russian and foreign tourists. As a member of association Ostankino Tower will strength its international image and let Moscow visitors plan their leisure effectively.

"World without borders" join for today more than 130 main Russian tourist operators and the most significant excursion sites from 15 regions of Russia. The activity of association direct generally on following countries: China, India, Korean Republic, Japan, Singapore and Turkey.

Working schedule of the tourist office during New Year vacation
December 2, 2014 (16:47)

31 of December 2014 the tours to the tower will be held from 10.00 a.m. to 01.00 p.m.

1 of January 2015 the tourist office will be closed.

From 2 of January 2015 the tours to the observation deck will be held according to usual schedule: from 10.00 a.m. to 09.00 p.m.

Due to the large number of guests, please, book your tickets beforehand.
Call-center phone: +7 495 926 61 11

Ostankino Tower joined the Russian Tourism Association
November 27, 2014 (14:56)

The 27th of November 2014 Ostankino Tower was admitted as a full member of Russian Tourism Association (RTA). Sergey Shpilko - President of RTA as well as the chief of Moscow tourism and hotel infrastructure Committee present the Certificate of official joining to the Association to Ostankino Tower.

Russian Tourism Association joins big tour operators, tour agencies, hotels, sanatorium-and-spa centers, educational institution, mass media, and public organizations related to tourism sphere. The main concept of RTA is developing of tourism industry in Russian Federation and abroad. Ostankino Tower is already recommended itself as one of the main tourist object of Moscow. Visited the observation decks of Ostankino Tower you could not only see all Moscow sightseeing but also get to know their history and interesting features.

Ostankino TV tower became the main symbol of the KVN game for “Moscow Mayor Cup 2014” *
November 26, 2014 (16:21)

23 of November 2014 the KVN game for "Moscow Mayor Cup 2014" took place in Moscow youth center "The planet of KVN". The game coincided with the significant date, this year KVN celebrated 53-th anniversary. Especially for this date the organizers prepared the unique cup in the form of Ostankino TV Tower with the KVN flag on the top.

The game resulted with the win of the "Phystech team" from Dolgoproudniy city. Sergey Kapkov - Director of Moscow culture department from the name of Moscow Mayor - Sergey Sobyanin presented the cup.

The cup in the form of Ostankino Tower was symbolic for the guys from "Phystech team" as there were nobody but they who really knew the genius of the Ostankino Tower construction.

*KVN is the popular humorous TV show in Russia

To attention of the Ostankino Tower visitors
November 13, 2014 (14:15)

From 10 of November 2014 evening tours to the Tower (from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.) will be suspended due to the season factors.
You can book a tour on any date and time (until 9.00 p.m.) calling to our call-center: 8(495)926-61-11.

Number of tickets is limited, please, book your tour in advance.

Ostankino TV Tower and photo exhibition in Las Vegas
November 13, 2014 (13:59)

In Las Vegas the photo exhibition of Russian photographers taking the photos of amazing shows all over the world takes place. Peter Ushanov has been one of the main participants with photo of Ostankino Tower during the opening ceremony of the festival "Circle of Light" which took place in Moscow from 10 to 14 of October 2014.

Photographer took a picture of magnificent fireworks from the different levels of the Tower. It was the most beautiful and grand fireworks which the Muscovites had ever seen.

The considerable part of the exhibition is dedicated to significant shows in Russia such as opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Sochi 2014, "Scarlet sails" in St. Petersburg and the others.

Ostankino TV Tower celebrates 47th anniversary!
November 11, 2014 (18:23)

From 5 till 9 of November the festive events dated to 47th anniversary of the symbol of Russian television were performed at Ostankino TV Tower.

The tower visitors were involved in special events with competitions and surprises. The new photo exhibition "Around the world less than one hour" began its work at these days. Fifteen winners of the competition visited the technical platform of the Tower at the level 85 meters.

The 7th of November at Ostankino TV Tower was organized press-tour for mass media and bloggers as well as the festive light decoration of Ostankino TV Tower was presented.

Ostankino TV Tower is the most romantic place of Moscow
October 31, 2014 (18:22)

The observation deck of Ostankino Tv tower was acknowledged as the most romantic place of our capital. After the festival "Speed Dating" which took place at the Tower last weekend all participants said that it had been the best place for finding someone's sweetheart in Moscow.
Over 100 participants visited the party "Speed Dating" from 7 to 9 of November 2014. The young men and girls met and talked at the height of 337 m., then they filled the special forms of sympathies in which they described their impressions. Now the organizers are sending the contacts to the participants whose sympathies coincided.

This festival was organized to the honor of celebration of 47-th year of Ostankino TV Tower.
All videos about the festival you can find here:

Ostankino TV Tower is the most popular place among Muscovites and guests of the capital. This is the unique place where you can see all sights of Moscow from. In 2013 over 300 000 guests visited the Tower. In October of 2014 Ostankino Tower became the participant of international light show "Circle of light".
Especially for this amazing event it was installed enormous LED media facade on the Tower and new architectural illumination. Ostankino TV Tower opens new opportunities for the Muscovites and guests of our capital.

Ostankino TV Tower – one of the main areas for business events.
October 21, 2014 (16:04)

The 16th of October 2014 the "Moscow convention and exhibition bureau" in common with foreign partners visited Ostankino TV Tower. The visit was held in the context of strengthening of Moscow image as a place for carrying out the significant business events.

Ostankino Tower managers introduced the opportunities of the modern cultural and exhibition complex to the guests. They showed them concert hall "Korolevsky", banquet-buffet complex as well as open summer ground near the Tower.

After presentation the guests went up to the highest observation deck in Europe and saw all Moscow tourist attractions.

Ostankino TV Tower opened the festival "Circle of light"
October 16, 2014 (14:21)

The festive ceremony of opening the annual light festival "Circle of light" was held at Ostankino pond on 10th of October. The mayor Sergey Sobyanin opened the festival. The show "Around the world for 60 minutes" entered the visitors in atmosphere and culture of different countries. The most popular TV towers of the world "come to congratulate" the Ostankino Tower with new architectural lighting and with the highest media facade in Moscow. Several thousand visitors were delighted with live music, colorful costumes of artists, light installations on water, straight multiples from Japan, France, Australia, USA, and China as well as fire and water fireworks. Ostankino TV Tower became the key figure of this evening. Using the light and laser projection as well as the media facade Ostankino Tower transform into most popular towers of the world - Eifel Tower, Tokyo Tower, Sydney Tower and others. Finally there was an incredible firework. Thousands volleys fired from ground as from six technical balconies on different levels of Ostankino Tower became the best final of the evening.

Ostankino TV Tower - honorable prize-winner of mini-football tournament "Autumn Cup of Communication 2014"
October 6, 2014 (19:23)

The All-Russian mini-football corporate tournament "Autumn Cup of Communication 2014" was held in Moscow on 4th of October 2014 at the territory of sport center "Spartakovets". The leading communication enterprises, mass media and IT companies participated in the tournament. The event was organized with the support and assistance of Ministry of Communication and Mass Media, Russian Federal Communications Agency.

After 4-hours intensive competition Ostankino TV Tower team reached the "Gold play-off" and took honorable third place. All players were awarded with medals and the captain received the "Cup of Communication". The tournament let the participants to declare themselves not only as professionals but also as talented sportsmen.

Fans of Ostankino TV Tower team were also noted as the most organized, prepared and active team fans in the tournament.

Attention, the cancelation of excursions!
October 1, 2014 (19:22)

The opening ceremony of IV Moscow International Festival "Circle of Light" will take place at Ostankino TV Tower on 10th of October 2014. In this connection excursions on the Tower will temporarily suspend from 16:00 till 22:00 inclusive.

You could book for the excursions on another date and time by phone: 8 (495) 926-61-11.
The quantity of tickets is limited. Please, book the tickets in advance.

Ostankino TV Tower participated in "Event revolution" 2014
September 24, 2014 (19:19)

On 24 of September 2014 the most popular event in the Event-business activity "Event revolution" took place at "Izvestiya" Hall.

Ostankino Tower was the most brilliant participant of the "Event revolution". The modern tourist and cultural complex of the Ostankino Tower was represented not only as the main tourist site of Moscow but also as the multifunctional area for different kinds of activities. Concert hall "Korolevsky", banquet complex, open-air summer area and observation decks of the Tower attracted by professionals and guests.

"Event revolution" took place 4-th time in Moscow. This event was visited by the event-business professionals to get news about entertainment industry. Today "Event revolution" is recognized as the most significant event in this sphere of business in Russia.

Ostankino Tower is represented at "OTDYKH LEISURE" 2014
September 17, 2014 (19:01)

From 16 to 19 of September 2014 international exhibition "OTDYKH LEISURE" took place in Moscow exhibition center "Crocus Expo". This is the site where all professionals (leading tourist operators, agencies, national tourist offices and administrations of Russian regions) can meet with each other.

OTDYKH LEISURE is the leading international tourist exhibition of Russia and CIS. In 2014 this exhibition took place for the 20th time.

Ostankino Tower was represented as a part of Moscow city booth as the most popular sightseeing of the capital. The main slogan of the Ostankino Tower in the exhibition was: "We are sending dreams to the sky and tourists to the Tower!". On 18 of September 2014 for all exhibition guests was organized an original quiz with tickets to the Tower and exclusive souvenirs as prizes for winners.

To get know about Ostankino Tower tours you can click here.

Ostankino TV Tower participates in international exhibition FITUR (Madrid)
February 4, 2014 (16:48)

Ostankino TV Tower is represented at the international tourist exhibition FITUR in Madrid. This exhibition is the biggest event in Madrid and it will continue from 22 to 26 of January 2014. In total, 101 countries and 8974 tourist agencies which have an interest to cooperate with Otsankino Tower take part in this exhibition. Ostankino Tower is represented at the booth of Tourist and Hotel Business Committee of Moscow as one of the significant place of Russian capital.

At the booth of Ostankino Tower all guests can learn about development prospects of the highest building in Europe, taste original Russian food and take part in lottery in the end of which Russian souvenirs will be raffled off.

In the first day of exhibition delegation of Russian embassy in Spain visited the booth of Ostankino Tower and also we welcomed at our booth His Highness Don Felipe Juan Pablo Alfonso de Todos los Santos de Borbon y Grecia, Principe de Asturias, Gerona y Viana, duque de Montblanc , conde de Cervera y senor de Balaguer.

Sergey Krikalev : "Ostankino TV Tower is visible from space"
April 17, 2013 (14:59)

The press conference with the legendary cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev, Hero of the Soviet Union, Hero of the Russian Federation took place on Sunday, April 14.

The event dedicated to the Day of Cosmonautics, took place at the highest standard. Sergei Krikalev presented an exhibition of photographs from space, which called "Art of the Creator." Pictures were made at the altitude of 360 km above the Earth, and allow visitors to see the beauty of our world. The technology - "3D photos" makes the exhibition is unique and has no analogues in the world. The feature of the exhibition is location in the unusual place - the Ostankino TV Tower, the highest building in Europe.

Sergei Krikalev willingly answered the questions of the press, which were mainly interested in technology of photography from space, as well as an idea of how the capital of Russia is looks like on a cosmic scale. "Moscow looks great from space, and the best of all in the evening time, because of its lighting. And Ostankino Pond and Ostankino TV Tower are especially evident" - an outstanding cosmonaut answered.

Press conference "Meteo TV" at the height of 337 meters
April 11, 2013 (14:56)

The biggest press conference "Weather, Climate and our feature" took place at observation deck of Ostankino TV Tower on April 11. The conference was organized by television company "Meteo-TV" - the leader of TV weather information.

Director of Russian meteorology centre - Roman Vilfand, the presenter of TV Ñompany "MeteoTV", deputy director of Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences - Aleksandr Belyaev and president of TV Ñompany "MeteoTV" - Aleksandr Mitroshenkov answered the sore points to mass media about the weather and climatic changes in our country and over the world.

The main "guest" of press conference was the fragment of Chelyabinsk meteorite. The representatives of mass media (which were more then 50) learned all secrets of meteorology at the height of 337 meters and enjoyed picturesque view of Moscow.

The capital repairs of Tower's mechanisms
April 3, 2013 (14:55)

Today the old metal constructions designed for external maintenance of the restaurant at the level of 321-335 meters were got down from Ostankino TV Tower with the help of crane. The length of this construction is 14 meters and its weight - 3 tones. The metal construction was installed at the same time with the TV Tower's building in 1967. During 45 years it had been used for inspections, repairing and cleaning of the restaurant windows. Instead of it we have put into operation the mechanism, which was repaired last year. It has not only hand- held way of movement around the restaurant's windows, but electric drive as well.

Ostankino TV Tower participates in major competition "Russia 10"
March 29, 2013 (14:52)

The competition "Russia 10" started on 25 March. Russian Geographical Society jointly with media holding (VGTRK) organized this global multimedia competition.

"Let's discover Russia over again" - this is the slogan of the competition. Russians will choose 10 the most important attractions of the country themselves with the help of Internet and sms-vote.

The selection of the most interesting objects will continue until September 29, 2013. The main 10 attractions become new national symbols of the country. The creation of the park "Russia" will be the result of the competition. "Russia" is the landscape-recreation complex in Domodedovo which will present our country like a "miniature". The aim of the project is supporting of stable interest to Russia as the object of internal and international tourism. Now Ostankino TV Tower is collecting great number of votes. Thank you a lot, if you really believe that this conspicuous construction is the Russian's miracle!

Ostankino TV Tower - is the symbol of Moscow
March 27, 2013 (17:44)

Being one of the most perspective tourist projects of Moscow Ostankino TV Tower took participation in two large international exhibitions. New excursion programs and expended range of tourist services were highly estimated by visitors of Moscow International Exhibition Travel & Tourism - 2013 and VIII International tourist exhibition "Intourmarket" (March, 16-19) where Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev payed a visit to. Ostankino TV Tower team won the honored certificate of the Moscow Committee for Tourism and the Hotel Industry. The Committee is interested in developing of Ostankino tower excursion complex. All over the world tourists consider Ostankino TV Tower to be the same symbol of Moscow as The Kremlin and The Seven Sisters.

Totals of participation MRC in international exhibition TRBE-2003
November 13, 2003 (01:15)

General type of stand FSUE "RTRN".
Since 3 to 6 November 2003 MRC took part in composition of stand FSUE "Russian television and radiobroadcast network" in international exhibition of professional equipment and technologies for teleradiobroadcast "TRBE-2003", which pass in Moscow, in exhibition complex "Expocenter".

Details see here>>>

Competition for consultant's services for assistance in the project management "Rehabilitation and Modernization of the Ostankino TV Tower"
June 2, 2003 (14:45)

Invitation for Expressions of Interest

2 june, 2003

The Government of the Russian Federation has received a Loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) towards implementation of the Ostankino Television Tower Rehabilitation Project.

In this connection we announce a competition for consultant's services for assistance in the project management "Rehabilitation and Modernization of the Ostankino TV Tower".

The whole version of document is here>>>

Run up on Ostankino Tower 2 jun 2001
June 6, 2001 (17:45)

In spite of large difficulties, related to the liquidation of consequences of fire on Ostankino Tower (August, 2000) and it's restoration, the traditional Run up on the tower took place. This year the contest was unusual for many reasons. At first, Main TV and BC Center has organised and conducted the run up without any sponsors' help. Secondly, the participants of the run up on height of 337 meters (1706 steps) were the builders and the assemblers, personally participating in restoration of the tower.

This year 18 sportsmen have handed the application, but only 14 of them have taken part in the competition ( 4 sportsmen have not passed medical examination). For this festive occasion the interior of the observation deck had been restored. Granite floors, the gilded ceilings, transparent windows have made an indelible impression on the journalists, who also climbed the whole distance to the observation deck by foot to meet the participants and make their photos in unforgettable moment of finish.

Oleg Filimonov (19 years old), the youngest participant of the run up, representing the building firm "ELKON", has taken the first place. His time was 12 min. 49 sec.

Maksim Golubev (23 years old), representing Ostankino tower, has taken the second place. His time was 12 min. 22 sec.

The third place have been taken by the oldest participant Vitaliy Fedoreev (52 years old), representing the building company "ELKON" with the result of 13 min. 36 sec.

The prize-winners have been awarded with costly presents. All participants have been marked off with the memorable diplomas and souvenirs.

The sport show was widely illustrated by mass media.

To keep up with all news in "Mass Events Announcements">>>

Latest News about the situation and progress with reconstruction works at Ostankino Tower - Main TV and BC Center
October 16, 2000 (14:05)

In special page "INFORMATION about the situation and progress with reconstruction works at Ostankino Tower - Main TV and BC Center" >>> the next messages about reconstruction works are added.

In particular:

  • The 6th TV channel appeared on air with the adjusting table (1 kW transmitter).
  • Program TV-6 was put on air.
  • TV channel 8 (program NTV) was put on air (1 kW transmitter).
  • Channel 46 with TV-3 program was put on air (level 348 m).
  • Channel 38 with BIZ-TV program was put on air (level 348 m).
  • Program M1 was put on air (channel 31).
  • Nowaday the TV Broadcasting from Ostankino Tower is almost recommenced completely.
  • October 14 at 19:00 all VHF FM transmitters had been plug in. They work in low power rate (2.5 kw). The antenna is arranged at 257m.
To keep up with all news in this page >>>

Information about fire on the Ostankino Tower - Main TV and BC Center
August 30, 2000 (14:46)

Sunday 27.08.2000 on Ostankino TV Tower there was a fire of feeders. This feeders connected transmitters with antennas, situated on the top of the Tower. Next day by forces of the firemen, Ministry of extreme situations and operational staff of the Tower the distribution of a fire was halted.

We schedule daily on our site to place the latest news about the reconstruction of Ostankino Tower >>>

In the proximate period under the temporary scheme the broadcasting from Ostankino Tower around Moscow will be retrieved. 30.08.2000 in the evening is planned to begin broadcasting "РТР" company on the 11 channel.

At the observation deck of Ostankino TV Tower the new plasmic video screen was installed recently...
April 10, 2000 (17:20)

At the observation deck of Ostankino TV Tower the new plasmic video screen was installed recently where the visitors will be shown video films about the history of Ostankino Tower and the sights of Moscow from the birdТs eye view!

If you are interested in placing of advertisement you can place your commercials at the plasmic screen at Ostankino Tower where thousands of visitors will see it.

For more detailed information concerning production and placing of the advertisement at the plasmic video screen please do not hesitate to contact us Tel. 7 095 282-14-67

In the Excursion building of Ostankino TV Tower the new TV-Bar was opened recently...
April 10, 2000 (17:13)

In the Excursion building of Ostankino TV Tower the new TV-Bar was opened recently where you can find a different kinds of ice-cream, spirits, tea, coffee and confectionery. There are two non-stop working video screens in TV-Bar where you can place your advertisement.

For more detailed information concerning production and placing of the advertisement in TV-Bar please do not hesitate to contact us Tel. 7 095 282-14-67

Main TV & BC Center - SPONSOR of the " WEEK of HIGH TOURISM"!
March 17, 2000 (14:33)

Main TV & BC Center in the person of the General Director V. Misyulin is the sponsor of the "Week of High Tourism ", which will be held on March 21-25, 2000 in a tourist complex "Izmaylovo".

On March 22, 2000 Ostankino Tower is receiving the visitors. One hundred representatives of various regional travel companies will visit the observation platform of the Tower, restaurant "The Seventh Heaven ", new " TV Bar " and photo gallery of World Federation of Great Towers.

At the visitors service there are the excursion, museum of the Tower and friendly conversation with the Tower's employees at the restaurant table.

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