The State Memorial and Natural Preserve "Museum-estate of Leo Tolstoy "Yasnaya Polyana"
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Online Project: Leo Tolstoy‘s Bookshelf


“They say one should read a lot, but not many books,“ remarked the ancient Roman writer Pliny the Younger. Leo Tolstoy’s reading list illustrates this saying very well. The author’s eldest son, Sergey Tolstoy, remembered that his father “was able to read, which not everyone is capable of.” He remembered what he had read very well and distinguished the books that should be read without any omissions and abridgements, from the ones from which only what is essential should be taken. 

Make Your Own Souvenir

_Приглашаем всех желающих посетить мастер-классы отдела народного творчества музея-усадьбы Л.Н. Толстого «Ясная Поляна». Вместе с мастерами вы научитесь расписывать керамические магниты, делать художественные композиции из сухоцветов, создавать традиционные куклы-закрутки и украшения в технике ручного ткачества.

Pyotr Vostokov: “A Good Musician Is a Good Person“


On January 7, the Orthodox Christmas, the Big Jazz Orchestra, conducted by Pyotr Vostokov, twice performed its special Christmas program The Nutcracker. On that day, we talked to the director of the orchestra and learned a lot about the work of the jazz musician, his teaching experience, and about how one should begin when listening to jazz. 

Aleksei Uchitel: “I Would Choose Anna Karenina Without Any Hesitation”


On December 16, Aleksei Uchitel presented his new film, Mathilde, at Yasnaya Polyana. On that day, we talked to the director and learned about his experience filming in museums and his attitude to Anna Karenina.

Yasnaya Polyana Received the International Person of the Year 2017 Award


By decision of the expert council of the International Person of the Year Award 2017 of the Russian Biographical Institute, the Yasnaya Polyana Museum has received the Person of the Year Award 2017 in the category State Government Authorities, Companies, and Institutions of the Year. The awards ceremony took place on December 14, 2017 at the Sergiev Hall of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow. Museum director Ekaterina Tolstaya received the honorary award – a certificate and the Silver Cross of the Russian Biographical Institute.

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