The performance based on Leo Tolstoy’s play, staged by the German director Volker Schlöndorff.
A series of concerts in the Leo Tolstoy House which revives traditions of musical evenings in the family of the great writer.
Joint project of Leo Tolstoy museum-estate Yasnaya Polyana and its European partners. Its aimed to show the significance of classical cultural heritage.
According to an old belief, one has to get stung by nettle in early summer in order to be healthy, wealthy, loved and lucky. Every year at this very time we invite guests to the Nettle festival!Project Site Project Site
Tolstoy Weekend is an international open-air theatre festival which presents stage versions of works by Leo Tolstoy and other classical authors.Project Site Project Site
An international youth exchange. The participants are from Tula region (Russia) and Hannibal (USA).
An art residence for those who are interested in the international literary process. Held together with the Culture and Education Section of the British Embassy in Moscow.
Writers’ meetings at Yasnaya Polyana can be considered as the platform for informal and lively communication of Russian and foreign writers, poets, philosophers and journalists.
Writers, actors, film directors, sportsmen, musicians and lovers of Russian literature came together to read the novel by Leo Tolstoy.Project Site Project Site
2015 has been proclaimed Year of Literature by the President of Russia. At the end of that year the All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK) implemented a large-scale project entitled "War and Peace. Reading the novel".Project Site Project Site
The Yasnaya Polyana Book Award supports traditions of classical literature and current trends in modern Russian literature.Project Site Project Site
How did Leo Tolstoy spent his birthdays during his lifetime?Project Site Project Site
Seven objects reflecting specific features of Leo Tolstoy’s views, his attitude to the family and home.Project Site Project Site
You can look at the digital collection of the museum objects and take a virtual tour through the Leo Tolstoy House and around the estate.Project Site Project Site
The project‘s main goal is to tell about Sophia Tolstaya as, first of all, an outstanding personality, and not only as the great author‘s wife and a mother of a big family.Project Site Project Site
History of Tolstoy family in eighteen portraits.Project Site Project Site
Leo Tolstoy’s reading list from childhood until the end of life.Project Site Project Site
Project about children's books in the Yasnaya Polyana library.Project Site Project Site
Seven popular misconceptions about Leo Tolstoy’s biography and world viewProject Site Project Site
A story of the first performance of the play “The Fruits of Enlightenment” that was reproduced by his family and friendsProject Site Project Site
Collection of postcards with greetings from the Leo Tolstoy House.Project Site Project Site
Life stories of the elder children of Leo and Sophia Tolstoy, who were born in the first decade of their marriage.Project Site Project Site
Life stories of the younger sons and daughter of the writer.Project Site Project Site
What happened at Yasnaya Polyana during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945).Project Site Project Site
A chronicle of the celebration of Leo Tolstoy;s 80th birthday, published by the press in Russia and abroadProject Site Project Site
A chronicle of the departure and death of the great writer, published in newspapersProject Site Project Site
Timeline of the last journey of the writer from Yasnaya Polyana to AstapovoProject Site Project Site
The overall objective of the project was to develop a model of sustainable regional development on the basis of the national Russian cultural heritage in and around Yasnaya Polyana.
The project implemented by Leo Tolstoy museum-estate Yasnaya Polyana in 2007-2009, in partnership with Heritage of Thuringia Association, Germany
The goal of the project is to present the cultural landscape of the historic settlement of Krapivna as a resource for development in the 21st century.
The goal of the project was to visualize ideas related to the development of the historic town of Krapivna in Tula region.
The project is focused on restoring the authentic look of the Yasnaya Polyana estate and preserving its natural and cultural heritage.
The aim of the “Anke Pie, or Secrets of Country Estate Cuisine” project was to reveal, through a series of various events, the gastronomic side of the life of Russian Country estates.
Whitsunday was one of the favourite holidays in the Tolstoy family. According to an old tradition, we mark this day with folklore performances.
International folk art competition, which brings together patchwork artists and craftsmen from Russia and nearby countries.
Festival dedicated to the apple season at Yasnaya Polyana