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Night of Museums held in Minsk

Nitrogen ice-cream and a singing lightning in the museum of experiments. Belarus joined the Night of Museums campaign. It is the only time in the year when hall of the Belarusian National Art Museum wrapped up in darkness, but not total darkness though.

Museum visitor:
You look at every detail of a picture with a torch and you get to know the masterpiece in more detail. 

Yulia Lisai, senior research associate at the Russian Art department, the Belarusian National Art Museum:
Darkness and a torch lighten small areas and make the visitors look at pictures of such format.

As many as 90 exhibitions and galleries in Belarus participated in the campaign. Some places worked till 6:00am.

 Night of Museums held in Minsk