Russian museums will join the international action «Museum selfie»

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator fotobanka in the Tretyakov gallery. Archival photoRussian museums will join the international action «Museum selfie»© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

Visitors and employees of Russian museums will be able to take part in the international campaign #MuseumSelfie, which will be held on Wednesday in the popular social networks, the press service of the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation.

An international campaign #MuseumSelfie is held annually, starting in 2014. On this day, Twitter users post original photos of Museum exhibits in their accounts, along with relevant hashtags. The action also joined the Russian museums and cultural institutions.

«At the initiative of the portal «Culture.Of the Russian Federation» with the support of Ministry of culture of the Russian museums will hold a rally in the extended format. Photos will be published not only in Twitter but also in other popular Russian social networks. To follow the progress of the action will be in «Vkontakte», «Classmates», Facebook and Instagram», — said the press service.

Users are invited to upload photos with hashtags #Mutinously #Culturescape for Russian-speaking segment of the action, as well as to accompany the publication of the hashtags #CultureSelfie and #MuseumSelfie for international, added in a press-service. In addition, in the flash-mob will be attended by 12 state regional museums.