Fairytale house “Once upon a time”


Contact information

Moscow, Izmailovskoye shosse, 73G, room XXI

Tel.: +7 (495) 980-95-60, +7 (968) 051-09-55


Operating hours

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily

Ticket price

No admission fee.

Price includes entertainment programme (from 700 roubles to 1200 roubles)

Museum founder

Mashovets Nikolay Petrovich

Museum owner

Charity Foundation “Russian Family”

Museum director

Mashovets Ekaterina Nikolayevna



About museum

The Fairytale House “Once Upon a Time” was founded in 1995 in Moscow by Nikolai Petrovich Mashovets. The idea was to create a network of interactive museums. Since 2000, there has been a branch museum called “Buratino – Pinocchio”.

The museum’s activities include:

Interactive theatrical programmes with professional actors using authentic items of peasant life.

The programmes are based on Russian and foreign fairy tales. Main visitors are organised groups of pre-school and school age. Programmes for children with disabilities are organised.

Puppet shows.

On-line classes for Education Department.

Outdoor events.

Holidays held on the basis of museums.


Individual visitors purchase tickets in advance using the museum website domskazok.su