Musicians of the Central Military Band of the Russian Ministry of Defense took part in the opening of the 180 Years of the Railways of Russia photo exhibition.
President of Russian Railways JSC Oleg Belozerov, Governor of the Tula Region Alexey Dyumin and the team of the legendary military Band took part in ceremonial events dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the opening of the railway communication between Moscow and Tula.
Prior to the Railman Day, the 180 Years of the Railways of Russia exhibition was opened at the Moscow Railway Station of Tula.
The exposition allows viewers to make a kind of time journey. You can see at the exhibition how the first in the country Tsarskoselskaya railway that connected St. Petersburg and Tsarskoe Selo in 1837, and the very first locomotives that ran on it looked like; railway stations in Moscow and St. Petersburg at the end of the 19th century; the builders of the Transsib (