InterActive History international project in Olonets

Implementation of the InterActive History Russian-Finnish project is building up. In late January 2019 the team of the InterActive History project visited Olonets to coordinate further activities to be carried out in the Olonets national museum of Southern Karelians. Several experts also joined the project team in this 2-day trip […]


Opening seminar of the InterActive History cross-border cooperation project

On December 11-13, 2018 Petrozavodsk hosted an opening seminar of the InterActive History project and brought together Russian and Finnish partners and participants from Joensuu, Ilomantsi, Outokumpu, Olonets, Kurkijoki and Petrozavodsk. Minister of culture of the Republic of Karelia Alexey Lesonen opened the seminar. Mia Häyrinen, assistant of the Petrozavodsk […]


InterActive History project team heads to Olonets

Project manager Elena Kholodkova and project coordinator Artem Stepanov visited the Olonets national museum of Sothern Karelians, one of the project’s participants. Different issues related to the implemention of the project were on the agenda of the meeting with museum director Natalia Nickolaeva. The project team made a tour of […]


InterActive History project. Ready, set, go!

On October 8, 2018 the grant contrant between the Managing Authority of the Karelia CBC Programme 2014-2020 and the Creative Industries and Cultural Tourism Development Fund was signed for the implementation of the InterActive History project. This 2-year project (2018-2020) aims at creating and introducing new interactive museum services based […]

Meeting at the Children's science park

A visit to the Children’s science park

On September 25, 2018 the InterActive History project team met with students of the Sampo children’s science park and talked about ways of their participation in the project. During the project augmented-reality and virtual-reconstruction mobile applications will be developed. Students can participate in this part of the project and try […]


InterActive History project selected for funding

The first culture projects to be implemented within the Karelia CBC Program 2014-2020 were selected by the Joint Monitoring Committee on November 1, 2017. 8 project applications are proceeding to the contracting phase, including the InterActive History project. Congratulations to the project team! The total amount of the selected applications […]


InterActive History. A new project.

The Fund submitted its new project, the InterActive History, to the Call for Attractive cultural environment proposals. The Joint Selection Committee will evaluate the applications and invite the best concept notes to submit a full application. The invitations will be sent in May.


Meeting with partners in Joensuu

In late February 2017 the project team visited Joensuu to meet the key partners from Finland – the North Karelia museum, the Outokumpu museum and the Ilomantsi museum foundation. The project’s action plan and other important issues were discussed during the meeting.