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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


Pig Goes to Town

This weekend the Cinema Center is showing "Babe: Pig in the City," a 1998 sequel to the 1995 comedy. In this film, Babe has to go to the city to save the farm after Farmer Hoggett is injured and unable to work. The film shows Saturday and Sunday at 1:15 p.m. dubbed in Russian in the Small Hall of the center located at 15 Druzhinnikovskaya Ulitsa. Tickets are 90 to 200 rubles ($3.70 to $8.25) for adults, 30 rubles for schoolchildren and pensioners. Tel. 205-7306. Nearest metro: Krasnopresnenskaya.

World of Marine Life

Take your child to the Moscow Zoo to visit the Ekzotarium pavilion where huge aquariums hold saltwater fish, corals, shrimps, and even rays and sharks. The exhibit is open Tuesday through Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets cost 10 rubles (40 cents) for adults, 1 ruble for children and pensioners; entrance fee for the zoo is 20 rubles for adults, 2 rubles for children older than 12, free for those under 12. Tel. 255-5375. Nearest metro: Krasnopresnenskaya.

Games for Whole Family

For a day of fun, head to the Tsentr Game Complex, where the whole family should be able to play. There is a big rollerdrome and you can also try bowling (40 rubles for 20 balls) and billiards (40 to 50 rubles a game). There is a children's center with slides, a house of mirrors and video games (a token costs 5 rubles). The complex is open weekdays from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m., Friday from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. at 3 Kholodilny Pereulok. Cost: 30 rubles on a weekday, 50 rubles on Saturday and Sunday. Tel. 954-0158. Nearest metro: Tulskaya.