An exhibition for the 40th anniversary of the summer Olympics games will open in St.Petersburg

14 July 2020

In the main building of the Russian National Library a book - illustrative exhibition has been launched.  It was reported on July 14 in the press service of the Committee on Physical Culture and Sports.

The exhibition will feature books on the 1980 Olympics, as well as rare books.

The exposition will be complemented by illustrated albums dedicated to the decoration of the Olympics-80: “The Artist and the Olympic Moscow” and “In the Name of Peace, for the Glory of Sports. Poster of the Olympics-80 ", as well as original souvenirs released for the Olympic Games.

The opening ceremony will be attended by winners of the Olympic Games-80, leading sports journalists and representatives of the Committee on Physical Culture and Sports.

The exhibition can be visited with a library card during library opening hours.