Event & Festival > Russia > Ax Day

 Sep 23 2020  

Tomsk is considered one of the oldest cities in Siberia, located on the Tomsk river and surrounded by the forests. Forest plays an essential role in the daily life of Tomsk people. Over 12 years, Ax Day is one of the most significant events in Siberia and the brand for Tomsk region, it aims to revive Siberian carpentry and joinery, to raise importance of the preservation and restoration of the historical site and villages in Tomsk, passing these ancient traditions to the next generation. Through this cultural event, people get to know the beauty of the wood and strengthen the connection with wood and forests.