One of Russia’s largest puppet theaters, met the first audience in the new building on March 1, 2012. Ekiyat means Fairy Tale, a huge fancy castle in which Gothic, Baroque and Classic architecture are mixed. The facade is decorated with sculptures of clocks and fairytale characters. The Area – 22.5 thousand square meters. It is impressive inside as much as outside. Spacious rooms with columns, magnificent chandeliers, soft benches for relaxation, like thrones. It housed a large and small halls for 250 and 100 people, as well as cafes, play areas, shopping arcade. Stage equipped with modern sound and light equipment. This is one of the largest Russian Puppet Theatre. The construction cost about $500 million.