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Alexander Garden
Alexander Garden

Plan to visit Alexander Garden (Aleksandrovsky Sad), Russia. Get details of Location, timings and contact. Find the reviews and ratings to know better.

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Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow

The Bolshoi Theatre is one of the greatest and most famous treasures of Russia. Its history dates back to 1776 and today it remains a unique architectural structure and a spiritual monument in Russia's capital, Moscow.

Cathedral of Christ the Saviour
Cathedral of Christ the Saviour

The Cathedral of Christ the Saviour (Russian: Храм Христа Спасителя, Khram Khrista Spasitelya) is a Russian Orthodox cathedral in Moscow, Russia, on the northern bank of the Moskva River, a few hundred metres southwest of the Kremlin.

Cathedral of the Annunciation, Moscow
Cathedral of the Annunciation, Moscow

The Cathedral of the Annunciation was built by architects from Pskov in 1484-1489 as part of Grand Duke Ivan III's plans for a large-scale renovation of the Moscow Kremlin. It was built on the spot of an older 14th-century cathedral of the same name, which had been rebuilt in 1416.

Cathedral of the Archangel
Cathedral of the Archangel

The Cathedral of the Archangel (Russian: Архангельский собор, or Arkhangelsky sobor) is a Russian Orthodox church dedicated to the Archangel Michael. It is located in Cathedral Square of the Moscow Kremlin in Russia between the Great Kremlin Palace and the Ivan the Great Bell Tower.

Church of the Deposition of the Robe
Church of the Deposition of the Robe

The Church of the Deposition of the Robe (Russian: Церковь Ризоположения) is a church which stands on Cathedral Square in the Moscow Kremlin. It was begun in 1484 by masters from Pskov, most likely by the same group of architects who built the adjacent Cathedral of the Annunciation.

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Diamond Fund
Diamond Fund

Coordinates The Diamond Fund (Russian: Алмазный фонд) is a unique collection of gems, jewelry and natural nuggets, which are stored and exhibited in the Moscow Kremlin in Russia The Fund dates back to the Russian Crown treasury instituted by Emperor Peter I of Russia in 1719.

Dormition Cathedral, Moscow
Dormition Cathedral, Moscow

The Cathedral of the Dormition (Russian: Успенский Собор, or Uspensky sobor), also known as the Assumption Cathedral or Cathedral of the Assumption is a Russian Orthodox church dedicated to the Dormition of the Theotokos.

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Fallen Monument Park
Fallen Monument Park

Muzeon Park of Arts (formerly the Park of the Fallen Heroes or Fallen Monument Park) is a park outside the Krymsky Val building in Moscow shared by the modern art division of Tretyakov Gallery and Central House of Artists. It is located between the Park Kultury and the Oktyabrskaya underground stations.

Gorky Park
Gorky Park

Gorky Park The Central Park of Rest and Culture Named After M. Gorky, to give it its full name, is one of the most famous places in Moscow (thanks presumably to Martin Cruz Smith's grizzly tale of a psychopathic professor, and the Hollywood film it inspired - shot mostly in Stockholm).

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Grand Kremlin Palace
Grand Kremlin Palace

The Grand Kremlin Palace was formerly the tsar's Moscow residence. Its construction involved the demolition of the previous Baroque palace on the site, designed by Rastrelli, and the Church of St. John the Baptist, constructed to a design by Aloisio the New in place of the first church ever built in Moscow.

GUM
GUM

Combining classic theatre decor with the most advanced acoustics standards, Cinema in GUM is a chamber theatre showing the best films in three different halls. The movie schedule is vey different: latest premieres and blockbusters, classics of Soviet and foreign cinema, retrospectives of well-known directors.

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Ivan the Great Bell Tower
Ivan the Great Bell Tower

The Ivan the Great Bell Tower (Russian: Колокольня Ивана Великого, Kolokol'nya Ivana Velikogo) is a church tower inside the Moscow Kremlin complex. With a total height of 81 metres (266 ft), it is the tallest tower and structure of Kremlin.

Izmaylovo Kremlin
Izmaylovo Kremlin

Moscow, Russia Izmailovo Kremlin Moscow's other, lesser known kremlin is a fairytale-like cultural complex modeled after Old Russia.

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Jardín de los Boticarios
Jardín de los Boticarios

El Jardín Botánico de la Facultad de Biología de la Universidad Estatal de Moscú "Jardín Boticario" o Jardín Boticario ó simplemente Jardín de los Boticarios es un jardín botánico con una extensión de unas 6 hectáreas en el centro de Moscú, es uno de los parques más antiguos de Moscú.

Kazan Cathedral, Moscow
Kazan Cathedral, Moscow

Kazan Cathedral Russian: Казанский собор, formally known as the "Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan", is a Russian Orthodox church located on the northeast corner of Red Square in Moscow, Russia.The current building is a reconstruction of the original church, which was destroyed at the direction of then General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet ...

Kitay-Gorod
Kitay-Gorod

Kitay-gorod, developing as a trading area, was known as the most prestigious business area of Moscow. Its three main streets — Varvarka, Ilyinka, and Nikolskaya — are lined with banks, shops, and storehouses like the historicistic shopping mall GUM which confines Kitay-gorod towards Red Square.

Kolomenskoye
Kolomenskoye

Kolomenskoye (Russian: Коло́менское) is a former royal estate situated several kilometers to the southeast of the city center of Moscow, Russia, on the ancient road leading to the town of Kolomna (hence the name).

Kremlin Armoury
Kremlin Armoury

The Kremlin Armoury, (Russian: Оружейная палата) is one of the oldest museums of Moscow, established in 1851 and located in the Moscow Kremlin. The Kremlin Armoury originated as the royal arsenal in 1508.

Kuskovo
Kuskovo

Kuskovo (Russian: Куско́во) was the summer country house and estate of the Sheremetev family. Built in the mid-18th century, it was originally situated several miles to the east of Moscow but now is part of the East District of the city.

Lenin's Mausoleum
Lenin's Mausoleum

Lenin's Mausoleum (formerly Lenin's & Stalin's Mausoleum (1953-1961)) (Russian: Мавзоле́й Ле́нина, tr. Mavzoléy Lénina, IPA: [məvzɐˈlʲej ˈlʲenʲɪnə]), also known as Lenin's Tomb, situated in Red Square in the centre of Moscow, is a mausoleum that currently serves as the resting place of Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin.

Losiny Ostrov National Park
Losiny Ostrov National Park

Losiny Ostrov National Park (Russian: Национальный парк "Лосиный Остров", literally - Elk (Moose) Island) is the first national park of Russia. It is located in Moscow and Moscow Oblast and is the third largest forest in a city of comparable size, after Table Mountain National Park and Pedra Branca State Park (Rio de Janeiro).

Luzhniki Stadium
Luzhniki Stadium

Luzhniki Stadium (Russian: стадион «Лужники», IPA: [stədʲɪˈon lʊʐnʲɪˈkʲi]) is the national stadium of Russia, located in its capital, Moscow. Its total seating capacity of 81,000 makes it the largest football stadium in Russia and one of the largest stadiums in Europe.

Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics
Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics

The Museum of Cosmonautics Today the Museum of Cosmonautics is the only museum in Moscow region that collects, keeps and popularizes material relics that are connected to the history of space exploration.

Monument to Minin and Pozharsky
Monument to Minin and Pozharsky

The Monument to Minin and Pozharsky (Russian: Па́мятник Ми́нину и Пожа́рскому) is a bronze statue on Red Square in Moscow, Russia, in front of Saint Basil's Cathedral.

Monument to the Conquerors of Space
Monument to the Conquerors of Space

Discover Monument to the Conquerors of Space in Moscow, Russia: Moscow's imposing monument to the space age.

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Moscow Kremlin
Moscow Kremlin

The Moscow Kremlin (Russian: Моско́вский Кремль, tr. Moskovskiy Kreml, IPA: [mɐˈskofskʲɪj krʲemlʲ]), usually referred to as the Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west.

Moscow Zoo
Moscow Zoo

Moscow Zoo: Moscow Zoo,, largest zoo in Russia, exhibiting an outstanding collection of northern animals and many exotic species. Founded by a public society in 1864, the zoo later was privately owned. In 1919 it was declared the property of Soviet Russia and in 1923 was put under the Moscow City Soviet

Museum of the Great Patriotic War, Moscow
Museum of the Great Patriotic War, Moscow

The Museum of the Great Patriotic War is a history museum located in Moscow at Poklonnaya Gora. The building was designed by architect Anatoly Polyansky. Work on the museum began on March 3, 1986, and the museum was opened to the public on May 9, 1995.

Novodevichy Cemetery
Novodevichy Cemetery

This is the most important necropolis for both Moscow and the whole country. We recommend this guided tour to Novodevichy Cemetery to review the lives of the greatest people who have ever lived in Russia.

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Novodevichy Convent
Novodevichy Convent

Novodevichy Convent at night Anton Zelenov, CC BY-SA 3.0 In 1943, when Stalin started to make advances to the Russian Orthodox Church during World War II, he sanctioned opening the Moscow Theological Courses at the convent.

Ostankino Tower
Ostankino Tower

The tower was the first free-standing structure to exceed 500 m (1,600 ft) in height. Ostankino was built to mark the 50th anniversary of the October Revolution. It is named after the Ostankino district of Moscow in which it is located. Construction began in 1963 and was completed in 1967.

Palace of Facets
Palace of Facets

The Palace of the Facets (Russian: Грановитая Палата, Granovitaya Palata) is a building in the Moscow Kremlin, Russia, which contains what used to be the main banquet reception hall of the Muscovite Tsars. It is the oldest preserved secular building in Moscow.

Peter the Great Statue
Peter the Great Statue

The Peter the Great Statue is a 98-metre-high (322 ft) monument to Peter the Great, located at the western confluence of the Moskva River and the Vodootvodny Canal in central Moscow, Russia. It was designed by the Georgian designer Zurab Tsereteli to commemorate 300 years of the Russian Navy, which Peter the Great established.

Poklonnaya Hill
Poklonnaya Hill

Poklonnaya Gora (Russian: Покло́нная гора́, literally "bow-down hill"; metaphorically "Worshipful Submission Hill"') was, at 171.5 meters, one of the highest spots in Moscow. Its two summits used to be separated by the Setun River, until one of the summits was razed in 1987.

Pushkin Museum
Pushkin Museum

The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts is a museum complex that is currently in possession of one of the largest world art collections from Ancient Egypt and Greece to our days.

Red Square
Red Square

Red Square (Russian: Кра́сная пло́щадь, tr. Krásnaya plóshchaď, IPA: [ˈkrasnəjə ˈploɕːətʲ]) is a city square (plaza) in Moscow, Russia. It separates the Kremlin, the former royal citadel and now the official residence of the President of Russia, from a historic merchant quarter known as Kitai-gorod.

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Saint Basil's Cathedral
Saint Basil's Cathedral

The Cathedral of Vasily the Blessed (Russian: Собор Василия Блаженного, Sobor Vasiliya Blazhennogo), commonly known as Saint Basil's Cathedral, is a church in Red Square in Moscow, Russia.

Sokolniki Park
Sokolniki Park

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Sparrow Hills
Sparrow Hills

Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Gory), Moscow, Russia One of the highest points in Moscow and one of its most breathtaking places - the Sparrow Hills (also known as Vorobyovy Gory) is a picturesque hill on the banks of Moskva River.

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Spasskaya Tower
Spasskaya Tower

The Spasskaya Tower, translated as 'Saviour Tower', is the main tower on the eastern wall of the Moscow Kremlin which overlooks the Red Square.

State Historical Museum
State Historical Museum

The museum was opened in 1894, to mark the coronation of Aleksander III, and was the result of a 20-year-long project to consolidate various archaeological and anthropological collections into a single museum that told the story of the history of Russia according to the latest scientific methodology.

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Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (Могила Неизвестного Солдата in Russian, [mɐˈɡʲilə nʲɪɪˈzvʲɛsnəvə sɐlˈdatə]) is a war memorial, dedicated to the Soviet soldiers killed during World War II. It is located at the Kremlin Wall in the Alexander Garden in Moscow.

Tretyakov Gallery
Tretyakov Gallery

Официальный сайт Третьяковской галереи. Dear visitors, Please note the opening times for the Tretyakov Gallery over the holidays.

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Tsar Bell
Tsar Bell

The Tsar Bell (Russian: Царь–колокол, Tsar-kolokol), also known as the Tsarsky Kolokol, Tsar Kolokol III, or Royal Bell, is a 6.14-metre (20.1 ft) tall, 6.6-metre (22 ft) diameter bell on display on the grounds of the Moscow Kremlin. The bell was commissioned by Empress Anna Ivanovna, niece of Peter the Great.

Tsar Cannon
Tsar Cannon

The Tsar Cannon is a unique item of the Kremlin’s artillery collection. It was created in 1586 in Moscow's Cannon Court by eminent Russian cannon-caster Andrei Chokhov on the order of Tsar Feodor Ioannovich, the sovereign ruler of All Great Russia.

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Tsaritsyno Palace
Tsaritsyno Palace

Tsaritsyno (Russian: Царицыно, IPA: [tsɐˈrʲitsɨnə]) is a palace museum and park reserve in the south of Moscow. It was founded in 1776 by the order of Catherine the Great. The palace has lent its name to the surrounding district and the nearby metro station.

Tverskaya Street
Tverskaya Street

Tverskaya Street is the most expensive shopping street in Moscow and Russia. According to an index published by global real estate company Colliers International in 2008, it is now the third most expensive street in the world, based on commercial rental fees. It is the center of the city's nightlife and entertainment.

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VDNKh
VDNKh

VDNKh is located in Ostankinsky District of Moscow, less than a kilometer from Ostankino Tower. It is served by VDNKh subway station, as well as by Moscow Monorail. Cosmonauts Alley and the Worker and Kolkhoz Woman statue are situated just outside the main entrance to VDNKh.

White House,
White House,

The White House (Russian: Белый дом, tr. Bely dom, IPA: [ˈbʲɛlɨj ˈdom]; officially: The House of the Government of the Russian Federation, Russian: Дом Правительства Российской Федерации, tr. Dom pravitelstva Rossiiskoi Federatsii), also known as the Russian White House, is a government building in Moscow.