The Moscow Kremlin.
The heart of Russia.The center of Kremlin has famous Cathedral Square,where the Cathedral of the Dormition,the Cathedral of the Archangel and the Cathedral of the Annunciation,the Palace of Facets ,and the Ivan the Great Bell Tower make up the sides.
It is home for two famous symbols of Russian might-the Tsar Cannon and the Tsar Bell.
The Red Square
The famous square has been the setting for numerous ceremonies and Tsar`s orders were announced here since the 16 century.In 1945 the WW II victory parade took place here.The Mausoleum was contructed both as a resting
place for Vladimir Lenin the USSR founder, and as a tribune
to the communist leaders.The Kazan Cathedral and Voskresenskye gates hade been restred.
The Diamond Fund
This is where Russian`s unique
jewellery.The museum has the
biggest diamonds and unique gold
The Armoury grew from small workshops
to the biggest collection of the country`streasures.
It has a rare collection of thrones,ancient carriages,
13-18 century weapons,Royal regalia and ceremonial clothes. The Armoury has a collection of some of the
most precious works by Western masters-gifts from foreign
ambassadors to Russian rulers.
A new building was erected in 1893 to replace
old trade rows.The facades were styled after old
Russian architecture. In 1921, the first Soviet
supermarket opened here-Gosudarstvenny
Universalny Magazin(GUM)(State Universal Shop)
In 1953,after a major renovation it became
the most luxurious and popular shop in the USSR.
Today it is features the most famous Moscow boutiques.
The most Russian art in the world was founded
in 1856 by merchant Pavel Tretyakov.It has 11
century mosaics,ancient icons,sculptures,painting.
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
This complex of three museum building, the main one built
in 1912 has Russia`s biggest collection of copies
of famous sculptures,unique Greek vases,Byzantium
icons,Ancient Egypt items,Fayum mummy portraits,
tapestries and furniture.
The museum exhibits work by modern and contemporary
artists and patron`s gift.
Cathedral of Christ the Saviour.
Constructed using public money in 1883, it was
dedicated to Russia`s victory over French Emporor
Napoleon`s army.The best Russian artists and
and sculptors decorated the cathedral.In 1931
the cathedral was demolished and for a long time
the space was occupied by a swimming pool.In
1998 the church was restrored again paid for by
The pride of Russian culture.Its history witch begins in the
middle of the 19 century is full of triumphs and its role in
education and enlightenment is huge.The facade and the building`s luxurious interios built by Alberto Cavos after a fire in 1856 underwent major reconstruction.The theatre
received modern technical equipment allowing all kids of
experiments on stage.
Unique in its beauty and location it started construction during IvanIII`s reign in the 15 century.This catgedral the
oldest in Moscow was erected to commemorate the
capture of Smolensk in the war with Lithuania. Frescoes
from the 16 century and a rare carved iconostasis remain
in the convent. The convent`s necropolis is the most famous in Moscow.
Forty-four out of 190 Moscow metro station are
recognised as cultural heritage objects. The best
architects and artists designed and decorated these
Since 1935 the metro has been the main mode of
transport in the capital. Its 12 lines stretch for more
than 312 km.Today the Moscow metro is the world
leader in the number of passengers.
The Moscow City international business centre was
first imagined in the 1990`s`and is still under active
development on the Presnenskaya embankment.
The total area of the project is some 100 hectares.
This disctrit consists of buildings made in a new
style new for the Russian capital. Already
a business with living and leisure.
The territory of the ALL-Russia exibition centre
,having kept all the pavilions,alleys,multi-figure
fountains from Soviet times,turned in a modern
space.By the north entrance there is the famous.Worker and Kozlhoz Woman sculpture by Vera Muthina that amazed the visitors to the World Fair in Paris in 1937. Today there is a museum inside the restored monument.
In 1995 to celebrate the 50 anniversary of the WWII
victory a grand complex-monument was erected
on Poklonnaya Hill. The five terraces of the Cetral
Alley respresent the five years of the War 1418 foutains
represent the number of days between the start
and end of the war. The 140 metre obelisk is a thank-
you to all the heroic deeds of the USSR`s people.
Сhamber museums-charming places for the curious.
Оn 26 March 2007 the Museum was created name of Bulgakov.This is a great Russian writer who gave us the immortal work of the Master and Margarita. This Museum will give you an opportunity to get acquainted with the life of the great writer and plunge into the magical atmosphere of the apartment number 50.
The tree of love
It's a place where lovers hang locks on the tree of love as a symbol of eternal love.
This park created in 1928 and named after the classic of Soviet literature Maxim Gorky.Gorky park reached a new level and became a modern zone for leisure,sport,dance and all kids of entertainment.Free entry a park-wide,free WI-FI,cafes,bicycle,tracks.boat stations,concert stagea and the biggest artificial skating rink in Europe-all of this made Gorky Pakr one of the most visited places in the capital.
Today,Izmailovo is one of the biggest city forests
in the world with attractions,stages, and summer
theatre.But the pakr unique feature is the exit from
the metro station right in the middle of the forest
surrounded by trees and bushes.
These days picturesque nature and architectural
masterpieces attract guests to Kolomeskoye. The
luxurios park has unique centuries-old trees. The
main task of the museum reseve is to preserve
cultural heritage and allow as many people as possible to get to know it.Guests can after chaning into medieval dress, take part in historical reconstru-
ctions and learn ancient crafts.
The Tsaritsyno palace ensemble is associated with the
greatest Russian architects Vasily Bazhenov and Matvey
Kazakov.Contruction started by the order of Catherine the
Great in 1775. Today it can host varios balls conferences,
or any corporate events of the highest level.Continuing the traditions of Russian mansion culture,on the weekends the museum invites guests to classical music concerts.
Kuskovo`s a French park is the only reglural park
remaining in Moscow. At some point it was used for
perfomances by Sheremetyev`s famous servant
artists and for perfomances by the French and
Italian operas.Today the Kuskovo museum-
mansion is one of Moscow`s culture and educationnal centres.Kuskovo museum is home to one of the world`s biggest collections of ceramics