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Tour to Moscow. Moscow tour. Trip to Russia. Legendary tour.

SIGHT OF INTEREST OF THE MOSCOW

MOSCOW. PLACES TO VISITED

AROUND CITY CENTER

INNER SOUTH, SOUTH
 

Gorky Park and Park Iskusstv
  • Central House of Artists.
  • New Tretyakov Gallery.
  • Sculptures Park. Moscow Park Iskusstv at Krymsky Val.
  • St John the Warrior (Tserkov Ivana voina).
     
  • The Tretyakov Art Gallery is a Russian fine arts museum of the X-XX centuries. It was named after its founder, merchant and patron of arts Pavel Tretyakov who in 1892 granted his collection to Moscow. At that time the main part of the collection were pictures by Peredvizhniki ( "The Society for circulating art exhibitions - Traveling artists") - painters of democratic trend in art. In the museum one can see such masterpieces as the Icon Troitsa (Trinity) by Andrey Rublev (XV century), the great canvas Christophany by Alexander Ivanov, llya Repin's Ivan the Terrible and his Son lvan depicting the horror of the father who has killed his son, historical canvases by Vasily Surikhov, works of art by Russian avant-gardists Malevich, Kandinsky, Rodchenko, Larionov, Goncharova etc.
     
Ulitsa Bolshaya Ordynka and Pyatnitskaya Ulitsa.
  • Resurrection Church in Kadashi (Tserkov Voskreseniya v Kadashakh).
  • SS Mikhail and Fyodor Church (Tserkov Mikhaila i Fyodora).
  • St John the Baptist Church (Tserkov Ioanna Predtechi)
  • Virgin of Consolation of All Sorrows Church (Tserkov ikony Bogomateri Vsekh Skorbyashchikh Radost).
  • St Clement's Church (Tserkov Klementa Papy Rimskogo).
  • Church of St Nocholas in Puzhi (Tserkov Nikoly v Puzhakh).
  • SS Martha and Mary Convent (Marfo-Mariiskaya obitel). 
     

 

  • Popular museum of history the Moscow underground. 
    The Museum presents the history of building and operating Moscows subway from 1935 through1995. 
    - Underground: Sportivnaya. 
    - Address: 36, Hamovnicheskiy val ul.
    - Moscow underground pictures.

 

  • Donskoy Monastery.
     
  • Danilovsky Monastery.
    Danilovsky monastery was the first monastery to be founded in Moscow and the first one to be reopened after the collapse of the Soviet Union. This ancient monastery was founded in 1282 by Grand Prince Daniil of Moscow, who became the honoured saint later on. Danilovsky monastery is not his only donation to the Motherland: Prince Daniil was also the one who managed to turn Moscow into an independent principality. 
    18th and 19th century are said to be the heyday of the ancient Danilovsky monastery. A bell-tower and some new churches including the Trinity Church (Tserkov Zhivonachalnoy Troitsy) were erected then. The Trinity Church (1833) was one of the last creations of Moscow master of architecture Osip Bove. 
    It is the residence of the Patriarch since 1982. 
    Nearest metro station: Paveletskaya, Proletarskaya
    Address: Danilovsky val, 22
     
  • Novospassky Monastery
     
  • Krutitskoe Podvorye.
    This Palace Ensemble with two churches includes tiled Krutitskiy teremok (upper gate tent over the Holy gates). It is a unique architectural building under UNESCO protection. The Ensemble belongs to the Moscow Patriarchy.
    - Open: 10 am5 pm except TUE and the first THU of each month.
    - Address: 1 Krutitskaya Ul.
    - Metro: Proletarskaya
     
  • Church of St Nicholas on Rogozhskoe cemetery
     
OUTER SOUTH
  • Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Gory).
  • Moscow University.
     
  • Kolomenskoe Museum-Reserve.
    Kolomenskoe is an estate of great princes and tsars of the XVI-XVII centuries (now inside Moscow), which is picturesquely situated on a high bank of the Moskva-river. It was first mentioned in the first half of the XIV century. The main sight of Kolomenskoe is the Church of Ascension (1532), one of the first stone hip temples. The Church of the beheading of St. John the Baptist, The Belfry of George the Victorious (XVI century), the Kazan Cathedral (XVII century) are parts of the Kolomenskoe complex. Since 1971 Kolomenskoe has been a reserve that features memorials of Russian wooden architecture.
     
  • Tsaritsino Museum of History, Architecture, Art and Nature. 
    The museum is an ensemble of pavilions and palaces created in accordance with the architect Bazhenov's project especially for the empress Ekaterina II. The Complex includes the Large Palace, the Small Palace, the Opera House, the Cavalry hut barracks, the Khlebnye gates and bridges. After reconstruction in 1998 three new pavilions were opened: the Small Palace, the Octahedron and the Opera House with changeable expositions. The Hall of the Opera House regulary arranges concerts.
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Donskoy monastery
Donskoy monastery Moscow Park Iskusstv at Krymsky Val Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Gory)
 
 

 

Tour to Moscow

Moscow excursion
 

About Moscow

Sights of Moscow

Museum of Moscow

Estate of Moscow

Moscow suburbs
 

Moscow pictures
 

 

 

Metropol Hotel 5*

Le Royal Meridien
National Hotel 5*

Sheraton Palace Hotel 5* 

Savoy Hotel 5*

Cosmos Hotel 4*

Novotel Sheremetyevo-2 Hotel 4*

Ukraina Hotel 4*

Izmailovo Hotel 3* (Gamma-Delta Block)
 

 

 

Moscow train stations

- Kievsky station

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- Leningradsky station

- Yaroslavskiy station 

  Departure

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Flight schedule

 

 

Moscow metro map
 

 

Russia in numbers and facts

Russians

Religious creeds in Russia

Folk craft

Stereotypes and symbols of Russia

 

Trip to St. Petersburg 

Trip to Moscow 

Trip to Golden Ring

 

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Trip to Yekaterinburg

What is Siberia?

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Trip to Altay

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Trip to Buryat Republik

 

Trip to Khabarovsky Kray

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Trip to Sakhalin islands

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