Расписания поездов по городам России, Монголии, Китая. Бронирование билетов по Монголии, Китаю, России.   English Russian

  Главная страница   О компании   Контакты   Форум   Карта сайта

Izmailovo Country Estate. Izmailovo museums.

Izmailovo Country Estate. Russia estate. Moscow estate. Museum in Moscow. Izmailovo. Peter Borisovitch Sheremetiev. Izmailovo Bridge Tower.

SIGHT OF INTEREST

MUSEUMS OF MOSCOW

Izmailovo Country Estate


Izmailovo was once a royal estate outside Moscow reserved for hunting, and game was specially reared for the purpose. It was then called the Izmailov Menagerie. Peter the Great spent his childhood here, and he used to circle the lake in a small sailing boat. It was at Izmailovo that Peter formed the Preobrazhensky and Semyonovsky regiments of boy-soldiers, before they became part of the regular Russian army. Izmailovsky Park is one of the largest urban forest parks in the world, covering an area of 1180 hectares. It is larger than the Bois de Boulogne in Paris (848 hectares), and five times larger than Central Park in New York. The austere Bridge Tower (1671) was once attached to a white stone bridge leading to Izmailovsky Island. There are two notable gateways to the royal estate built by the architect Terenty Makarov in 1682. They served as a model for the gates at the Novodevichy Convent and the Donskoy and Petrovsky Monasteries. The five-domed Christmas Church (1678) stands on the site of Izmailovo village, one kilometre from the royal estate.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT MUSEUM:
  • Address: Gorodok Baumana (the Bauman town), 12 (the Bridge Tower)
  • Open: Monday, Wednesday to Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The first Monday of each month is a cleanup day.
  • Metro: Partizanskaya
  • More pictures about Izmailovo Country Estate.
PAGES OF THE PICTURE ALBUM
Peter Great monument Bridge Tower (1671) Christmas Church (1678)

 

 
 

 

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

- Rizhsky station

- Leningradsky station

- Yaroslavskiy station 

  · Departure

  · Arrival
 

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

 

General information, route, train,
       schedulers, train tickets

 

Trip to Yekaterinburg

What is Siberia?

Trip to Novosibirsk

Trip to Altay

Trip to Krasnoyarsk

Trip to Tuva Republik

Trip to Lake Baikal and Irkutsk

Trip to Buryat Republik

 

Trip to Khabarovsky Kray

Trip to Vladivostok

Trip to Sakhalin islands

Trip to Kuril islands

Trip to Kamchatka

 

Accommodation booking

- Hotel
- Home stay
 

Ticket booking

- Air ticket
- Train ticket
 

Russia visa support service
 

Other services

- Guide service
- Transfer

   

Яндекс.Метрика

Top.Mail.Ru
Top.Mail.Ru