Start your acquaintance with the capital is traditionally a visit to the Kremlin, walk on red square. These are the most important sights of Moscow. In the Kremlin there are famous museums, the Diamond Fund and the Armoury chamber. Between the Church and the Twelve Apostles Ivan the Great bell the biggest cannon in the world. The Eastern wall of the bell tower you can see the Tsar bell. His weight exceeds 200 tons. Be sure to see the Cathedral of the Intercession, located on red square. It is also called St. Basil's Cathedral. In the years 1555-1561 this building ordered to build Ivan the terrible to commemorate the capture of Kazan. Near the Kremlin is the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Be sure to check out his tragic story. If you are a believer, go on a pilgrimage to the intercession convent. There are relics of St. Matrona. This Orthodox Saint was blind from birth and had the gift of foresight and healing. Her Holy relics has not dried up the stream of people, since many believe in their healing power.Moscow is famous for its long history, so here you will find a lot of monuments and obelisks dedicated to famous people. The keepers of history are architectural monuments and buildings of the capital: the house of Mazepa, Gostiny Dvor, house of Pashkov, and others. Visit the Moscow Museum-reserve "Tsaritsyno". It belongs to the cultural monuments of the XVIII-XIX centuries. View the Grand Palace, built by order of Catherine the great in pseudo-Gothic style (architect V. I. Bazhenov). If the weather is good, stroll through the stately alleys of the Park Tsaritsyno. There you can see the romantic grottos, bridges and gazebos. Embark on a themed tour and discover, for example, "Bulgakov Moscow" or "Moscow mystical". These trips abound in the capital. Use the chance to visit one of the largest museums in the world – the Tretyakov gallery. There you will get acquainted with the works of artists, paintings which are a real pride of fine arts of Russia. Take a stroll in one of Moscow parks. Many of them (for example, the Museum-reserve "Kolomenskoye"), it is possible not only to relax in nature, but also to see interesting architectural ensembles.Lovers of fairs, exhibitions and art can go in the "Expo-Centre "Crocus-Expo", the Museum of fine arts. Pushkin or at ENEA. The exhibitions include works of art of different styles and trends. Interesting and thematic exhibitions, for example, on the theme of space.You can also go to any music concert, the events are held in Moscow regularly. In the capital's cinemas your attention is invited to preview new movies, and the theaters of the capital, for sure, will delight you with another interesting production and a great game. Relaxing with the kids, go to the Moscow zoo or the Fantasy Park. The last offers a wide range of attractions and entertainment. Stay in this Park will satisfy, and adults.Enjoy the beauty of the environs of the capital, take a trip on the Moscow manors. There you can relax with the whole family in the nature, to participate in excursions and to learn the history of these places.
Where to go, what to see in Moscow
Moscow – heart of Russia. Here the business and cultural life of the country. Entertainment, places for recreation and tourism, historical and shopping centers, restaurants, clubs – the city is just full of options and programmes of entertainment.
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Where to go, what to see in Moscow