Moscow City

moscow – москва

The capital of Russia. The city was first mentioned in chronicles in 1147. The major sights are located in the center of Moscow. One full day is required to see the Kremlin, Red Square, Kremlin Cathedrals, Armory, Diamond Fund and to take a walk across the central part of Moscow to see the KGB headquarters, monument to the founder of Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre, GUM, State Duma (Russian Parliament) and some other monuments and historic buildings.

Red Square at daytime.

Red Square at night.

GUM at daytime.

GUM at night.

Saint Basil's Cathedral.

The Saviour Tower.

The History Museum.

The Kremlin. River view.

Inside the Kremlin walls. The Assumption Cathedral.

The Annunciation Cathedral.

The Archangel Cathedral.

The Bell Tower.

The City.

The Victory Park.

The Moscow University.

The Bolshoi Theatre.

The KGB Headquarters in Lubyanka Square.

The Kosmos Hotel and statue of Charle de Gaulle.

The Space Museum.

The Novodevichy Convent.

The  Cathedral of Christ the Saviour and statue of Peter the Great.

The Moskva River.

The Triumphal Arch.