Central Lenin Museum
Part Russian Revival, part neo-Renaissance, this red-brick beauty was built in the 1890s as the Moscow City Hall. It’s better known for...
State History Museum
At the northern end of Red Square, the State History Museum has an enormous collection covering the whole Russian empire from the time...
House of Unions & State Duma
The buildings lining Okhotny ryad, just north of Tverskaya ul, serve official functions. The glowering State Duma was erected in the...
Red Square, 1
Appropriately for a place located in the State History Museum, the chefs are real historians, successfully re-creating the cuisine that...
Archaeological Museum information
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An excavation of Voskresensky most (Voskresensky Bridge), which used to span the Neglinnaya River and commence the road to Tver, uncovered coins, clothing and other artefacts from old Moscow. The museum displaying these treasures is situated in a 7m-deep underground pavilion that was formed during the excavation itself. The entrance is at the base of the Four Seasons Hotel Moskva.