The apex of Russian political power and once the centre of the Orthodox Church, the Kremlin is not only the kernel of Moscow but of the...
Ivan The Great Bell Tower
With its two golden domes rising above the eastern side of Sobornaya ploshchad, the Ivan the Great Bell Tower is the Kremlin's tallest...
On the northern side of Sobornaya ploshchad, with five golden helmet domes and four semicircular gables facing the square, the...
Kremlin Ballet Theatre
The Bolshoi Theatre doesn’t have a monopoly on ballet in Moscow. Leading dancers also appear with the Kremlin Ballet and the Moscow...
Lonely Planet review
The Kremlin is the symbol of the Russian state. From here Ivan the Terrible unleashed his terror, Napoleon watched Moscow burn, Lenin fashioned the dictatorship of the proletariat, Gorbachev orchestrated perestroika (restructuring) and Yeltsin concocted the New Russia.