Lenins Mausoleum

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  • Address: Red Square, Moscow, Russia
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 01:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Tomb, Heritage Building

Lenins Mausoleum - Review

Lenin's Mausoleum also known as Lenin's Tomb, situated in Red Square in the center of Moscow, and is the mausoleum that serves as the current resting place of Vladimir Lenin. Visitors are required to show respect while in the tomb.Photography inside the mausoleum is forbidden, as are talking, smoking, keeping hands in pockets, or wearing hats. Being one of the most famous places in Moscow, the place is well connected with the local transport. Local cabs are available from anywhere of the city to reach the place, whereas one can opt for the metro rail services to reach this place.

Lenins Mausoleum Information

  • Visitors have to wait in lines to see Lenin's body.
  • All electronic items must be checked in a nearby building.
  • Before enter the mausoleum, armed police or military guards search visitors.

How To reach Lenins Mausoleum by Public Transport

  • Ploshchad Revolyutsii Metro Station

Restaurants Near Lenins Mausoleum

  • Pane & Olio – Pizza
  • Hachapuri – Cafeteria
  • Pancho Villa – Fajitas

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  • Lenins Mausoleum Address: Red Square, Moscow, Russia
  • Lenins Mausoleum Timing: 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Lenins Mausoleum Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Lenins Mausoleum: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Lenins Mausoleum

  • 34.73% of people who visit Moscow include Lenins Mausoleum in their plan

  • 76.01% of people start their Lenins Mausoleum visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Lenins Mausoleum

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

81.68% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lenins Mausoleum

People normally club together Moscow Church Of Christ and Izmaylovo Market while planning their visit to Lenins Mausoleum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • Exactly what one should expect when visiting a mausoleum. Taking pictures not allowed, entry is free, but there's usually a long queue (it moves pretty quickly though). You are able to see Lenin for dozen of seconds when slowly and quietly walking by. Seemed well preserved. Go before he's buried! :) probably won't take much longer.

  • one of most memorable experiences in Moscow — seeing Lenin with my own eyes. exteremely well preserved, extremely long line under the sun. the mausoleum is right across the GUM mall on the Red Square. beware that the gate closes exactly at 13:00, no matter how long people have waited to enter. make sure you start queueing before 11 AM. no ticket is necessary, it’s free.

  • The experience of a lifetime. Overwhelming and unforgettable. Better go there around 9am and wait in line rather than later since they close at 1pm. Line forms on the right handside not in the front. Please be quite and respectful of one of the most influential figures of the history. Visit Stalin's grave just behind the mausoleum too.

  • One of the must go location in red square. You should not miss this location. Plan well since this mausoleum close by 1pm every day and they are closed on Mondays. There will be a huge queue so plan in advance.

  • From Lenin's massive head (Ulan Ude, Russia) to his Mausoleum in Moscow... I have experienced this aspect of Russia. If you are traveling within Russia - these are must see/experience "rights of passage" as the old saying goes!

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