Moscow is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Moscow one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Moscow is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Moscow or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Moscow. Explore the historical monuments of Moscow with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Moscow guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Moscow page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Moscow landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Moscow.
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Kremlin, Moscow, Russia, 103073
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Kremlin is a walled-in complex of cathedrals, situated on the southern side of Kutafia Tower. The place is famous for its political and historic significances. For the ancient wonderful architecture, the place has a unique charm, which makes this place worth visiting. The Senate Palace opens to the public, including the Armoury, Patriarch's Pal...
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2 Krasnaya Ploshchad,, Moscow, Russia
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is one of the popular and very well known tourist destinations of Moscow. Originally a Cathedral, famous for exclusive interior design and unique architecture – the museum is worthy enough to visit for the visitors. The interior is a maze of galleries winding from chapel to chapel and level to level via narrow stairways and low arches. T...
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Borovitskaya ulitsa | Kremlin, Moscow, Russia
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
If you are visiting Moscow, then mark this as one of your top places. The Cathedral of the Archangel is mostly visited for its amazing architecture and great historic significance. For visitors, it is one of the best and convenient places to visit in Moscow. The Cathedral of the Archangel would take a few minutes from the center of the city to reac...
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Red Square, Moscow, Russia
10:00 am - 01:00 pm
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. Bein...
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Volkhonka Ulitsa, Metro: Kropotkinskaya, Moscow, Russia
09:30 am - 06:30 pm
The Cathedral of Christ is a cathedral in Moscow, Russia, on the northern bank of the Moskva River, a few blocks southwest of the Kremlin. The place is famous for its religious and historic significances. For the ancient wonderful architecture, the place has a unique charm, which makes this place worth a visit. Though ...
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10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Terem Palace is a historical building in the Moscow Kremlin, Russia, which used to be the main residence of the Russian Tsars in the 17th century. Currently, the structure is not accessible to the public, as it belongs to the official residence of the President of Russia. It is however a wonderful attraction of Moscow. This...
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Ulitsa Kosygina 18, Moscow, Russia
Sparrow Hills is one of the highest points in Moscow and offers a panoramic view of the city. Great place to take a break from sightseeing and enjoy a picnic. Many visitors, as well as tourists come to this place throughout the year; In addition, it has become a nice tradition for newly married couples to visit the place. Visitors can take an eleva...
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Ulitsa Varvarka , Kitai-Gorod , east the kremlin, Moscow, Russia (Kitai - Gorod)
Varvarka is a street in Moscow and probably the most famous and the oldest street in Moscow. It is one of the three main streets of Kitai-Gorod. This street has preserved many churches and the old atmosphere of Kitai-Gorod. Being one of the most famous place and a great historic spot in Moscow, the place is well connected with the local transport. ...
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on Kremlin grounds, Moscow, Russia
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Armory Chamber, a treasure-house, is a part of the Grand Kremlin Palace’s complex. The museum collections were based on the arms, armor, and other valuable objects gathered from the country's chief armories and storehouses. The museum also contains a unique collection of decorated weapons, coronations paraphernalia, church utensils, jewel...
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14 Neglinnaya ulitsa, 3-7, Moscow, Russia (Philistine)
08:00 am - 10:00 pm
There is no better way to spend a winter afternoon then at the Banya! Sanduny is the oldest and most luxurious Banya in the city. The Gothic Room is like a work of art with its rich wood carving, and the main shower room has an aristocratic Roman feel to it. You can go with your child but more than children, this place can be enjoyed by adults or t...